After serving the G.O.I. for 38+ years now I am settled at Pune(MS) . Writing is my passion since mid 1960s, however, I preffered to come before the world after my retirement. more »
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Ratnakar Mandlik Poems
TEMPLE OF DEMOCRACY
Human conceptualized the best Polity For superb governance, is the democracy That ensures for every one equal opportunity Desisting in any form rule of any dynasty.
FIDELITY WITH VOTERS
May not he be a multi-millionaire But his conscience must be clear. Dipped his soul be in the empathy, Wretched souls must get his sympathy.
Many a wars the freedom fighters fought To free you motherland from shackels of slavery Displaying rare couragethey martyred with bravery And threw to the winds their dear ones lot.
HATS OFF TO THE MAIDS IN PUNE
India's cultural capital n Oxford of the east Are the identities acquired by the Pune city. A hub of education and I.T. centre universal Has now become once the Peshwa's capital.
A Burlesque on Politicians
In every walk of life politician is present, Politics, they say has become omnipresent. Espoused with the motto of the betterment Of deprieved classes-their life, s improvement.
A l o n e
Man is mortal and death is certain So my beloved remove all the curtains Hanging between you and reality My boy mind well, it is your duty.
Romance Of A Bureaucrat
Change is life, though he loves status quo Unwilling perhaps yet he accepts to bow Before the authority's command for change Coward in him fails to face powers' challange.
Romance Of An Intellectual
Intellectuals are gifted with supernatural power Of justifying their espousal even of convenience Even with ideas n principles they accept never Though it may cause breach of their conscience.
Our Kerala tour moved like a pendulum For a while only at Ernakulum. Hotel Suneeti Suites on highway forty seven Though gave us a feeling that we were in heaven.
B A N I S H S O L I T U D E
Solitude makes melancholy to you Driving the mirth from you away, Depriving you of the worldly joys. You get nothing though you grieve
The Unjust Justice
For years together there were no rains We adulated you, my God, impatiently then. Requesting you to allow rains to rain, for diminishing your subjects inner pain.
Rhythm Of Life
At an infinite distance from this planet Roaming stars in the galaxy we can not count And on a clear night when we probe them A genuine joy we get from the beauty supreme.
Romance With Democracy -5
</>Romance with democracy, rampent corruption Engulfed the pious sector of education even. Notion was floated for education universal Imbibing commercialization in the sector noble.
The Knot Of Love
Some times my emotions Get speedy transactions And then my little heart Forgetting its own bits
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TEMPLE OF DEMOCRACY
Human conceptualized the best Polity
For superb governance, is the democracy
That ensures for every one equal opportunity
Desisting in any form rule of any dynasty.
Legislature, judiciary, bureaucracy n press
Are four pillars on which rests its' edifice.
Most sacred sanctum is the Parliament
Of its' temple n it is not for entertainment.
Honesty, integrity, empathy and sincerity
Be qualifications for a Parliamentarian
Not less than a priest to be for egalitarian
Society's inception and benefit to majority.
A pious duty on every one it ...