Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

(17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Medicine For Curing Bloody Redness Of His Angry Eyes!


Making the young children
…untrained in combating war to stand in front,

Standing behind these children,
the women were crying for their life at the instant,

they fell at the feet of the king,
begged for their land to be returned for living,

The king Pandya MAARan who wears
the shining garland, pitying for the children

cools his mind and it is the medicine
...for curing bloody redness of his angry eyes!

Submitted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, January 22, 2014

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Hi,
This poem 'Medicine for curing bloody redness of his angry eyes! ' is a translation of a poem from Tamil literature 'muththoLLaayiram'

தொழில்தேற்றாப் பாலகனை முன்நிறீஇப் பின்நின்
றழல்இலைவேல் காய்த்தினார் பெண்டிர் - கழலடைந்து
மண்ணிரத்தல் என்ப வயங்குதார் மாமாறன்
கண்ணிரத்தம் தீர்க்கும் மருந்து.73 முத்தொள்ளாயிரம்

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