Theme: Spirituality

I Shall Not Meditate

I shall not chant
the names of Shiva, Buddha, Mahaveera,
Jesus, Allah, Nanak ji or any other either,
for I see them all in a child’s smile
and in the warm tears of the poor…
 
Instead I shall wear a smiling face,
search for equivalent words of kindness,
look beyond me with a kind gaze
the fears, sorrows and agony
from the hearts of my fellow men to erase…
 
I shall not meditate upon you, my Lord!
Love, peace and compassion shall be
the sharp edge of my fierce sword -
I shall not meditate upon you, my Lord! 

01-Dec-2010

More By  : Dr. Kumarendra Mallick

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Comments on this Poem

Comment Thank you, Rupradha for your appreciation. Love.

kumarendramallick
10-Dec-2010 11:13 AM

Comment great thoughts!

Rupradha
10-Dec-2010 03:51 AM


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