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Below is the poem entitled India which was written by poet Arnisha Paxman. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Market stalls laden

with history: indigo,

red ochre and turmeric,

pungent and bright –

jewellery around her neck.

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  1. Date: 5/9/2012 10:11:00 AM
    Oh yeah I feel this poem...I've been to India once, such a colorful country...and I'll never forget the day I saw Taj was just amazing!!! Enjoyed your tanka.

    Paxman Avatar Arnisha Paxman
    Date: 5/9/2012 11:47:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I've never been but would really love to visit soon. This poem was inspired by an installation I seen at Tate Modern. :)
  1. Date: 5/8/2012 8:38:00 AM
    Very nice...beautifully descriptive. I enjoyed your poem.

    Paxman Avatar Arnisha Paxman
    Date: 5/8/2012 11:21:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks! :)