Tag Archives: Hope

THE WAY IT IS: OUR VOCATION

With thanks to William Stafford “Your job is to find what the world is trying to be.” Of time and place there is nothing better Than to absorb tenderly her offering, which Transforms with the light in a soundscape Of … Continue reading

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BEYOND – उस पार

The pitch-black surrounds As dense clouds abound; Impetuous winds come again Shaking earths deep grain; The howling sea’s respond, But who will reach beyond?

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WAR WHICH AFFLICTS THE WORLD WITH ITS SQUADRONS

War, which afflicts the world with its squadrons, It is a perfected kind of philosophical error. War, like everything human, we want to change But war, more than anything else, wants to alter and change everything And alter it rapidly. … Continue reading

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YOU, ME & WORDS

तेरे बिन, लब्ज बेखबर थे मेरे भीतर कैद जहानों से एक घना अंधेरा अतीत का भरा हुआ था अरमानों से हर आवाज अलग कुछ कहती बुनती शब्दों का मायाजाल लिपटी हुई संजीदगी से समझ न पायी मन का हाल

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PASSAGE TO INDIA

1 Singing my days, Singing the great achievements of the present, Singing the strong, light works of engineers, Our modern wonders, (the antique ponderous Seven outvied,) In the Old World, the east, the Suez canal, The New by its mighty … Continue reading

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