Dr. Geeta Radhakrishna Menon

Gold Star - 91,178 Points (3rd August 1950 / Mumbai)

Environment 4 - The Deer Park Environment - Poem by Dr. Geeta Radhakrishna Menon

A park is a place that thrills,
An environment that delights,
A place that springs surprises,
An atmosphere that rejuvenates.

As I walk and walk through the Deer park,
An exotic place with many tall, tall trees,
An area full of pretty, pretty flowers,
A place to relax, enjoy and bask.

Fine thoughts enter my mind,
Frilled with, silky, lacy, of romantic kind,
Fantastic creation of God's benign hand,
Fills my heart with a joyous pound.

Environment creates joyful revelation,
Enabling the body-mind's surreal resurgence,
Elevating the mind to a higher goal of introspection,
Engrossed I am now in nature's surveillance.

Topic(s) of this poem: environment, nature


Poet's Notes about The Poem

A poem dedicated to the Deer Park, situated in South of Delhi.

Comments about Environment 4 - The Deer Park Environment by Dr. Geeta Radhakrishna Menon

  • Rajnish Manga (9/25/2018 9:35:00 AM)

    Matchless portrayal of nature's beauty in and around Deer Park in Delhi brings it alive before the eyes of the reader. Your walk through the park and the intense observation put into this poem is immaculate. Thanks a lot, Geeta ji.
    A place that springs surprises,
    An atmosphere that rejuvenates.
    Enabling the body-mind's surreal resurgence
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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (4/7/2018 11:59:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem that conveys the attributes and importance of parks. They show how livable communities are, providing aesthetic and recreation benefits to people. A great and informative piece.10 (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(4/22/2018 1:17:00 AM)

    Thank you Rose for your lively and sweet comment.

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  • Glen Kappy (4/1/2018 8:48:00 AM)

    I relate, Geeta, to the gifts, the enjoyment, in a park. The one that has been the place where many of my poems have been birthed is not exotic, but it’s just two blocks from my house. With all its trees, including a predominance of tall elms, the birds which home and linger there, the shadows created as sunlight filters through, it’s been a great place for me. -Glen (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(4/22/2018 1:16:00 AM)

    Thanks Glen. I certainly agree with the feeling expressed here that when you are standing amidst trees, it is a wonderful feeling.

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  • (3/30/2018 10:25:00 AM)

    You brought the peace and serenity to me in this engrossing write. so well described that it is all clear in my mind. Thanks Geeta. (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(4/12/2018 12:48:00 PM)

    Loke, i am happy that you liked the poem and that it has cleared the mind as well

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  • Dr Dillip K Swain (3/30/2018 7:09:00 AM)

    This is a piece of work that would give a kind of pleasure to every poetic soul and the readers as well! The Deer Park Environment and the absolute pleasure of the poetess to embrace the beautiful surroundings is amazingly expressed! I liked the penultimate stanza most! (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(4/12/2018 12:47:00 PM)

    Thank you so much Dr. Dillip. It is with great pleasure that i read your comment.

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (3/29/2018 10:38:00 AM)

    Park is a thrilling place where environment delights us and atmosphere rejuvenates with spring. Such a place you have visited known as deer park of South Delhi where you enjoyed tall trees, pretty area with pretty flowers and fantastic creation of God. Amusing depiction you have made which impels me to visit once. Thanks. (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(3/29/2018 9:03:00 PM)

    Kumarmani ji, you must visit this park, when you come to Delhi. It is a beautiful park for a nice walk.
    Thank you so much.

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  • (3/29/2018 5:35:00 AM)

    Great poem about the deer park environment. (Report)Reply

    Geeta Radhakrishna Menon(3/29/2018 9:56:00 AM)

    Lamar, thank you so much. So good of you to read this poem. God bless.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 29, 2018

Poem Edited: Sunday, April 22, 2018


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