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Incineration of Love God Madan Cupid 2

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Incineration of Love God Madan Cupid 2


Incineration of Indian Love God Madan ( Cupid )2 of Many
or Madan Dahan in Hindi

Originally written in Hindi by my late father Dr. Amar Nath Kapoor
1899 to 1994. Partly edited in Hindi also by Ravindra K Kapoor

English translation and version by Ravindra K Kapoor.


Prelude to this epic.
According to Indian mythology Madan the Love God or Cupid was asked to divert the attention of Lord Shiva*, the supreme God of Hindus, who was lost in deep meditation,  so that Lord Shiva may be requested to help the Gods from the attacks of the demon supreme immortal Tarakasur. However, when Madan disturbed Him in meditation Shiva became too furious and opened His third eye. Madan the Cupid God got burnt by the fire of the anger of his third eye. This epic reveals many interesting incidents about this story later in this series…..

Incineration of Indian Love God Madan ( Cupid )2 of Many


Uncontaminated Love prevailed,
In men and women alike,
Moving without bondages,
Like the birds fly in the sky.

While living on the beautiful Earth,
All were enjoying it's glory,
And keeping faith in truth,
A love empire was created on Earth.

Violence  was there, but  was 
Hated and dishonoured by all,
Only the selfless and pure love,
Was the ideal of everyone's life.

Ravindra
Kanpur India 22nd April 2012
to continue  in 3....

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  1. Date: 11/18/2013 9:10:00 PM
    It sounds like a lovely paradise xxx

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 11:27:00 PM
    I love how you keep your father's memory alive by editing beautiful poems like this, Ravindra.

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 8:26:00 PM
    Ravindra, I'm pretty sure many poets think highly of your poem. It is very beautiful~ This poem is amazing, in every way. Cupid, a word to carry through every nation. I also want 2 thank you and say getting a lovely comment from you today really added a smile. I enjoyed hearing from you, when you're on the soup. Your poetry is above fantastic. I really do appreciate every word, and note you post on the bottom of your poem. it helps me understand the beauty of your poem, even better. alwasy~ PD

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 4/23/2012 9:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Dear PD, Your words have refreshed me and my heart too. Thank you my friend... Love and best wishes for your great success….Ravindra
  1. Date: 4/22/2012 2:56:00 PM
    Wish we still had this faith and truth between men and women, it sounds wonderful.

  1. Date: 4/22/2012 1:54:00 PM
    This is too good! I'm ready for three..This Is Top Shelf!

  1. Date: 4/22/2012 7:21:00 AM
    sounds like a beautiful time. This is wonderful, Ravindra, keep them coming. Hugs, Catie :)