Koyamparambath Satchidanandan

Pulloot, Thrissur district, Kerala, India
Koyamparambath Satchidanandan
Pulloot, Thrissur district, Kerala, India
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SELF

My mother didn't believe
when, in 1945, I appeared to her
in a dream and told her
I would be born to her the following year.

My father recognised me
as soon as he saw
the mole below my left thumb.
But mother believed to the very end
that someone else had been born to her

masquerading as me.
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Unnikrishnan E S 27 November 2018

Child is the father of man! It is time for me to doubt, who is masquerading within me as I......

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Bijay Kant Dubey 24 October 2018

Just taking the self he can masquerade and joke though there is nothing in it to deny the recycling method. Who is whose father, how to say it? Who can say about ressurection and incarnation stories?

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