Asit Kumar Sanyal

Gold Star - 20,048 Points (04 Jan 1957 / Lalgola, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India.)

Mirror - Poem by Asit Kumar Sanyal

I don't know it's wrong or right
I heard it from seniors
In the ICS interview
A British interviewer
Said to Netaji Subhas Bose,
I am just looking a monkey
in front of me.
Bose replied,
'Yes sir, I am a mirror.'

Not only he,
You and I too are mirrors
It's the Indian Philosophy
Our philosophers say
Things come and go
Do not carry the past
Be like a mirror
Remain always in present
Each moment you will take birth
A new.

Topic(s) of this poem: mirror

Comments about Mirror by Asit Kumar Sanyal

  • Rajnish Manga (9/23/2015 11:39:00 AM)

    Please accept my sincere thanks for such an amazing poem on the subject of 'mirror'. The anecdote said to be linked with Neta Ji is an icing on the cake. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Poem Edited: Wednesday, September 23, 2015

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