Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

(17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Never encourage alluring enterprises!


Anticipating the profit and wealth
Investing in greedy activities like sharing
Plantations, shares, race and gambling,
Private chits and high risk mutual funds
For higher rates of promised interests;

People with education, knowledge
And mental stability never encourage
Alluring enterprises to lose their wealth!
Thinking with good reasoning, invest
In Government schemes to better profit!

Submitted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 01, 2013

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Hi,
This poem is a translation of aTamil poem from Tamil literature 'ThirukkuRaL'

ஆக்கங் கருதி முதலிழக்குஞ் செய்வினை
ஊக்கார் அறிவுடை யார்.463 தெரிந்து செயல் வகை

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  • David Wood (8/6/2013 5:31:00 AM)

    Worrying about investments going up or down can disturb the tranquility of the soul. A good write. (Report) Reply

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