chandra thiagarajan


A Promise to eradicate illiteracy


A Promise to eradicate
Illiteracy
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  • Valsa George (6/25/2013 2:00:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem declaring the resolution of a nation to eradicate illiteracy and come to the light of knowledge and enlightenment! Great thoughts powerfully rendered in rhyming verse! Enjoyed this beautiful write and a10 for the exceptional brilliance exhibited here! (Report) Reply

  • * Sunprincess * (1/26/2013 8:35:00 AM)

    dear I agree with UNESCO there should be a war launched on illiteracy, how can humanity leave one child uneducated..this is a powerful write..and I congratulate you! (Report) Reply

  • Manjula Reddy (11/14/2012 2:38:00 AM)

    Very well done. Illiteracy and an attempt to overcome.
    The poem flows well and is powerful in content.
    It would be nice if you could add a stanza about when this program was started, the year and under whose government. That would date the piece and turn the poem into a chronicle. (Report) Reply

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