Ajay Seshadri

Rookie - 19 Points (01/03/1983 / Chennai)

Self-Taught Swayambhu


A chemist sparks the light
Experimenting in phosphorous delight
In his ecstatic reasoning reach
Articulate in his inconsistent speech
Only when he learns to teach
No lab or test tube can complete
Discovery of the nature of thought
He is the teacher who is the taught.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 07, 2012
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