Indira Renganathan

Rivers - Poem by Indira Renganathan

Fate is birth of a woman
Like a river from nature's opening..
Peaceful ignorance to virgin innocence
Maturated to course fierce over confinement
Scurrying for peace from bitten life however

Peace-borne is river Ganga
Like a woman's birth ataraxic
Beauteous quiescence from sacred Providence
Saturated motherly with crocodiles sinning
Scurrying for peace from bitten life however

Nectarean is river Viraja
Like nectarous Ganga from Providence
Rimming devout around SriVaikunt..
Assuasive cleansing to blemished souls
Affirming salvation to Vishnu Lokha however

Comments about Rivers by Indira Renganathan

  • Palas Kumar Ray (7/27/2009 7:27:00 AM)

    As usual a very thoughtful write on the blessings of Almighty to earth. (Report) Reply

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  • (7/13/2009 2:01:00 AM)

    AM BLESSED reading these musings,
    as if - i AM soaked in the pure waters in those rivers :)
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  • Sandra Martyres (7/12/2009 11:23:00 PM)

    You have used very powerful metaphors in this poem Indira...great piece (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, July 12, 2009

Poem Edited: Monday, July 13, 2009

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