Seema Chowdhury


I Heard A Sweet Voice - Poem by Seema Chowdhury

I heard a sweet voice
Dripping honey in my ears
A lovely sound of my life
That I have enjoyed for many years

It brought me into the world
Into the world of laughs and smiles
That walks along with me forever
To bring me joy for endless miles

I loved the echo of that word
That special word that made me say
God Almighty You are really great
How can I thank to you today

I love to hear that sweet voice
The sweet voice of my Baby Doll
When she calls with love 'MY Dad'
It fills with fain and joy my world small

For nothing in the world can be
So powerful to bring me sunshine and stars
But the sweet voice of my Baby Doll
Who is looking for me and calling from far

For God has made this world like this
That daughters go away very far
To make a house a sweet home dear
With love and care like a sparkling star

Oh God its my wish and prayers
For my daughters who are thousands miles away
Please keep them under your shade of bliss
And fill happiness in their whole life's way.

***Feelings Of My Father's Love Penned Down***

Topic(s) of this poem: dad


Comments about I Heard A Sweet Voice by Seema Chowdhury

  • Sylvia Frances Chan (8/7/2018 2:59:00 PM)


    TWO: Such a greatest Blessings that you have known about your late Dad´s reaction when he read this poem. Happiest and most Blessed are you to have known your Dad´s reaction, dear Seema. You cherish those most touching moments time and again, I know for sure. This poem and your name go to MypoetList too.GBU! (Report) Reply

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  • Sylvia Frances Chan (8/7/2018 11:27:00 AM)


    ONE: Thanks for your explanation of the reason behind this loveliest poem, Now I know why this has become one of your favourite poems too. A most beautiful poem for your Dad, may God Bless his soul. This loveliest poem made him that he had tears in his eyes when he read this one and he printed this captivating poem and put this on the wall next to his bed. I am very much touched too in a special way, dear Seema. (Report) Reply

  • Narayanan Kutty Pozhath (4/29/2018 10:20:00 PM)


    We hear the voice as per our state of mind. Beautiful lines. (Report) Reply

    (4/30/2018 12:02:00 PM)

    Thank you so much for your kind comments.

  • Indira Renganathan (11/25/2017 4:55:00 AM)


    a true affectionate parent's emotion is nicely depicted tn this poem Seema...congrats and thanks (Report) Reply

    (11/26/2017 7:56:00 AM)

    Thank you for your lovely comments. I really appreciate

  • Dr Dillip K Swain (11/17/2017 5:26:00 AM)


    Oh God its my wish and prayers
    For my daughters who are thousands miles away
    Please keep them under your shade of bliss
    -A touching poem carrying an earnest prayer! A poem that expresses the heart of a lovely mother who always prays God for the happiness of their children away home..! A great poem of a great poetess! !
    (Report) Reply

    (11/17/2017 9:17:00 AM)

    Thank you so much for your beautiful and heartfelt comments on one of my favourite poems.

  • Sylvia Frances Chan (5/26/2017 12:17:00 AM)


    It's oft saddest when our kids have grown and one day they leave their home, which is ours too. But it be so. That is reality and I am sure, that God will take care of them constantly. Never hesitate.This is the emptiness Syndrom, as known usual. I have 3 sons but they differ much in age, but same story too. Thank you for sharing and be sure, through our prayers we keep in touch with God and them. I am touched by your words.(10) . This must be my score (Report) Reply

    (5/26/2017 8:46:00 AM)

    Thanks Sylvia, i wrote this poem in 2008, for my dad. may God Bless his soul. I still remember he had tears in his eyes when he read this one. he printed it and stick it on the wall next to his bed. This is one of my favourite poems too. Thanks for reading and sending your beautiful comments. God bless you. Take care

  • (9/17/2015 6:07:00 PM)


    Thanks to all my friends for leaving their most valuable comments on my favourite poem. (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak (8/22/2015 10:02:00 PM)


    That wonderful feeling of love what we get as a child from a parent is but a part of God's love towards us.We also transfer this love to our children.Love is like a sweet voice and a tender light illuminate our life. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (10/11/2014 8:10:00 PM)


    May God bless her with all loves joys and peace in her life. Nicely penned with beautiful words. Thanks for share. (Report) Reply

  • (5/5/2010 9:46:00 AM)


    Well penned feelings of a father..though I lost my father 20 yrs back I could recall his feelings in ur poem...
    thanks for sharing..GOD BLESS
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  • rajagopal h (8/9/2008 12:49:00 AM)


    a blessed poem on child father relation...some relations are spl....this poem also (Report) Reply

  • (8/5/2008 6:10:00 AM)


    A wonderful poem about family love.

    Ron
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  • Sathyanarayana M V S (8/5/2008 1:14:00 AM)


    A father's love towards his children, especially daughters is always special and the attachment is immense. Your poem touched the father in me.10
    sathya narayana
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  • C. P. Sharma (8/5/2008 1:11:00 AM)


    These are the feelings of almost every father for his daughter. You have summed them up poetically in a very sonorous manner. Thank you for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • (8/4/2008 7:48:00 PM)


    Such a sweet poem Seema!
    May God keep your daughters
    Under his shade of bliss for you
    And make all their dreams in life - come true!
    *10*! !
    Best wishes,
    Friend Thad
    (Report) Reply

  • Rajaram Ramachandran (8/4/2008 4:11:00 AM)


    Highly sentimental in expressing love and affection towards children settled far away. Excellent poem. (Report) Reply

  • (7/9/2008 3:49:00 AM)


    That was beautifully written. Great work. (Report) Reply

  • (7/7/2008 10:23:00 PM)


    Oh that is so sweet and caring! i love the emotions and i feel all tingly just thinking about it. Awesome, Awesome job! (Report) Reply

  • Dr.subhendu Kar (7/7/2008 4:11:00 PM)


    the sweet voices still cascdes on the rungs of love, yet bedecks with eloquence, lovely write,10+, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • (7/7/2008 3:27:00 PM)


    Awesome, awesome, awesome! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, July 6, 2008

Poem Edited: Sunday, August 31, 2014


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