Poetry

War! War! War!

Contempt and resentment in mirth do swing When over Man they rule They are the master minds of war Like famished vultures, for victims they hunt! The fiend in Man then awakens- On a rampage it sets out- Causing desolation all around Brutally massacring the innocent populace! Ruthlessly the babes […]

October 9, 2016 · 2 comments · Poetry

Glacier

There is a glacier Inside me A frozen river That does not flow No wonder My heart has become Hard as stone and There is no spark to show It requires some fire To melt Some tender care Some warmth heart – felt And lots of love To be kept […]

October 9, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Saturday Night Fever

It is a week- day. It is fun to be out, Till the wee hours of the morn Stolen from the night before, Scantily clad and alluring You dance on your toes Vulgarly moving your hips To the slow raging pop music That swings you around On your partner’s waist […]

October 2, 2016 · 3 comments · Poetry

Turtle Walk

People with meager wages unloading boxes by the river passage a stranger comes who believes in sages kith and kin of some unknown friend gathered there to see farewell cloud bursts with anger then a sudden rain there is nothing to explain after what happened a turtle come aside out […]

October 2, 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. Its translation is done by Mr. NV Subbaraman, he lives in Chennai. Chapter 51 Judging the people for confidence   அதிகாரம் 51 தெரிந்து தெளிதல்                                                                               ~*~ Original அறம்பொருள் இன்பம் உயிர் அச்சம் […]

October 2, 2016 · 4 comments · Poetry

The Sea

See the sea outside, apart Feel the ocean, inside my heart, Where the  waves  look  contained Yet , no less turbulent they remained The  inner ocean cries And spills out of my eyes Outer ocean sheds tears Through the skies No one will ever know Both seas have lost their […]

October 2, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Talkin’ India

India has a role to play in the world free from corruption, injustice and suppression, to be an example for the earth and man of democracy and politics that can. Today it is rich and poor at once standing on the crossroads of new endeavors where demons of the past […]

October 2, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Music

The titillating music Flowed melodiously From somewhere far away It reached my ears That longed to hear Some beautiful melody It swung me from my reverie Into which I had trailed Unknowingly into lands unknown There I grazed with my eyes The receding, fading beauty of nature That once bloomed […]

September 25, 2016 · 4 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. Its translation is done by Mr. NV Subbaraman, he lives in Chennai. CHAPTER FIFTY                                                  JUDGING THE PLACE                                                      அதிகாரம் 50 இடன் அறிதல்                                                                               ~*~ Original  தொடங்கற்க எவ்வினையும் எள்ளற்க முற்றும் இடம்கண்ட […]

September 25, 2016 · 2 comments · Poetry

Reminiscence

Sitting  on  the  vast Expanse  of  sandy  beach Throwing  pebbles  in the  sea, and Watching  the  waves  reach My  feet As  if  to  greet The  memory  of The  halcyon  days Climbing  trees Running  with  breeze, Paper  boat  race, Butterfly   chase Unbridled  laughter, Untiring   vigour, No  inertia, No  stupor, Life was  […]

September 25, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry