Post more comments
Want a gift card for being active Forum member? Post comments and win $25 gift card every week.
Rules:
PoemHunter.com will be giving away Amazon.com gift cards (worth $75 in total) every week to first three members ($25 each) who participate most in our forum discussions. You just have to post comments on forum pages, poet pages or poem pages anywhere inside PoemHunter.com
Comments posted needs to be in different pages. Posting more than 1 comment on the same page will only be counted once.
Members can not post comments without being logged in.
PoemHunter.com has the right to cancel or edit this contest.
PoemHunter.com has a right to disqualify or ban member(s) without providing any type of reason, belief or proof in regards to any type of illegal activity or fraud.

hasmukh amathalal

(17/05/1947 / Vadali, Dist: - sabarkantha, Gujarat, India)

No early end


It brought no early end to anxiety
It was dry spell sans rainy day
The earth was torn apart
The green grass had already departed

All eyes were watching towards sky
Only one question was in mind” why”?
Why no sufficient rainfall this year?
We wanted dazzling and little rain drops to hear

Entire desert area was short of rain fall
As if to swallow animals, birds and all
It was still far to show the rain sign
The rainfall was not to begin

We all thought “it is our sin”
The animals were unnecessarily brought in
They must have water through out the year
“They may starve and become extinct” we feared

The priest, villagers and elderly persons prayed
For early rain and concern was conveyed
It was through hymns and sincere prayers
“There will be rain certainly” said sooth Sayers

It played miracle
The clouds heavily rushed in circle
Down poured from all the direction
It was heavenly bless with timely action

It saved not only whole of the area
But animals, birds with heart felt pleas
All dams were full to their capacity
It was really happy sign and relieved our worries

He is only one creator
But in true sense protector
Great healer and actor
Our true guide and mentor

* True story experienced by our region *

Submitted: Thursday, July 18, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 19, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (No early end by hasmukh amathalal )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 6 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

New Poems

  1. Who Sees What And From Where, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  2. The Finest Age, Edgar Albert Guest
  3. Raisin Pie, Edgar Albert Guest
  4. The Home-town, Edgar Albert Guest
  5. Care-Free Youth, Edgar Albert Guest
  6. Preparedness, Edgar Albert Guest
  7. At Sugar Camp, Edgar Albert Guest
  8. The Man Who Couldn't Save, Edgar Albert Guest
  9. The Gentle Gardener, Edgar Albert Guest
  10. Poem is lost, gajanan mishra

Poem of the Day

poet George Gordon Byron

I speak not, I trace not, I breathe not thy name;
There is grief in the sound, there is guilt in the fame;
But the tear that now burns on my cheek may impart
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]