Treasure Island

Subbaraman N V

(31st July 1941 / Karaikkudi - Tamilnadu- India)

A STUDENT'S PRAYER


Oh! Goddess of knowledge and wisdom!
Many born with me have no source
To pursue education with resource
Which I am blessed thanks to my parents
Who sacrifice all their money and comforts
To make me well read with quality
So that I may serve them and society!

Help me concentrate on my goal
In all sincerity with my heart and soul!
Knowledge is precious wisdom more
That help me locate what is core
In life with the guidance of my Master
Whom I revere as your Messenger!

Submitted: Friday, September 14, 2007
Edited: Saturday, April 09, 2011

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  • Gita Ashok (6/8/2010 12:42:00 AM)

    Fantastic. This is the prayer that has been going down from one generation to the other. It took me back to my own school days and I remembered the anecdotes my father told me about his own school days. Now here I am looking at my children's high school days! (Report) Reply

  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (10/30/2009 8:39:00 AM)

    Oh! Goddess of knowledge and wisdom!
    Many born with me have no source
    To pursue education with resource..............very nice poemand educative too...eserves....10

    read mine son...no teacher please..smiley (Report) Reply

  • surya . (7/5/2009 12:14:00 AM)

    like father, like son. a good investment in education for the well being of the progeny.very nice write
    voted10
    surya (Report) Reply

  • Sathyanarayana M V S (8/29/2008 2:26:00 AM)

    A humble, ideal and sincere prayer of a student....with commitments to the society..very well written...ideal for every one to follow....I feel it is very difficult to compose prayers like this. Your capabilities are phenomenal Sir.
    with regards
    sathya (Report) Reply

  • Mamta Agarwal (6/29/2008 1:43:00 AM)

    gratitude is becoming a rare virtue these days. i wish more students felt this way. very good message and well composed. (Report) Reply

  • Rema Prasanna (5/23/2008 1:17:00 AM)

    Virtuous student prays for the right motive, let his prayer be answered, a good write with a meaningful message (Report) Reply

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