FRIEND WITH BIRDS (Part I)

In the great creations of the Lord Almighty
Birds are wonderful in its wonderful variety
A heaven indeed for the bird watchers pleasant
In its sanctuaries all over for merriment!

Following the Flowers  speak a few days back
Here are the birds who spoke to me – a nice cake!
 

Bat-it cannot-but we can: Why do you sport my name?
I said with pride: We have Tendulkars and Gavaskars!

 

Bulbul asked with a smile: Can you sing like me?
Said I with smiles: Yes we have bul bul dharas!,

Cormorant asked cryptically: Can you live like us?
Said I with my strength: You can not as much as I do in land!!!!

Crane asked of me with clarity: Can you climb up like us?
Said I with a penchant: Look at the aircraft flying over your head!

CROW

Crow asked with you joy: What do you think of us?
Said I politely: You are my conscience keeper!.

Cuckoo in its voice melodious asked: Can you sing like our tribe?
With a sense of pride I told: We have amidst us melody kings and queens!

Dove with its penchant told: We are the ambassadors of peace!
I replied majestically: That is why we lift you up and leave you in the air
To spread our message of peace and harmony every where!

Duck said happily: It is a pleasure to swim in water!
I replied  sadly: That is why and how we duck!

Eagle asked in its voice sad: Are you not happy with my sight?
I told in vain: Not like that but……………………………

Emu asked with pride: Why not you visit Australia to enjoy the view of our clan?
I said with pleasure: I shall come along with our cricketers  next season!

Falcon in its beauty asked: Are you ready for the game?
I said with fear: Yes ready but…………………………

Flamingo with a pride of its color asked: Are you envy of our color?
In joy I told : You are one of the lovely creations of nature in tower!

 

(To be continued)

 

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Rose Flower Speaks…………..

How do you plant foxglove seeds?

How many varieties of flowers in the world do you know?
They are in thousands all over the world varieties known!
Unknown may be in further thousands awesome colors and scent
They have their own meanings spiritual, mystical and magical!

But we the roses are the kings and queens in the kingdom of flowers
Hundreds of varieties we are and love and affection we shower
Pink rose, prim rose, white rose, rosy rose in colors different
We are loved by you all as we do all over the world sufficient!

National flower of Americas we are, loved by Chacha Nehru
Children and seniors, Gods and men all love keeping us through
Among us, many who spread aroma lovely around us
Our color carries you all everywhere in our wings!

No rose without thorns philosophically you say and preach
Yes; no pains no gains you must also know how we grow and reach!
We give peace and pleasure who see and wear, taste and enjoy
Please make your world peaceful and prosperous, happy and healthy!

Varieties of roses in scores!!1

 

It was on 7th October 1986, ROSE flower was designated as U S National Flower and today’s post is to commemorate the occasion!

“LIFE’S LIGHT LEFT” THIS DAY-20th August

 

MY LIFE’S LIGHT WAS SHE.

My “Life’s Light Left” this day three years ago exact
Keeping me desolate among a crowd of greats-left
To fend for myself despite kith and kin with me
That is HIS will- Omniscient God- who loves me!

Together we were for more than four and a half decades
In thick and thin, in joy and sorrow near with her,
And away- far far away- leaving her to take care of  children
No murmurs, no expression of regret- all Mother’s grace!

The cruel hands of destiny and death carried away
My beloved better half-years three are gone
Gone with the times remaining every minute
In my thoughts with misery unbearable-absolute!

 

Seen off at Kadapa railway station on our way to Kolkatta to receive Micheal Madhsudhan  Academy Award twenty years ago.

 

 

August 06- International Friendship Day!

 

Friend in need is a friend indeed – a saying goes
Your friends will see you in your prosperity
You will see your friend in your adversity
Understanding each other is indeed friendship

Friendship is not mere smile on face
Friendship is the smiling heart’s embrace!
Friendship hastens help in mishaps
Like hands picking up the dress that slips!

Not to laugh is friendship made
But to hit when faults exceed!
International Friendship Day is sixth August
Let us promote in a manner quite august!

 

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August 06- International Forgiveness Day !

To punish is human to forgive is Divine
To forget is human to forgive is Divine
To say yes to punishment is human unfair
To say no to punishment is Divine –quite fair!

Forgiveness is giving up resentment and anger
Forgiving is granting free pardon to the wrong doer!
August sixth –first Sunday of each august August
International Forgiveness day is robust!

“Love all and serve all” paves path for forgiveness pure
“Help ever, hurt never” spreads red carpet quite sure
Let us take to the path Divine, forget and forgive
Lord Almighty in all HIS compassion, takes to Heaven!

 

SLAVE OF LOVE

 

In the noble creation of the great God Almighty
All living beings be tied to the bond of love tightly
To promote, nurture and nourish sweet peace and harmony
Among young and old, read and unread, poor and rich surely!

“Love all serve all”, “help ever hurt never’ policy sure
The foundation of making us “SLAVE OF LOVE” ever pure
That indeed is the purpose of His creation – wonder
Each for all and all for each cemented by love-ponder!

Love is truth and truth is love, truth is God and God is truth
Love therefore is God and God is Love an eternal truth
To be a SLAVE of LOVE is to be the SLAVE of GOD sure
I am proud to be a SLAVE OF LOVE quite pleasant and pure!

 

OH, MY SWEETEST LOVE!

This is the poetic tributes of Sow. Nivetha , awaiting XII results, to

her beloved MOTHER on this year’s MOTHERS DAY.

Oh, my sweetest Love, my beloved mother
Who else can be sweeter than you, a feather?
But for you, I could not be here on this world
I can make this known to the world very bold.

Oh, my sweetest love, my beloved mother
Who can travel with you for long with flower?
I can help you till I am with you joyously
You are my great wealth serving me happily!

Oh, my sweetest love, my beloved mother,
Who can solve all my problems nice and smoother?
Sure I am not here to hurt you any more
I give all my love within and out walls four!

 

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