Indira Renganathan


Amma - Poem by Indira Renganathan

Mother, words will not suffice.
Overwhelmed am I thinking of your face.
Tears deep from my heart come up
Hiding my eyes from looking you up.
Efforts control me. There, memories refreshed.
Remote days. Feeling the warmth of you
'Mum mum', I sucked along with ethics fed.
Oh mom, my school of morals are you
Much to the 'will be' of my values.
More to say as I grew on
Abundant you nurtured me to perfection.
Moulded my character and wisdom of great use.
Another woman of her own desires
Meaningfully is absent in you.
An institution yourself of ethereal love is true.
All along caring for my health and efforts
Magnanimity has been your quality.
Marvellous you've been my teacher and philosopher.
Amma your love is incomparable in eternal purity.


Comments about Amma by Indira Renganathan

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (12/2/2018 8:24:00 AM)

    Oh mom, my school of morals are you
    Much to the 'will be' of my values.
    More to say as I grew on
    Abundant you nurtured me to perfection.
    Moulded my character and wisdom of great use......so touching and impressive..Yes, mother is the first teacher and real teacher of her children. She builds our future perfection. A beautiful poem so nicely executed.10
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  • (5/11/2015 1:20:00 AM)

    Great Poem! ! Fond memories flooded back when I read it! !

    How very true! Could not hold back my tears, as I became emotional! !

    I remember her every day....and to think that one or two calls everyday was the tonic that I needed to keep myself motivated...and courageous to face the enormous challenges that I face everyday and continue to face even now! !

    Amma, your sweet, kind face keeps coming before my eyes..and it si your memories that have kept me going! !
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  • (9/10/2009 9:25:00 AM)

    a good tribute to the best person in the world well done! (Report)Reply

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  • (9/2/2009 8:25:00 PM)

    its very lovely the word of mom,
    i love it very much,
    after read this poem i miss my mother very much......
    pls write more poems
    about mom
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  • (8/8/2009 4:53:00 AM)

    A great tribute to your mother, they give so much to us. (Report)Reply

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  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (6/12/2009 8:55:00 AM)

    Mother, words will not suffice.
    Overwhelmed am I thinking of your face.
    Tears deep from my heart......... no words will sufice mother..... beautiful write madame.....wonderful cration. all mothers are alike.

    Read mine. O, mother and Mother and I wept......
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  • (4/3/2009 1:43:00 PM)

    A great poem of the greatest! And she lives in every heart.I take this opportunity to thank you for your valuable comment on my poem Indira, best regards. (Report)Reply

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  • Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar (1/28/2009 11:06:00 PM)

    My scool of morals.... how marvelous. who will contradict what you said? nicely said. shanmugam. we miss your biography. shanmugam (Report)Reply

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  • (12/2/2008 12:34:00 AM)

    a lovely poem.remoinded me of my mother=thanks for sharing (Report)Reply

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  • (10/17/2008 5:32:00 AM)

    a wonderful tribute to the archangel (Report)Reply

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  • Ashraful Musaddeq (9/16/2008 2:28:00 PM)

    A marvellous poem with mother. Love it and added 10. (Report)Reply

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  • (8/17/2008 10:51:00 AM)

    love and gratitude expressed with tenderness. lovely tribute to a mother. (Report)Reply

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  • (8/17/2008 10:51:00 AM)

    love and gratitude expressed with tenderness. lovely tribute to a mother. (Report)Reply

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  • Ershad Mazumder (8/1/2008 4:50:00 AM)

    10 point just for writing on mother. My first book is `Letters From Mother`. (Report)Reply

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  • (7/29/2008 4:49:00 AM)

    dear Indira..

    amma'... motherhood' an eternal truth....
    its a gush..of... motherly...emotions.. imbibed..

    I see all..children an extension of their 'mother...
    rich values...love...warmth...

    the lines made me emotional...pl browse thru...
    my..poem....'ode..to my dad and mom...'

    regards...
    sivan..
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  • (5/1/2008 4:04:00 AM)

    wow. i really love this poem. each word of this poem is true. i agree with you. Mother is our teacher, friend, guide, healer, listener, adviser, what not. great work and thoughts. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 23, 2008



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