Gangadharan nair Pulingat..


Mural


Mural arts in temple structures
Most beautiful as monuments of culture
Where our predecessors shown
Their power of concentration and aesthetics
In such marvel pictures of divine characters

Mural arts in temples of India
Its brightness in colors of nature
A highly skilled artistic talent
Once such artistic talents lived here.

Mural arts in temples of India
In southern states more its sources
But dismay to see it in ruins
Immediate restoration, world's concern

Mural arts and paintings such marvel!
Of the cultural, and aesthetic senses
A property of world heritage
Time is fast going to preserve it.

In Kerala, Mural arts are many in temples
But upkeep and preservation poor
Still nice to see and entertain for art lovers
The proud legacy of our artists to remember.

Submitted: Saturday, July 05, 2014
Edited: Saturday, July 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: art


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Mural art peculiar to Indian old temples are to be protected in its beauty and technicality. A few lines.

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  • Veteran Poet - 4,767 Points Geetha Jayakumar (7/10/2014 9:31:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. Though I haven't visited many places in Kerala. Thank you for sharing with us and You have portrayed it very well in the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 5,536 Points Salini Nair (7/8/2014 12:39:00 AM)

    its unique to Kerala some way...........its reconstructions are taking place recent days..................... (Report) Reply

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