Vidyadhar Durgekar


! Karwar Nature's Paradise - Poem by Vidyadhar Durgekar

Tiny town on the coast of ‘Canara’
Like a silent beauty sleeping in slumber
Scenic contours untouched by recent era
In virgin ghats of Anshi, Shirve and Jamba

Ranging from hilly Sahyadri green
To the blue blanketed sea serene
Mountain touching with love, the sea
Waves kissing mountains, you can see

Beaches unfurled like sandy carpets
sonorous waves drenching beaches wet
Alluring guests with wavy trumpets
Rich in Prolific Sea life and mineral nugget

Watching the coast from sea deep
Tiny island of Divgad and Anjadeep
Mountain range embracing beaches in arms
Protecting during all weather storms

Mighty and famous came and claimed
‘Kashmir of South’ Tagore proclaimed
Birth place of heroes like ‘Param Veer Rane’
With sand dunes and coconut lagoons
Under the exquisite hills of ‘Kone’


Comments about ! Karwar Nature's Paradise by Vidyadhar Durgekar

  • (10/1/2008 8:51:00 AM)


    beautiful.....have been to Karwar......well done (Report) Reply

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  • (7/11/2008 5:46:00 AM)


    Yes indeed. Its the Kashmir of the South. Even the beaches of Karwar are so clean and white. I have a special affinity for Canara --coz my mother hails from there --shes a Saraswat. Theres a certain rustic beauty of Karwar which cannot be explained in words --its to be seen and felt. 10 points to your poetry sir. (Report) Reply

  • (7/5/2008 10:45:00 PM)


    Absolutely beautiful and enchanting. The imagery you've created in this poem is wonderful and vivid. Definately worth a 10. (Report) Reply

  • (6/30/2008 11:13:00 PM)


    God conspired to work with nature to beautify this Southern Kashmir and here you have done the same with words…exquisite imagery…
    Abha
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  • (6/27/2008 1:08:00 AM)


    how very vivid, i actually felt transported to this nature's paradise. lovely wite.10 (Report) Reply

  • (6/14/2008 11:34:00 AM)


    Is that the West Side Paradise- I delight it so much- well penned (Report) Reply

  • (6/14/2008 10:41:00 AM)


    Natur's paradise Karwar rolls out like a beautiful painting..
    elegantly penned poem.. thank you for sharing...10+
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  • (6/14/2008 4:22:00 AM)


    beautiful verbal image on the beauty of the mountain valley karvar...10 (Report) Reply

  • (6/14/2008 3:26:00 AM)


    a paradise successfully depicted... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 14, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, May 28, 2010


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