Poetry

The Demons!

What a gorgeous day it was! The majestic sun shone in all its glory Within its folds bliss wrapped the earth Merrily the leaves sang as the branches did A swaying dance to the melodious gentle breeze The birds chirped harmoniously The animals frisked around the tree Sheltered under its […]

July 31, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

A Beggar on his Death

On a certain day When the pitiless sun Was at her malevolent best On a certain busy street souls swamp like bees On a nectar Making for their daily bread tired traders licked the sweats From thier tired pours At a certain broken boulevard Made from broken blocks Stood a […]

July 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

सुना है

सुना  है  लोगों  से  हमने  कि वो  दिल  दरिया  है मेरे  लिये  तो  उसमें  एक  बूँद  भर  पानी  भी  नहीं सुना   है  आबशारों   से   मुक़ाबिल  होता  है अब  तो  लेकिन  वहाँ  दरिया  सी  रवानी  भी  नहीं सुना   है   उसने   कभी   प्यार  किया   था   हमसे कहने  सुनने  को  मगर  अब  वो  […]

July 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

The Fiends

They assembled for celebrations Unaware, fiends were on the watch Treacherously hidden in a truck That rolled on the streets like the devil The eagles and hawks confined inside Armed and saddled with deadly bombs  Hungry for human blood like vampires Driven out of graves to suck and bleed Innocent […]

July 31, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Here is Valluvar’s Voice

Following is the translation of Thirukkural, a discourse on ethics, its author is Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar who lived around 3rd Century. It’s translation is done by Mr. NV Subbaraman, he lives in Chennai.                                                                               ~*~ Original அறிவற்றம் காக்கும் கருவி; செறுவார்க்கும் உள்ளழிக்கல் ஆகா அறம். Pronunciation Arivatram kaakkum karuvi seruvaarkkum ULLazhikkal aakaa aram. Translation […]

July 29, 2016 · 3 comments · Poetry

फ़रिश्ता

बहुत  सी  ग़लतियाँ  करके  भी  हम  सलामत  हैं फ़लक  पे  दूर   हमारा  भी   निगहबान   है  कोई कभी  ऐसा  भी  होता  है  कि  हिम्मत  पस्त  हो जाये तभी  वो   हौसला   देता   है,  मेहरबान   है   कोई कभी  घबरा  के  जब   कहते   हैं  हम   मर  जायेंगे वही  जीना  सिखाता   है,  वो  राज़दान  है   […]

July 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

The Cruel Sea

It rained incessantly for days together Inundating every nook and corner Like an angry lion it raged over the plains Helplessly everyone stood glaring at it Completely lost, clueless of an escape For a rescue they waited till evening Circumventing their watery death eyeing them hungrily! A Mother hugging her […]

July 24, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Here is Valluvar’s Voice

Following is the translation of Thirukkural, a discourse on ethics, its author is Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar who lived around 3rd Century. It’s translation is done by Mr. NV Subbaraman, he lives in Chennai.                                                                               ~*~   செல்வத்துள் செல்வம் செவிச்செல்வம்;அச்செல்வம் செல்வத்துள் எல்லாம் தலை. Pronunciation SelvaththuL selvam sevichchelvam; accchelvam SelvaththuL ellAm thalai. Translation Listening […]

July 24, 2016 · 9 comments · Poetry

Here is Valluvar’s Voice

Following is the translation of Thirukkural, a discourse on ethics, its author is Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar who lived around 3rd Century. It’s translation is done by Mr. NV Subbaraman, he lives in Chennai.                                                                               ~*~ அரங்கு இன்றி வட்டுஆடி யற்றே நிரம்பிய நூல் இன்றி கொட்டிக் கொளல் Pronunciation Aranguindri vattuaadi yatrae nirambiya Noolindri kottik koLal. […]

July 17, 2016 · 10 comments · Poetry

मुझे जीने दो

मुझे  जी  लेने  दो ये  आखिरी  घड़ियाँ  अब  तो अभी  तलक  तो  बस औरों  ने  जिया  है  मुझको कभी  रिवाज़, कभी फ़र्ज़  की  दुहाई  दे खुद  से  तो  मुतमईन होने  नहीं  दिया  मुझको रेत  की  तरह  हाथों  से फिसल  गये  लमहे रही  प्यासी  नदी  सी ख़ल्क़  ने  पिया  मुझको दर-ओ-दीवार  […]

July 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry