Bhaswat Chakraborty


Rise, Rise to the Occasion


Rise, rise to the occasion
Rise, rise to the invitations of life
Oh rise, rise to the music of joy
Uh rise, rise to the victory over strife!

This is the time for you to march forward
Oh son of the Mighty! Valor is the key
This is the urgency to show courage abundant
Oh daughter of Energy! Courage is the key

Rise, rise to the tide and rise to the low
Defeat lethargy and defeat fear
Mind the goal and attain it
The guts are here and the glory is here

Face the challenge, embrace it
Cross the puddles and the furrows
Calm the heart and fight the battle
Celebration’s for you – not the sorrows

Rise, rise then, rise O bright!
Rise, rise then to the right
Tire not, rise till the end of the path
Rise, rise then to all the might!

Submitted: Wednesday, April 08, 2009

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Patrick A. Martin (9/4/2009 3:30:00 AM)

    Rise rise the poet true your words inspire us all (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Shashendra Amalshan (7/14/2009 10:19:00 AM)

    'Face the challenge, embrace it
    Cross the puddles and the furrows
    Calm the heart and fight the battle
    Celebration’s for you – not the sorrows'

    these are real strong words indeed.. well these are the kind of words people here saying to me! ! ! ! ... that i should face the battle of life. still 21 feels that there is scary battle lies ahead tho.... nice sir..

    with love shan (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Nikunj Sharma (6/23/2009 2:46:00 AM)

    nice one again, bhaswat. wish you keep rising too, till the cows come home. Pls read 'Lets Dream' and 'Mind's a parachute' written by me.

    keep writing (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Nikunj Sharma (6/23/2009 2:46:00 AM)

    nice one again, bhaswat. wish you keep rising too, till the cows come home. Pls read 'Lets Dream' and 'Mind's a parachute' written by me.

    keep writing (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Heath Gunn (5/27/2009 4:20:00 AM)

    nicely written Bhaswat, i particularly like the line;
    Defeat lethargy, defeat fear. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mel Vincent Basconcillo (4/16/2009 12:04:00 AM)

    ur fighting spirit is on this very poem my friend.. u are truly brilliant! 10++ (Report) Reply

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