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I am Buddha

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Below is the poem entitled I am Buddha which was written by poet Afroze Ali. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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I am Buddha

I am Buddha

Just a stone but a big one 
With a chisel in hand he sculpted me 
Turned me into Buddha.

Inspired by the monolith statue of Gautam Buddha (founder of Buddhism) that stands amidst a lake in our city(Hyderabad,India)

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  1. Date: 7/29/2011 9:44:00 AM
    Good take on the contest Ali. Wishing you the best. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/29/2011 8:21:00 AM
    Afroze I surely luv this piece ..my Mother collected Buddahs and decorated her home with them.. this is quite powerful..good luck in the contest.. I also have two ..

  1. Date: 7/29/2011 4:04:00 AM
    wow, alfroze... a gem of a piece here! if for any contest, winning wishes to you! :) huggs, nette

  1. Date: 7/29/2011 2:58:00 AM
    I stood and watched a thai man doing exactly that last saturday,inreal patience.

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    Date: 7/29/2011 3:00:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry