yamuna

Story Of Yamuna #Poem

By Shruti: I was nurtured in the womb of God, I was born in the lap of the Himalayas Heaven and Earth celebrated my birth, Creation chose to name me- Yamuna. In my childhood, I was chirpy and...
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The Acid Burn #Poem

By Nazreen Fazal: I want to know Your thoughts that day, When you picked up that vial From the chemistry lab Turned right around and flung it on my face What were you thinking, When you saw the...
Journey

The Journey #Poem

By Disha Khemchandani: Treading softly on the shaky path, Holding on to a bag of hope, Undeterred, she looks around With expectant eyes. Carrying a tray of sufficient dreams, Passing it...
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The Big Fat Indian Stereotype # Poem

By Nazreen Fazal: They see curry on my plate And begin their sad monologue About how Indian I am Wisecracks about my limited career options And remarks on my 'pre-destined married life' Gaffs at ‘The...
star

[Poem] An Azure Star

By Hiren Mukherjee: I was the sentinel of the sky, Looking at the sky adorned with Clouds, stars, nebulas, I used to sing for myself. I was twenty or something then. One day, clouds on which...
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Living In A City That Lives Within

By Tanaya Singh: It was 7:00 am, A time when the utopian world is new, bathed, combed, perfumed and dressed up for the day. At a time when night’s smoke is far of the chimney, and the beginning awaits...
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[Poem] How Our Country Bleeds!

By Aishwarya Sharma: Blood dripping from the rafters Body parts lying around Sicken me to the core… Our great ‘leaders’ Have pimped themselves out Raped again and again All they can do is...
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[Poem] Speak Out!

Bloodshed, Tears, Grief, Anguish, Around me. And I stare with eyes wide open, As if blind. Do I care enough? Everyday I hear of death and destruction. Every dawn I throw a careless glance, At the...
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जीवन तुम रचती…

-कुंदन पांडे:  अपनों में सिमटी ममता में लिपटी खुद में खपती जीवन तुम रचती काया...