Kumarmani Mahakul

Gold Star - 396,230 Points (Gandam, Dist-Deogarh, Odisha, INDIA)

Moment Of Goodbye - Poem by Kumarmani Mahakul

This wonderful moment of beautiful time,
Ending of night we feel and we feel light,
Still you shine in horizon as usual in love,
Dear moon, we feel your glitter of happiness.

You have served for Earth selflessly ever,
Whenever you get opportunity you grow,
You decay with time's impact gradually,
Life and death is deeply philosophical.

From crescent to full and from full to crescent,
You grow and decay in this process of life,
But you never lose your degree of calmness,
Still your calm light shines with brightness.

In this forest we grow and keep new hope,
We are plants with leaves and flowers,
We have grown wild to say you goodbye,
Moment of light at dawn we welcome.

Moment of goodbye is sorrowful of course,
For renewal of life this is only the path,
Losing this day you do not lose identity,
We too take birth and die in this deep forest.

© Kumarmani Mahakul,08 October 2017. All rights reserved.

Topic(s) of this poem: dawn , goodbye, life and death, moon

Form: Prose Poem

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Comments about Moment Of Goodbye by Kumarmani Mahakul

  • (3/1/2019 10:25:00 PM)

    Good bye emotion is expressed well in this lovely poem. Greatest happiness we get remaining with God. We search for eternal happiness and we get this. God teaches us righteousness. Thank you very much for sharing this. You are a nice poet. This poem is excellent poem. (Report)Reply

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  • Practicing Poetess (10/8/2017 9:20:00 PM)

    And, of course, the Moon will return again tonight, so it's really only a temporary 'goodbye.'
    I like this poem so much more than your Poem of the Day. I think that this one should be the Poem of the Day, but it was only written today, so it is too new. Perhaps in the future?

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  • Jazib Kamalvi (10/8/2017 8:32:00 PM)

    A philosophical presentation of life and death. Very beautiful. Thanks (Report)Reply

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  • Jayatissa K. Liyanage (10/8/2017 7:56:00 PM)

    A wonderful lesson to those who seek meaning in life. A poem with a profound meaning. Thanks Kumar for sharing. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 8, 2017

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