Kavitha Krishnamurthy

(09 Jan / Chennai)

Lotus-the sovereign of flowers


Lotus the sovereign of flowers
A conspicuous blossom radiating bliss
Is brought up in the sluggish marsh
Adapts to the circumstances and stands as a winner
Gets the warmth from the compassionate sun
Transforms from the bud into a stunning flower
Unites with the cronies, they form a crew
Each flower competing to get its share
The competition is healthy, they live in accord
Dewdrops that symbolizes sorrow
Touches the leaves but does not sway the flower's grit
An icon of determination, a tutor of life

Submitted: Wednesday, March 07, 2007
Edited: Friday, January 28, 2011
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