Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

A beggar needs no God.


The rich are the ones earning by cunning.
They want the God to guard their earnings.
They want the God to forgive their sinning.
A beggar needs no God for his living.
11.01.2012

Submitted: Friday, January 27, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A beggar needs no God. by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar. )

Enter the verification code :

  • Monk E. Biz (6/9/2014 11:34:00 PM)

    I like the fresh thought

    Or does the beggar go by the grace of god continually and the man
    of means needs no god, he takes care of himself just fine? (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. par, Abdullah alHemaidy
  2. The Wind Has Caught The Tattered Rainbow.., mary douglas
  3. Budding Artists In a Tempera Grove Play .., mary douglas
  4. What the hell, Nassy Fesharaki
  5. Chair, dr.k.g.balakrishnan kandangath
  6. See if I care, Mark Heathcote
  7. Wishes Granted, Bill Cantrell
  8. Killer instinct mind, Mark Heathcote
  9. Book Condition: (Fairest of the) Fair, mary douglas
  10. It's The Fairy Queen Out Of Sight In Pal.., mary douglas

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Burns

When biting Boreas, fell and doure,
Sharp shivers thro' the leafless bow'r;
When Phoebus gies a short-liv'd glow'r,
Far south the lift,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Pope

 
[Hata Bildir]