Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 17,119 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet- I Search'D For God - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

I search'd for God in things of earthly mould;
I tried my best to search for Him ev'rywhere;
I sought him but found Him not; years had ro1l'd,
My heart told me, he must be somewhere near.

All life, I pray'd to Him in right earnest;
I called to Him to appear just but once!
I tried to seek Him ev'n when I did rest;
Where was He, the Almighty who weigh'd tonnes?

At last, I found Him in a child at play,
And on the road-side in a beggar's face;
He was the Good Samaritan en way,
I saw Him ’midst the blind persons in race.
If God is Truth, He dwells amongst the poor,
And in the hearts and minds kept pure for sure.

Comments about Sonnet- I Search'D For God by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Brian Jani (5/15/2014 2:15:00 AM)

    Well written again Dr (Report) Reply

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  • (5/23/2007 10:37:00 PM)

    I love this, doc. I was nearly in tears reading this.Because i was once lost, and i found HIM inside my heart.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 19, 2003

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