Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 17,119 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Happy Birthday, Dear Nonagenarian - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Ninety years of earthly life;
Seventy years of polity;
Statesmanship par excellence;
Doctor Kalaignar Karunanidhi!

President of the DMK;
Five-times’ CM of Tamilnadu!
Playwright and screenwriter fine;
Your rising sun will always shine!

Tamil speaker erudite;
Poet, scholar, author great;
Man who saw God in the poor;
Fought for justice without fear.

Born in Tiruvarur district;
Author of a hundred books;
He who gave Tamil the classical looks,
And was jailed for causes noble!

A social worker unequalled;
A song-writer of songs galore;
A man with heart and mind, Tamil;
State legislative member for many years!

A litterateur in Tamil!
May God bless you with good health!
May you live a hundred years,
With happiness, and without tears!

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Fondly dedicated by Dr John Celes 3-6-2013

Comments about Happy Birthday, Dear Nonagenarian by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Vishal Sharma (6/9/2013 8:38:00 PM)

    political verse
    a poem wid varition
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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 3, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, August 2, 2013

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