Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Non rebirth is not God’s wish.


Not to die till I die is my goal.
To compete for food, sex and shelter
Is the struggles that give anxieties
Rather than pleasantness in one’s life.

Be him rich or poor, he is filled with
Sufferings that encompass happiness,
Pains that eclipse pleasure and losses
That pester him despite gains in store.

Rebirth is not worth seeking in life.
Resenting rebirth is in the card.
I am in tune with all religions
That advocate for seeking no rebirth.

Getting rid of rebirth is the bliss.
If it’s so, the best way for one to stop
The rebirth is stop reproductions,
Giving no birth. Is it God’s wishes?
08.10.2013

Submitted: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 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 (Non rebirth is not God’s wish. by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar. )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

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

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -42, Ronjoy Brahma
  2. Clubfoot, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  3. Cabaret Ludwig, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  4. love is, Gicaniro Will
  5. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -41, Ronjoy Brahma
  6. Prayer and love, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  7. Not to be in surplus, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  8. Volunteers, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  9. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -39, Ronjoy Brahma
  10. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -40, Ronjoy Brahma

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

Kind solace in a dying hour!
Such, father, is not (now) my theme-
I will not madly deem that power
Of Earth may shrive me of the sin
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jacques Prevert

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]