Gajanan Mishra

Gold Star - 357,901 Points (3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

I Am One And Not Five - Poem by Gajanan Mishra

I am one and not five
we are five and not one.

I am one and we are five
Stay together here.

Are we getting pleasure?
That I do not know, my dear.

So long as I have not acquired
The power to understand you
I can not give any view.

I am not satisfied as you know
With all these riches
With all excellent objects
And with you all.

Still you call me
And I make myself present
Before you for what
That is best known to you.

I have gained equanimity of mind
It is true and also it is true
You are ever attained.

You remain veiled, my dear
And I prospered.

I am the world, you are not
You are in the world though.

I am one and I have five
Five is one and one is five.

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

`Self and five elements -ether air fire water and earth.

Comments about I Am One And Not Five by Gajanan Mishra

  • Savita Tyagi (7/6/2013 9:24:00 AM)

    wonderful. I am the world you are not though you are in world; love the lines. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, July 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 18, 2013

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