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World Haiku Association November Contest

Appeared in World Haiku Association  November Contest

Somewhere There

Today I visited for the first time to the recently opened Japanese garden Chandigarh. Excitement was visible among the crowd, who by the pagoda or the Buddha gathered to get snapped. Slowly, some perched on the ground and breathed through the air as if the chimes are ringing somewhere, in silent gaze. Some retreated back from the main gate, wanting to grasp what they have gone through.

sitting buddha...
perched on a pagoda
autumn moon

Featured at TanshiArt

TanshiArt is a project started by Mr. Steve Wilkinson. Under this project, the photograph or an artwork is associated with a micropoetry of up to 6 lines which may include haiku, tanka, goyoshi, sedoka and other forms.

One from the collection:



You can visit here (TanshiArt) to read more of my work.

Thanks.

Can We Be Superhumen? - Treating Garbage

Really? We need a leader to be a basic us. I don't believe so.

I believe that it is not prime minister or the government that brought us internet or computers. It is Bill Gates or Intel or Tim Berners Lee. So who they are. Someone from the crowd is defining every new thing that starts to define us in the whole new perspective.

So, why are we left to be tamed for some bad practices. Should we wait for a charity organization to enlighten us on new healthy, social practices?

How do we become anti-social? We are gradually leaving our personal spaces where we are responsible for limited tasks and then obviously we are taken care of by a little home/office management. But when we are outside, we throw tantrums. Is it only a layperson who behaves incorrectly, many celebrities openly smoke cigarettes, jump red lights and behave irresponsibly in public.

The government brings to us what we are offering but in dull unenlightened manner and then we become responsible to behave,…

An Evening

We will wait till evening when the curtains are drawn. The lights lit up the walls and the tea is being prepared. Some snacks on the plate will arrive on the center table.

a cuckoo
 entangled in "you may start" tasks