Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Birth-no Criterion


Birth birth birth
Give no criterion
Birth can not
Substitute the qualification
For a respectable person
Taking birth no matter
Only quality matter
Sacrifice matter
Knowledge of Truth matter
Love and devotion matter
If you allowed me
To say something more
I must say there is no
Existence of birth and death.

Submitted: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Edited: Thursday, January 23, 2014

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birth no matter, whether one is born in Lord's family or Bhramin family
Quality he bears like sacrifice for others that matters.

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