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Tag: Mahendranath Battacharya

Oh Ma Kali, for a long time now

Poet: Mahendranath Battacharya

Oh Ma Kali, for a long time now
          You’ve masqueraded in this world
          as a clown.

Screening its face amongst lotus stalks

Poet: Mahendranath Battacharya

Screening its face amongst lotus stalks
the golden bird
          contented
          limbs listless with love
               eyes open
sleeps on the flower with v,