Somanathan Iyer


A Silent Prayer


Oh my Lord! Please cast your sight on my plight
A pawn in your play I eagerly await for a dawn
I know not the ways of pleasing you to the core
Offerings of valuables out of my bound
Discourses and detachment out of my choice
Distortions and duplicity out of my trend
All that I know is my unassailable faith in You
All that I pray is happiness for all and also to me!

Submitted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 Silent Prayer by Somanathan Iyer )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. ಅತ್ಯಧಿಕ ಪ್ರಸಂಗ, Deepak Malapur
  2. Lost Melody, Patrick Ladbrooke
  3. A Rich Man's World, Fareez Nasir
  4. PH: Nature: Canoeing the Mississippi #4, Brian Johnston
  5. Dandelion Dreams, Richard D. Remler
  6. गोजाननि खौरां, Ronjoy Brahma
  7. Let us believe, hasmukh amathalal
  8. Christmas Again, Katherine Nordhaus
  9. Money, Katherine Nordhaus
  10. Older, Frank Avon

Poem of the Day

poet Charles Stuart Calverley

He stood, a worn-out City clerk —
Who'd toil'd, and seen no holiday,
For forty years from dawn to dark —
Alone beside Caermarthen Bay.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. On the Pulse of Morning, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Peace. A Study, Charles Stuart Calverley
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. On the Ning Nang Nong, Spike Milligan
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  10. A Fairy Song, William Shakespeare

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]