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The Festival of Lights

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The Festival of Lights

Prayers in luster
Candles shimmer as fireflies
Graceful Diwali


Clamorous of noise
Firecrackers on exhibit
Children astonished 


Clatter enlighten
Glamorous of sacred day
Be blessed among them


Author Note:
Happy Diwali for those whom celebrate

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  1. Date: 11/23/2012 9:27:00 PM
    "The festival of lights" I know is Chanukkah. Please e-mail me and tell me more about Diwali - your poem mad me want to know more about it. Peace & Love Matthew Anish

  1. Date: 11/22/2012 8:59:00 AM
    Thanks for the educational information about your country..Enjoyed reading this morn..I especially like the next to last one..Your presence at my work is very uplifting..Sara

    Widjanarko Avatar Yanny Widjanarko
    Date: 11/22/2012 9:05:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    This is one of the flawless festival that I know Sara, even I'm not from this country :), but once I ever been in this festival in my place, where those people happily to celebrate it :), It's also a pleasure for me to have your visits in my pages, they are encourage me a lot :D - Hug, Yanny
  1. Date: 11/12/2012 2:58:00 PM
    I think this festival sounds so nice. Good to see haiku on it.

    Widjanarko Avatar Yanny Widjanarko
    Date: 11/12/2012 3:28:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Indeed Andrea. This is a beautiful festival in India which brings sacred and exotic impression in once. Thank you for visiting my haiku, and wishing you a good day :) - Regards Yanny
  1. Date: 11/12/2012 9:40:00 AM
    I fix the previous one, a bit messed with the syllables before Happy Diwali :)