Gajanan Mishra

Gold Star - 357,706 Points (3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

As Dark As Jagannath - Poem by Gajanan Mishra

Night is as dark as Jagannath*
Day is as bright as Balavadra*
In between it is Suvadra *
Sudarshan Chakra* is the time
Ratha Yatra* is live-telecast
Of life.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Jagannath, Balavadra, Suvadra and Sudarshan -Lords of Puri, Odisha
Jagannath, Balavadra, Suvadra are Black, white, yellow in color respectively and they represent all the colors of men in all parts of the world. Sudarshan chakra is the symbol of time. Ratha Yatra falls of the month of June-july of English calender i.e. the 2nd day of bright fortnight of Asadha month every year. Ratha Yatra means progress of life.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 17, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, June 17, 2013

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