Amitava Sur

Bronze Star - 5,745 Points (20.01.1950 / Kolkata)

In Search Of Love


The love I had been searching for
Found it at last

Loved her with love and lust,
But that love is now lost.

Now, again though I search the love
But with a little change of taste.

Not only a mere physical love
But a love being wide open.

A universal love I need
To reach me to a great height indeed! !

Where love and peace coexist
With it's amazing beauty.

Enabling me to experience
The eternity of it! ! !
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Amitava (25.8.2014)



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Submitted: Monday, August 25, 2014
Edited: Monday, August 25, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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  • Bronze Star - 5,720 Points Salini Nair (8/31/2014 1:20:00 AM)

    if love exist then peace eventually co exist............beautiful................ (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 5,319 Points Geetha Jayakumar (8/30/2014 9:48:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. This is eternal love. Love of soul. To travel on this path is hard because our thoughts are taking us to this path.. but once achieved, one will know the real meaning of life. This love cannot be snatched away by any time or anything. This love is within us. One has to go deeper into self to attain it. I loved this poem very much.
    Thanks for sharing with us. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,505 Points Dinesh Nair (8/28/2014 6:59:00 AM)

    The poet in introspection is seeking a feel of Platonic love that abounds in plenty amidst us if we see and recognise it. Small but powerful, the poem is insightful sir. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,121 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (8/27/2014 6:01:00 AM)

    Dream of deeper blisses realised in eternal love like a lotus dreaming a sweet morn and when it comes,
    a soul is born...........very well composed.....Amitavaji.....10/10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 840 Points Unwritten Soul (8/27/2014 5:18:00 AM)

    Loved it... Love is small but it empowers the owner...however.. Only unconditional true love and universal love can do that_soul (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 618 Points Jasbir Chatterjee (8/27/2014 4:14:00 AM)

    The search for the Ultimate is a never-ending one...but you are at least on the right track...Best of luck! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 33,905 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/27/2014 2:23:00 AM)

    Love is the requirement for the soul is one part but the body is for other..since body enjoys through soul yet spirituality is a basically love felt and realised by the soul only...lovely Amitva (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,662 Points Valsa George (8/26/2014 4:52:00 AM)

    A great poem of acceptance and resignation......! Your former love..... one of love, sex and lust mixed is now sublimated into a wider and more comprehensive form of love.... the universal love! A heart thirsting for love will be content with this sublime form of love and now you will be able to share it with many of those who are longing for love! A Great write Amitava and definitely you deserve a 10 (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 16,644 Points Akhtar Jawad (8/26/2014 1:08:00 AM)

    Where love and peace coexis
    tWith it's amazing beauty.
    a wonderful message in a great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 9,535 Points Roseann Shawiak (8/25/2014 10:30:00 PM)

    Amitava, it seems you have accepted the loss of your true love, and are now looking for a different type of love, not merely physical, but an all-encompassing love to take you into eternity. Moving forward towards it, now that you have defined what you're looking for. A very sad labor of love, yet some peaceful hope looking forward. (Report) Reply

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