Hardik Vaidya

Rookie - 314 Points (26 Dec 1969, I won't be dead till you know I am alive. / Mahuva, Gujarat, India.)

15th Of August 2014 - India's Independence Day.

Freedom is kept, never won.
Treasured in the womb of our consciousness.
Practised every passing moment.
Grown, tendered, nurtured, across time.
Rooted in the individual minority of us all.
It never dies, was spoken about in every epoch past.
Indestructible by fire, wind, water and nature.
Given by god, to gods within.
Burning bright incessantly,
Brining light of knowledge, diversity and dissent.
Ever aligned to the supreme sublime.
We live free, forever.

Submitted: Friday, August 15, 2014

Topic of this poem: freedom

Do you like this poem?
1 person liked.
0 person did not like.


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Mankind was never enslaved by external forces, sections of it chose willingly to be stripped of their freedom. Freedom is a cosmic truth and is ever present regardless of time.

Comments about this poem (15th Of August 2014 - India's Independence Day. by Hardik Vaidya )

  • Freshman - 816 Points Leslie Philibert (8/15/2014 8:05:00 AM)

    Like the poem, but is freedom a cosmic truth? you mean, universal, I think (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 19,088 Points Valsa George (8/15/2014 1:44:00 AM)

    'Born free, but fettered everywhere'...... It is a contrary thought! So which is correct.... so disputable! To some extent man's freedom and slavery are within man himself! Enjoyed this poem... a little off the track! (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
[Hata Bildir]