Sunday, January 29, 2012

Days and nights

Days and nights
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Gone were
Those days
Born were
Those nights
Who are
They now
Where are
They now
Death is
For body
------------Nagendra Bharathi

Friday, January 20, 2012

Time is tide

Time is tide
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Golden plate to
Broken plastic

Barren feet to
Business flight

Primary failed to
Political magnate

Best in class to
Bar and glass

Time is tide
Seek and hide
---------------Nagendra Bharathi

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Season and Reason

Season and Reason
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Each year has its
Own age
Each age has its
Own feeling
Each feeling has its
Own action
Each action has its
Own reason
Youth is reason
Age is season
------------------Nagendra Bharathi

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Madurai traits

Madurai traits
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Emotions erupt
Enjoy the tear
Emotions corrupt
Enter the fear
Swelling city
Swallowing huts
Temple band
Family bond
Fragrant jasmine
Peaceful idlies
Centre of state
Hundred of treats
------------------------Nagendra Bharathi

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Pregnant poet

Pregnant poet
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pregnant in meaning
Maiden in words
Poet
Pregnant in words
Maiden in meaning
Orator
Orators are many
Poets are few
-----------------------Nagendra Bharathi