Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 39,889 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Mangal Sutra - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Thali-that rests on the bosom of woman
Is the ensign of fidelity.
It bridles the mare when away from the horse,
A powerful weapon handed down by the heritage.

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  • (12/28/2009 4:43:00 AM)

    Nice poem sir...though many outside india may not connect to it. You have captured the essence and strength of Indian marital system very well in these lines....thanks for sharing (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 28, 2009

Poem Edited: Friday, January 8, 2010

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