Kumarmani Mahakul
Gandam, Dist-Deogarh, Odisha, INDIA
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Pleasure From Rain Drops

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The cloud acts as the harbinger of rain
That plays at above blue sky.
Rain drops fall from black cloud
On dry apprehensive earth,
Being pitter patter on bushy trees
And on window pane,
Cheer the heart in plethora
Smear the heart and mind
As if it is the smearing of devotee and devotion.
Chilly zephyr placates

The environment and lives around us
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: nature
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
Poem’s Note about the Poem
Here poet describes about rain drops and the pleasure getting from it. He says, “Before rain drops come to earth, black cloud appears in the sky. So cloud is the harbinger. Rain drops fall on bushy trees, on dry sod, on earth and on window pane. Rain drops make much cheerful of the heart of men and women. Rain drops smear the heart and mind in coldness as the smearing of devotee and devotion or like the rain drops and dust. After coming of rain drops the earth and environment become chill. Mild gentle breeze blows everywhere. Distraught human, animals, birds and reptiles get peace and coldness. Children with gladness wallow and soak. All enjoy the pleasure from rain drops everywhere.” This is the theme of the poem in thumbnail. This is written in Deogarh, Odisha, India and is dedicated to the people of the world.
Glossary
Harbinger – person or thing that announces or signals the approach of another
Apprehensive – uneasy/fearful
Plethora – over abundance
Zephyr – mild gentle breeze
Placate – pacify
Distraught – distraught with worry
Glee – mirth/joy
Boulevard – Broad Street lined with trees
Sod – piece of turf/surface of ground
Beam – bright look
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Edward Kofi Louis 22 July 2015

Rain drops with the muse of nature. Nice work.

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Savita Tyagi 22 July 2015

Lovely poem. Rain never fails to disappoint us. No mater where we are it brings calm as well as evoke pleasure and loving thoughts.

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Roop Rekha Bhaskar 21 July 2015

no matter how many different ways we see the rain, describing it is never enough. Little Drops Of Water... indeed it brings so much happiness! some peoples' lives depend on it. Some people enjoy the rain in itself. Poems such as this one, usually brings me a little closer to my home. First i read your poem Residence and then the Rain. I connected the two. It just made me happy.. Thank you

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Akhtar Jawad 25 July 2015

A beautiful poem on rain drops....................10

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Kelly Kurt 15 July 2015

As if it is the smearing of devotee and devotion. A wonderful poem, Kumarmani!

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Pushpendra Patel 12 February 2019

I love sound of raindrops. I hear it with thunder of cloud. Lovely imagery you have drawn through this interesting poem

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Kumarmani Mahakul 10 December 2016

picture of Nishu Mathur xBeautiful and a delight to read. 15 Jul 2015 by Nishu Mathur | Reply picture of Angel mia LOVE xLucky you all are not much rain here, , , lovely ink tfs dear blessings xoxoxo 15 Jul 2015 by Angel mia LOVE | Reply picture of sunprincess ? ? ? x......most fabulous and a wonderful composition...thank you for sharing dear friend :) ? 15 Jul 2015 by sunprincess ? ? ? | Reply picture of Scott Hemingway xIntriguing write. 15 Jul 2015 by Scott Hemingway | Reply picture of rain... xOf course I'm inclined to prefer rain myself :) but it almost always amazes me how much people always seem to long for the wet cadence of it. A lovely rendition of cumulus bursts that sings its own melody in the heart of the listener... 15 Jul 2015 by rain... | Reply picture of laura loveheart xWe all need the rain! , lovely words, tfs, [3 15 Jul 2015 by laura loveheart | Reply picture of ?Parkle Lee xA sophisticated write Kumarmani, good work. I recently wrote a much more simplistic poem about rain drops, I decided not to share it but after reading this, I think I will. 16 Jul 2015 by ?Parkle Lee | Reply picture of Chris G. Vaillancourt xYou have expressed your thoughts and feelings well. Well Done, nice piece 16 Jul 2015 by Chris G. Vaillancourt | Reply picture of Jane Taylor Hardy xI adore the rain ~ you write with eloquence, grace.....yet mysteriousness....a lovely portrait penned. 20 Jul 2015 by Jane Taylor Hardy | Reply

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Pietro 6 16 January 2016

Your words give sensations. Thanks Mr Kumarmani

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Edmund Strolis 06 October 2015

The cleansing, revitalizing rain.............who were in need of rainfall.

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Lyn Paul 28 July 2015

Wonderful words, a delight to read. Thank You

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