Rajesh Thankappan

Gold Star - 11,332 Points (Guwahati)

Rajesh Thankappan Poems

161. On Hanumanthappa Koppad 8/15/2016
162. A Mystery 8/28/2016
163. A Speck Of Light 8/28/2016
164. On Childhood Innocence 9/7/2016
165. Winning And Losing 9/7/2016
166. Incertitude 5/23/2015
167. The Owl And The Rat (A Poem For Children) 5/8/2015
168. Flowering Dreams 5/12/2015
169. A Homage To A.P.J. Abdul Kalam 7/28/2015
170. A Fish With A Wish 7/28/2015
171. An Utopian Wish 8/7/2015
172. A Smile Please 8/16/2015
173. Just A Smile 4/2/2015
174. The Candle 4/2/2015
175. Autumn Leaves 4/9/2015
176. Two Faces 4/11/2015
177. The Robin Redbreast 4/13/2015
178. A Dichotomy 3/29/2015
179. A Bus To The Star 7/2/2017
180. Ode To Shakespeare (A Sonnet) 11/11/2012
181. My Cat 4/11/2013
182. Light And Darkness 2/26/2014
183. A Shoreline Meeting 4/19/2014
184. A Tightrope Walker 2/19/2014
185. Nostalgia 3/10/2014
186. A Silent Companion 2/14/2014
187. An Old Witch's Broom (A Poem For Kids) 2/6/2015
188. My Pets 4/30/2013
189. A Broken Telescope 2/6/2015
190. The Big Bang 7/6/2016
191. A Fight For The Chair (A Poem For Children) 7/6/2016
192. A Question Of Life And Death 7/19/2013
193. A Self-Defeating Victory 1/28/2015
194. Let Me From Your Sinuous Lips... 12/24/2014
195. The Victorious Emperor 3/18/2014
196. Oh God (Crucifixion) 2/17/2014
197. When No Road…. (On Bhagavadgita) 6/12/2013
198. Two Monkeys (Poems For Children) 3/2/2014
199. Honey Bee, Honey Bee (Poems For Children) 3/6/2014
200. The Carrot And The Stick (A Poem For Kids) 2/6/2015
Best Poem of Rajesh Thankappan

Divine Fate

Are we no more than mere puppets
Remote controlled by the secret strings of fate?
Or are we just a passing eyewitness
Watching a puppetry show being staged?

Life seems dependent on planets and stars
That has already cast our lot,
Destiny seems to set a bar
A hurdle unbridgeable by the best of efforts.

But have we not seen people
Navigate cheerfully unhindered by fate?
Surdas and Milton wrote to create ripples
Though their worldly visions had barricaded gates.

So, if ‘fate' is our master who rules and governs
On efforts invested can't we a...

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I Set A Candle

I set a candle
On the table
And waited for you to come.

The candle shed
Tears of wax
And hardened on my face numb.

I sat waxing

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