chandra thiagarajan


Fire


Fire is the fundamental of all elements
Fire is a classical element
Fire is an element quick to flare up
Fire from heaven denotes lightening
Fire releases heat and light
Fire has a visible portion -the flame
Fire is self-sustaining
Fire is a chemical reaction
Fire involves bonding of oxygen with carbon

Fire does not exist in its natural form
Fire exists by consuming another form
Fire forms from a burning mass of material
Fire is made in a hearth for warmth
Fire is used in a furnace for smelting
Fire is used in cooking
Fire is used in signaling
Fire is used for propulsion process
Fire is used in the process of welding

Fire has been an important part of all cultures
Fire was vital to the development of civilization
Fire is commonly associated with energy
Fire, in Greek myth, was stolen by Prometheus from the Gods
to protect humans but was punished for his charity
Fire in Hindu tradition is termed Agni—the Vedic deity
Fire as the God Agni is the acceptor of sacrifices
Fire in Hindu tradition is linked to Sun or Surya

Fire is a rapid oxidation of material
Fire can result in conflagration
Fire affects ecological systems across the globe
Fire causes physical damage through burning
Fire is all consuming and destructive
Fire causes water contamination
Fire causes soil erosion
Fire causes atmospheric pollution
Fire is a hazard to human and animal life
Fire was invented in a myriad ways
Fire is now got from safety matches, lighters, electricity

Fire represents creativity
Fire represents passion of intellectuals
Fire represents the deep emotions which humans have.

Submitted: Thursday, December 27, 2012

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  • Freshman - 1,308 Points Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (12/27/2012 10:25:00 PM)

    the fire in them, you and I make the living moving forward. the fire in the body, the fire in the heart, the fire in the stomach and the fire is so beautiful, but sadly unable to destroy anything beyond its atrocity! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,879 Points Neela Nath (12/27/2012 11:26:00 AM)

    Fire with its multifarious features are vivisected with smooth flow.Lovely. Learning from you Ma'am.A Happy and prosperous New Year. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,545 Points Lyn Paul (12/27/2012 7:00:00 AM)

    What a lesson you have created in your words Chandra. Brilliant and then how right you are with the deep emotions of humans. Thank you (Report) Reply

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