Indira Renganathan


A Flower To Auroville Mother-17 - Poem by Indira Renganathan

Marudaani(Henna, Lawsonia inermis)

Inconspicuous on a tiny branchlet a tiny angel
Yet conspicuous with bunchy angels around special
Wing and winged her stamen and sepal four ordinal
Where from, you guess, is she nascent original

Marudaani..droplet of heavenly perfume she is
Most intense and inviting is her sacred redolence
Mirrored flawless in her leafy guard glabrous
What for, you guess, is she born much wondrous

Marudaani..all patterned with a loving heart
Flowery, flowery velvetty nature to impart
All her care of scented nursing fine and smart
How then, you guess, you're drowsy by Henna's floret


Comments about A Flower To Auroville Mother-17 by Indira Renganathan

  • Rookie - 237 Points Kesav Easwaran (6/7/2010 8:51:00 AM)

    i think you breathe feel and live flowers...otherwise how could you bring out poems depicting petal by petal of different flowers?
    another good poem on a flowery leaf...10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Poem Edited: Monday, June 7, 2010


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