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Tuesday, 8 December 2015

The Old Banyan Tree


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The old Banyan Tree
In my village
Fell with a thundering noise.
People ran helter-shelter
many made a profit
And to many it saved
a month’s fuel
that was all.

The greatest Banyan tree
Of the country
The Mahatma
fell or rather was felled
it was 1948
that was not at all.

Till date
 his burnt-up limbs
are used and reused as fuel
 in all our politician’s career
to keep alive their cooking flame
A proverb comes here :
“Dead or alive
An elephant is worth
A thousand gold sovereigns.”

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

My Vision


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The obscure sky shadows 
My reckless efforts 
And  I stumble again 
Hitting against the 
Hard rock of fate 

The wound is raw
The heart broken 
Yet I gather each fragment 
with much care and solicitude
in case a tear may block my vision 
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