Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

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

Ignorant Is He


Who performs action
For himself only
Ignorant is he
Though well read
But not enlightened
Ignorant is he
Who bookish knowledge
And full of desires.

Submitted: Friday, May 24, 2013
Edited: Friday, May 24, 2013

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Ignorant only attached to worldly pleasures.

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