Dr. Yogesh Sharma

(1-7-1959 / india)


Underneath the wheel of Justice,
Lays crushed a puppy,
Good or bad, I can not say;
As who can judge a judge?
No one!

Alas! I do not feel the need to say:
Sorry for the departed soul,
Irrespective of its identity,
Whether the train burning butchers of Godhra?
Or poor Ram Bhaktas of ill fated Sabarmati.

But we are all puppy,
Destined to be crushed by,
The wheels of Time and Fate,
To cross the world,
On a chariot, booked by Destiny.

Bound by his unchangeable deliverance,
Being rotated with its wheels,
Blissful or distressing visage,
Placed under the eternal debt,
Only blessed by Him live to tell the tale.

Written by the Almighty,
Signifies nothing but unknown to all;
But vultures secular for the lust of power,
Brand the poor crushed puppy,
As the follower of faith of peace.

Submitted: Monday, July 15, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

N.B.: This poem is penned down to express disapproval on the behavior of so called secular politicians, shouting for Muslim votes and criticizing the Chief Minister of Gujarat Shri Narender Modi for his ‘puppet comments’ which was unnecessary linked to Muslims by India secularists.

Comments about this poem (PUPPY AND THE MAN by Dr. Yogesh Sharma )

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. My Salvation, Ruma Chaudhuri
  2. Handsome Guys And Crocodiles, Margaret Alice Second
  3. Blue!, Ronald Chapman
  4. A Mistake, Morgan Michaels
  5. Cold Dreams, Ronald Chapman
  6. THE WAILING STRIP, Mohamed Yussuf
  7. Cold Days, Ronald Chapman
  8. Clouds, Ronald Chapman
  9. This Night, Neela Nath
  10. Chuseok Korean Thanksgiving Day (Regional), Ronald Chapman

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]