POETRY

REFLECTING ON. AS A YEAR COMES.

For the love of writing With the thrill of ride For the joy of thinking With a canvas so wide To nature’s hallways To its rhythmic slopes To nature’s galleries Through its sky ropes For the love of writing In the mood of romantics For the pull of reflecting In the league of semantics My story in 366 days My ...

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THERE WE CALL HOME..

Where do we call home. Where do we seek life. Where do we come from. Where do we sing life. Where do we go. What do we live for. When do we take sides. What do we die for. A name was given to you. A name you became. A man was thought about. A man you became. Where is ...

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IT IS THE DEV DIWALI NIGHT

The sky is lit with countless lamps Souls, bathed in light, shine bright On the Ganga ghats and its ramps The water breathes the eternal light With multitudes, the Ganga flows And the panorama weaves a night Slowly, the evening bloom grows Getting younger, holding us tight It’s the day when Gods descend And we all pray in aesthetic accent ...

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THIRD POEM, FOURTH PROLOGUE

The third poem and the fourth prologue Just like this day, just like that dialogue Roaming in thoughts, roaming in the wild Dancing in the sun, dancing like a child Just yet another day that you got right Just yet another night that talks bright When words flow to find hidden places When rhymes gel to carve new spaces It ...

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LOVE IN THOSE HEADY DAYS

Love in those heady days Fulsome with all its heady ways When she would say it all When he would do it all Where he would go There she would go There silence had no place Words were all to fill the space Love in those heady days Fulsome with all its heady ways When it wasn’t planned When it ...

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LIFE HAS BEEN ON THIS JOURNEY OF COEXISTENCE FOR YOU

The horizon was all blank when you had seen it then With undefined images and virgin transcendentalism A lot has changed since then, in you and in your life With images, speaking to you, or at times confusing You experience existences, you try to write identities Something that has been the driver of change for you All those years of ...

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EVEN IF YOU KNEW YOU WERE PURE IN YOUR HEART

You were never right to say it wasn’t wrong You were never wrong to feel something was amiss Coz you never realized which side you were Coz you never realized where you belonged Until words became too hollow to hold any further It was always a square or a circle with trapeze And not the straight line you had in ...

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O KRISHNA

O Krishna You are the epitome of love Of its purest expression O Krishna Your ways are mysterious Its divinity transcendental O Krishna, Feeling You is like Looking at life’s joys O Krishna You show us the way to live To love, and to be O Krishna Show me the light To see the life as it has to be ...

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SIMPLICITY OF SHYAM, MYSTICISM OF KRISHNA

The beauty of black that It radiates The light in the darkness that it shows While thinking of You on this journey While singing of Your mystical aura The simplicity of Shyam that captivates The mysticism of Krishna that transcends In a God’s abode that belongs to us On a journey with no beginning and end You are the voice ...

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O KRISHNA, YOUR NIGHT AGAIN

O dear Krishna, Well, it’s one year, When I had made, A plea so clear.. Now, that it is the time, For you to manifest again Now, that You have, Arrived again.. I am asking for, That mutual talk I am speaking of That silent walk.. You are the Source You are the Soul You are the world You are ...

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