Learn More

Mallika Tripathi

Rookie (15 August / Lucknow)

The Saviour


Witnessing a place full of ingratitude and disappointment, divided into classes,
I feel pathetic.
The temple of Education falling prey to internal politics, losing its harmony,
Creating a difference not only in the minds but also in the hearts.
People appear to be working machines without any enthusiasm for mutual progress,
Their souls too hurt and defeated, bleeding inside,
Contemplating their positions in the map.
Everyone fighting for a single cause
To become the Supreme Power.
Meanwhile the entire purpose of education gets defeated,
Leaving the budding aspirants suffering and lamenting.
The whole picture appears to be distorted,
Signalling the future chaos, creating confusion,
The future appears to be dark.
The darkness overshadows the abode of knowledge,
The mentors themselves lose their path.
One blind leading to another reaches nowhere,
Culminating into a fiasco of the entire system.
And then the final search starts,
The search of a Saviour who could save their lives,
Restoring the inner strength, the glory and the virtues.
But alas! It's too late,
The Saviour is gone and they are doomed forever.

Submitted: Saturday, July 19, 2014

Topic(s): love and pain


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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (The Saviour by Mallika Tripathi )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. PH: Love: Can You?, Brian Johnston
  2. Their faces وجوههم, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  3. Blessings I Received, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  4. Hiking Limerick, Mr. Spock
  5. Ferguson?, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  6. Winter Sky, Spiritwind Wood
  7. I Want to Sing with Willie, Kim Barney
  8. Psalm 075, Forrest Hainline
  9. My Mother's Memory, Jessica Gabanyic
  10. 20 meters from the river Bollin, Mark Heathcote

Poem of the Day

poet Percy Bysshe Shelley

Men of England, wherefore plough
For the lords who lay ye low?
Wherefore weave with toil and care
The rich robes your tyrants wear?

Wherefore feed and clothe and save,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Audre Lorde

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]