Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

(17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Eat again only after digestion


Any person must know his limit
How much food he can take
Every time;

After already taken food
Had properly digested,
And then eat accordingly;

That is the way he can maintain
The body with proper health
To lead a long and happy life!

Don’t go on eating
Voraciously and frequently
That will spoil your health!

Submitted: Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Edited: Thursday, July 11, 2013
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Hi,
This poem is a translation of a Tamil poem from ThirukkuRaL.

அற்றால் அளவறிந்து உண்க; அஃதுடம்பு
பெற்றான் நெடிதுய்க்கும் ஆறு.943 மருந்து

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  • Bronze Star - 6,759 Points Valsa George (7/21/2013 11:09:00 AM)

    A doctor's advice! We have to pay heed to it! Voracious eating can lead to obesity and related physical disorders! (Report) Reply

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