Saheb Mohapatra

Gold Star - 5,064 Points (21-01-2003 / Odisha, India)

Diwali For The Dead - Poem by Saheb Mohapatra

Never shall my lamps stop to glow,
Even if my breaths start to slow,
Even if shall die human's humaneness
Or his nobility which perhaps is the Almighty's bless.
God knows, not know the men,
Even if I am dead, shall glow my lamps
Beside my ever-slept bones,
Being a navigator with the heaven's maps.




Topic(s) of this poem: death


Comments about Diwali For The Dead by Saheb Mohapatra

  • Ramesh RaiRamesh Rai (10/24/2014 3:19:00 PM)

    For the first time i have come across you and reading here a beautiful poem Thanks for share. (Report)Reply

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  • Geetha JayakumarGeetha Jayakumar (10/23/2014 2:23:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem. Completely a different concept. I Loved the you presented it. Thank you! (Report)Reply

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  • Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (10/23/2014 1:53:00 PM)

    This is wonderful......very nicely composed 10/10 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 23, 2014

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 23, 2014


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