Parameswaran Nair Damodaran Nair

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Parameswaran Nair Damodaran Nair
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Aspiring, Manifesting

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He toiled rolling up heavy stones atop the hill
And freed it to fall deep down the valley.
He clapped and laughed as they rolled down
Spectators thought of him to be so insane.
He sagaciously preferred odd demonstrations
For vehement preaching on life and philosophy
Leaving for the generations ample lessons viz.
'Aspiring is easy but manifestations does need
Hard work involving exertion of mind and body,
Each aspiration has a heavy bearing on life,
Manifestation is rolling atop the hill a stone.
Life is like a heavy boulder to be carried uphill,
No need to weep if it falls down from our grip.
Celebrate not the rise, and mourn not the fall
Engage in upheaving life with a passive outlook'.
Sunday, March 14, 2021
Topic(s) of this poem: philosophy
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
When the society fails to identify the greatness of a character he is earmarked as insane or foolish. The fact is conveyed by the legend of Naranathu Bhrantan
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COMMENTS
Captain Cur 08 April 2021
Very deep indeed! And free-falling! Celebrate not the rise, and mourn not the fall, that is a brilliant line!
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M Asim Nehal 15 March 2021
A profound poem indeed. I liked the way you wrote it.5**
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Varsha M 15 March 2021
Sir this is very true. Those who do are called as insane. Your poem is full of lessons. Aspiring us easy to to make this aspiration reak is the true glory which most of miss. Beautiful sir. Into my favorite
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A poem of great depth. A philosophy in life is beautifully depicted in this marvelous poem.
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Kostas Lagos 14 March 2021
I know this legend! Your poem is as impressive as the legend!
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Dr Dillip K Swain 14 March 2021
A wonderful poem sir! Admired the way it's drafted...5 stars
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