Madathil Rajendran Nair

Gold Star - 10,586 Points (3rd December 1946 / Bombay, India)

Baby Shower - Poem by Madathil Rajendran Nair

Amidst decorations sat
The expectant mother
Her teeth gleamed in jasmine smile
As guests and greetings poured in

She had her hand on her belly
Which the balloons around envied
It is a boy, the doc has said
A future footballer perhaps – he kicks

The baby shower went on
With music, dance and fun
An evening went crimson
With birds chirping in unison

As mom and dad rejoiced
Brooding the baby reposed
Head down, eyelids closed
His whole being verily light condensed

A light that would soon blossom
Into a world of many
Follow a karmic design
On creator’s great fabric

Wish him well guests
May all that he sees
Be auspicious and may he
Walk an earth that is paradise
Strewn with flowers and silk

Peace, Peace, Peace!

Comments about Baby Shower by Madathil Rajendran Nair

  • Gold Star - 9,201 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (8/21/2015 5:44:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem for the expected arrival of a baby who brings happiness to parents, grand parents and all. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,556 Points Rajesh Thankappan (8/16/2015 2:04:00 AM)

    A poem full of happy anticipation. May a thousand flowers of joy bloom in the parents lives though this cosmic boon. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 11,730 Points Abdulrazak Aralimatti (8/14/2015 5:44:00 PM)

    A happy tidings, anticipated joy on the coming of the young adoring who will rule over, all the hearts and above it will be a source of poetry for the poet.
    Loved reading the poem (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 23,140 Points Kumarmani Mahakul (8/12/2015 11:52:00 PM)

    Stunning expresson with attractive picture. Amusing. Thanks for sharing. ......10 (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 30,755 Points Valsa George (8/12/2015 11:51:00 PM)

    Wow..... Beautiful celebration of a beautiful moment! A poem which has come from the heart! Along with the relatives and friends, I too wish that little life blooming inside a welcoming world of plentiful sunshine and joy! A lovely poem! More than anything.....I can feel the excitement of a would be grand pa here! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 42 Points Muraleedharan P K (8/12/2015 11:37:00 PM)

    Another nice one!

    -balloons around envied- was trying to imagine your imagination. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 13 Points Abhilash Nair (8/12/2015 11:13:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem Acha. Thanks so much for the tribute. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 37,249 Points Kelly Kurt (8/12/2015 11:43:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem and a lovely picture! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 6,920 Points Sekharan Pookkat (8/12/2015 10:13:00 AM)

    Half closed eyes
    rosy cheeks
    feathery skin
    and dreamy smile!
    I can draw in my canvass Sir- beautiful penning (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,610 Points Jaishree Nair (8/12/2015 9:06:00 AM)

    A beautiful write. An expectant mother's ecstasy of a life within her.God's boon to mankind. Thank you for sharing and enjoy the advent of a new member into your family.I am happy for you (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,961 Points Mark Heathcote (8/12/2015 7:35:00 AM)

    Lovely poem new life and joy! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,053 Points Roop Rekha Bhaskar (8/12/2015 7:19:00 AM)

    it is awesome! this is the most beautiful feeling. for the expectant mother, the father and the entire family. Everyone is happy. This is God's greatest gift. A life inside life! ! . It this is written for someone close to you then my prayers and blessings too will shower for this baby shower. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 38,318 Points Akhtar Jawad (8/12/2015 1:25:00 AM)

    a beautiful description of a baby shower with a lovely picture...............................10 (Report) Reply

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