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Patradoot or The Messenger 8/Many

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Patradoot or The Messenger 8/Many

Patradoot or The Messenger 8/Many

English version by
Ravindra K Kapoor



Enchanting beauty of nature, 

Would unfold its charms, on your way,

When you would take my hearts message,

For the most lovely child of the creator, my beloved.

Ravindra

Kanpur  India. 15th May 2010                           to continue in 9


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Background of this Epic 

The Patradoot was written originally by my later father
Dr.Amar Nath Kapoor in 1932. He had joined India’s
Freedom struggle in 1920 on the call of Mahatma Gandhi.
From 1920 till 1947 (India got freedom in 15th Aug. 1947)
my father was in active movement as Congressman and 
Gandhi’s non violent soldier. For many a time he was 
imprisoned for many months to more than a years sometimes.

During one such imprisonment he wrote this epic and sent
it to my mother secretly as a gift for her and to get it printed 
and circulated among the masses to create awareness for 
India’s freedom. The book was printed by my mother in 
Hindi and some of this epic was circulated also, but the 
British confiscated the book and press of my father around
1933. I was born in 1950 in a free India. I am trying to bring
this great writing of my father in English which portrays more
than the translation of the epic, so the world may
come to know about this otherwise lost and forgotten great 
great epic and the sacrifices of my patents towards India’s
freedom struggle.

Gandhi Dr. Amar Nath Kapoor left active politics after 1947 
and devoted rest of his life in 
writing easy mass literature and wrote many Dramas, 
Poetry books, epics. All his other literary 
works were mainly written from 1955 to 1990. 
He left this mortal world in 1994. Unfortunately many of his
World class work could not be published so far and Patradoot
is one of them.

Ravindra

Transliteration of Hindi poem in English- Patradoot or the Messenger.


Prakriti   Mugdha   Sunderta   ke, 

Mug   Mai   Nav   Drashaya   Suhayenge,

Le   Kur   Priya   Dhing   Hirdraya  Sandesha,   

Jub   Tu    Mera    Gayega. 


Patradoot in Hindi written by
Dr. Amar Nath Kapoor

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  1. Date: 9/29/2010 8:53:00 AM
    May your father's memory, writing and your creativity all enrich us ... and may I be stronger just for knowing you, friend.

  1. Date: 9/5/2010 1:53:00 AM
    Lovely....on to the next.

  1. Date: 6/19/2010 12:16:00 AM
    ok, THIS Is where i should have started! Let me see one more.

  1. Date: 5/20/2010 9:43:00 AM
    Wonderful words Ravindra and so touching to the soul deep inside... luv your last line above.. luv.. Linda-Marie..

  1. Date: 5/17/2010 12:28:00 AM
    well done Rvindra, once again. Enjoyed both 7& 8. Thank you for being so kind and keeping me posted. Until next time. Please continue the messages and updating me when they come in, always,..p.d.

  1. Date: 5/16/2010 6:36:00 AM
    Really enjoyed that english read there. Have to scim through these messages you have here. :) Enjoy your day and tell me also what you think of my latest writes. :)