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ramesh rai

Gold Star - 10,501 Points (13.12.1955 / howrah)

Essence of life


Essence of life is not confined
with getting and enjoying the life

A successful life can not be defined
who has collected enormous
to feed the generation without any pity

The successful life can not be defined
who has yearned for name and fame

The successful life can not be defined
who has decored with all resources

The successful life is free from covetousness
aiming to achieve the goal
to make the life steady and free flowing
irrigating the barren life for plantation
where rose of love blooms daily
and appease all

Submitted: Saturday, September 07, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 09, 2013

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