Sunil Uniyal (Hindi: सुनील उनियाल) is an Indian poet writing poems and haiku for the last many years.
Early Life and Education
Sunil Uniyal, son of Late Shri Surya Chandra Uniyal and Smt. Sushila Uniyal was born at Lucknow, India.
He had his school education at Christian missionary schools of Mt Carmel and Boys High School, Mahanagar, and his college education at Government Jubilee Inter College, Lucknow. Sunil obtianed his Post-graduate in Ancient Indian History and Archaeology in 1974, from Luchnow University.
Having worked as Customs Inspector at Dharchula in the Himalayan border district of Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand ... more »
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Sunil Uniyal Poems
Aditi in a Dream at Wollongong (A Poem f...
That evening jogging on the beach with my friends miles and miles away from home i was alone the sea was rolling and unrolling its carpet of blue and grey
A Ghazal - I Feel Lost
I don't know why, it's strange but true- I feel lost in front of you Virtues in me are too many,
A Song for the Defeated
A win, a clap, a cheer, a pat - We ne'er had that, we ne'er had that. We went to woods for butterflies,
A Couplet Of Amir Khusro (Translation)
Hindi Original~ Goree soye sej pe, mukh pe daare kes Chal Khusro ghar aapne, rain bhayi chaudes
A Folk Song of Garhwal-1
I've left my father's home I am now in an alien land Married off beyond four mountains
A Winter Haiku
A Krishna Bhajan by Surdas (Translation)
Original-Hindi Brajabhasha (by Surdas) ~ jo sukh hot Gopaalahin gaaye so nahin hot kiye jap tap ke kotik teerath nhaaye
Australia - Haiku
from Pylon Point on Harbour Bridge - a ship crawls in ...
A Flickering Candle - A Haiku
A Hindi Ghazal - 1
Original ~ pyaas to hai par jaam nahin hai taruvar hai par chhaaon nahin hai
April Fool - A Haiku
A Song for Lord Hanumaan - Hindi Avadhi
Bhaya more meto Hanumaanaa. Haun baalak main to ati nirbal, mohe nirbhaya balee banaanaa. Ashta-siddhi nau nidhi ke daataa, ko hai jag men tor samaanaa. Prabhu kaaraj hita laanghyo saagar, Lankpuree ko kiyo masaanaa.
They all gather round the man in his seventies Who is on a fast-unto-death against the muck: I hear the flutter of a change in the spring wind!
Anna (A Poem in Hindi with Translation)
Is andheri kothri men utar aayi roshni Phir kisi ne aaj kholaa band roshandaan Ek boodhe naujavaan ne kyaa bhari hunkaar
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Aditi in a Dream at Wollongong (A Poem for My Daughter)
That evening jogging on the beach with my friends
miles and miles away from home i was alone
the sea was rolling and unrolling its carpet of blue and grey
with what was a milk-border of foam
rolling and unrolling it endlessly or so it seemed
a score of seagulls on the shore flapped their wings
starchwhite some picking morsels from the sand
jogging on the beach that evening miles and miles
away from home i ran into a dream
a little challenged girl in knickers and sportshirt
was carried by the waves to the shore
and as she stepped on the beach i held her...