Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Learn to sing


Let someone sing to you.
It lulls you from outside.
You are aware externally.
Let you yourself sing.
It lulls you from within.
You are aware inwardly.
Internal awareness is bliss.
25.10.2001, Pakd

Submitted: Wednesday, June 09, 2010
Edited: Saturday, June 12, 2010

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  • Lalitha iyer (6/9/2010 7:45:00 AM)

    Have you ever heard
    the melodies ringing inside you
    the lines of songs
    echoing as if from distant tunnels
    the music you can hear distinctly
    as if the Radio has been tuned inside you invisibly
    or someone you are bonded together
    by some telepathic or mesmeric fusion
    is singing into you, waking up the music in you........ (Report) Reply

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