Category: English Poetry

These posts include my poems written in English and express my take on all that I observe around me. Every day, every person and every event is a new learning!

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Worshipping False Gods

Book on The Parliamentary System Took on Missionaries in India Showed who were Harvesting Our Souls Rode into The World of Fatwas or the Sharia in Action Recounted Hindu Temples – What Happened to...

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Rama of Ayodhya

Play to listen In the land where Rama pervades Moh, Lobh, Krodh and Kaam We are asked to prove the existence of our beloved Sri Ram   In the land where Rama has a...

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Miracle

You plundered my Temple You ravaged my Heritage Wringing my hands in helplessness I fumed in burning outrage You preyed on my culture You clawed away my pride Blinded in Universalness I took it in my stride...

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Liberaldom

To cover the wounds of FGM People with know-it-all Wisdom Squelched the voices seeking Liberation Declared cries for justice as Venom Herded the other half  into Purdahdom   Impressed with this ‘no Rhyme no Reason’ The Fairer...

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Don’t be afraid

The words of reassurance Ostensibly redressing our grievance ‘Don’t be afraid’ Our own Hand Can be claimed by the party grand What a solemn Stand A glance cursory Into the brittle mirror of memory...

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Transformation – Unbound!

Since I follow the Lunar Calendar, there is still time for the New Year as far as I am concerned. In the glocal world where everyone makes merry and rejoices on this event, every...

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The Call To Be Good!

As I write To right History’s slight I get a call And we make talk small   Me and my bro Celebrity so-and-so Troubled by deceit Says the world is not so neat  ...

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India Is an Intolerant Country

India Is An Intolerant Country Play to listen India is an Intolerant country where one can talk about beating Rama with slippers and then mock Ramayana through mythification India is an Intolerant country where...

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A Tribute to Dr A P J Abdul Kalam

Today is the birthday of one of my favourite people in the world! It might seem strange that I count among my favourite people a man who I never met in person but that’s...

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Old Man Geelu!

The inspiration for this heavily inspired rhyme  came from one of the sane voices from Kashmir – the voice that wants lasting peace and knows that the current situation in Kashmir is not what the ‘alleged’...