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About Ravindra K Kapoor
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Born in 1950. I have done my post graduation in English Literature. In my childhood days I was living very close to a beautiful forest with a lovely lake called ‘Allen Forest’. I used to sit in that forest for hours in the calm and cool atmosphere of that lake and in those memorable days.

I started conceiving my first poem in that Allen forest and lake itself, which I use to visit almost every day, often with friends and sometimes even alone also in my childhood and early young age days. In the field of Art I had made my initial paintings in oil colors but they are very few. I composed my first Hindi Poem in 1971 when I was posted in a sugar factory. During that time I have written few small philosophical poems only. My love for photography started oozing around 1985 when I purchased my first Yashica Camera.

My initial pictures remains concentrated on my family members and scenic beauties. In between 1971 to 2001 I was too busy with my job first with British India Corporation and then with Government of U.P as I was educating people in Foreign Trade on national level.

During this period from 1991 to 1999 I made extensive travelling from East to West and from North to South of my country almost twice in a year, which gave me a unique chance to study and understand life and nature both in general which reflects in my Poems and Photos everywhere. In 1999 I took VRS and joined a multinational company ‘Organic India’ earlier known as IITC as its Executive Director, but left it in 2001 and started my own work of educating people in foreign trade.

t was only around 2007 when I bought a new mini digital camera that Photography began to show its colors in my Photos. In 2009 I became a member of Poetry Soup accidentally, while surfing the net and that was a turning point of writing more and more poems almost every day. Even I translated some of my father’s works also on Poetry Soup. Later on in 2011 when my son gave a gift of Canon Camera that I started enjoying Photography and these Photo Poems started forming shapes in my works.Song writing emerged, when some of my poetry Soup friends commented on my poem finding some of my poems more like a Song.The seed is there in me and even in my family member’s blood, because of my mother, who was a great musician, singer and because of my father, who wrote many Poems, Epics, novels and even dramatic verse and some songs also. Because of my other family members love for music, right from my childhood as I used to hear my favorite songs many a times.

The company of a wonderful forest (Allen Forest) and the lake with the company of River Ganges, which flows right in front of my house at a little distance with the most beautiful surroundings of Agriculture University quite near to my place have played great roles in shaping me what I am today.
Ravindra


A Song for You


Blog Posted:12/15/2011 9:40:00 PM


A Song for You


Good Morning /Evening Friends on Poetry Soup

I have placed on my face book wall “A Song for You” composed and sung by me on an experimental basis. Even a touch of some music is also there. May be not good enough as a first trial, but it has been made while singing the Song. Hope its lyrics would be liked by you and by all those, who often feel the need for a good sleep but very often they do not get it.

This Song is likely to be liked by the kids. Please let me know your views and comments, how you or your kids have liked it.

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With best wishes for a Merry Christmas to everyone on Poetry Soup.


Ravindra


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  1. Date: 12/18/2011 9:57:00 PM
    First of all I want an apology from you my friend that due to oversight I could not see your first comment. Hope you do not mind. Thank you for your comments and for remembering me as I am not very regular on PS and my good wishes for your Restaurant and its great success. My Song is also on the Pub and on U Tubehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCtxOKp7DQc&context=C3f5772fADOEgsToPDskI2J3Pvz9Qq--9WGYI4adeJ. Hope you would like it. With love and greetings for a Merry Christmas...Ravindra

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  1. Date: 12/16/2011 11:57:00 AM
    Dear Ravindra, I am no longer on Facebook because my account there was repeatedly hacked. I do wish I could read your song though. Love and blessings for happy holidays, Carolyn

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  1. Date: 12/16/2011 3:59:00 AM
    Thanks for your kind comments and appreciation of the Song. With all best wishes for a wonderful Xmas. Ravindra

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  1. Date: 12/15/2011 10:32:00 PM
    Hi, there, I just went and heard it, Ravindra. It was great to put a "voice" to your picture! the song is very soft. I almost could not hear it. It is reminiscent of our folk songs that used to be popular in the US. Luv, Andrea

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  1. Date: 12/15/2011 9:52:00 PM
    Good day Ravindra, how are you? Nice toooo see you here on the soup. I have been rather busy with my restaurant.. Especially this time a year... I will make a stop on face book this week...lol..i only have time for soup and kids... and eat... God Bless you,..xoxox~ p.d.

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My Past Blog Posts

 
MY NEW POP SONG ON YOU TUBE
Date Posted: 8/11/2013 12:27:00 PM
Yoga in Poem a new approach
Date Posted: 7/6/2013 6:32:00 AM
Beware the Azgar is Moving
Date Posted: 4/24/2013 8:57:00 PM
Defeating the Brutality
Date Posted: 1/10/2013 4:25:00 AM
My Song Dedicated to Rape Victim of Delhi
Date Posted: 1/7/2013 11:32:00 AM
My Poem on Woman's Breast Beauty & the Dangers of Cancer With Some Remedies
Date Posted: 11/17/2012 10:06:00 PM
Eyelids which are touched by Pain My New Song on You Tube
Date Posted: 10/1/2012 11:28:00 PM
A Poem for my friends in America and all over World
Date Posted: 8/15/2012 12:49:00 PM
My New Song on You Tube with Titles in English
Date Posted: 7/24/2012 10:42:00 AM
How you consider Beauty leads to Love and Love leads to Peace
Date Posted: 5/19/2012 6:06:00 AM
Incineration of Indian Love God Madan Cupid
Date Posted: 4/21/2012 10:20:00 AM
A Song for You
Date Posted: 12/15/2011 9:40:00 PM
Victory of Democracy and People of India - Anna's Movement
Date Posted: 8/27/2011 10:54:00 PM
My Poem on ANNA has converted into a reality in India
Date Posted: 8/19/2011 12:26:00 AM
My Song- which you would hear soon
Date Posted: 7/29/2011 11:16:00 AM
In India, a new Revolution is in the offing
Date Posted: 4/7/2011 9:32:00 PM
Tandava Nritya or the Dance of Destruction/Creation
Date Posted: 2/17/2011 4:05:00 AM
Folk Songs Themes Are Same In Every Language
Date Posted: 1/21/2011 8:05:00 PM
A New Theme for a Kawaali (Song)
Date Posted: 1/11/2011 7:49:00 AM
Your views on adding Photo Poems on PS
Date Posted: 12/12/2010 9:27:00 AM
My New Poem for "Kawaali" lovers- Love in a Beauty Fair.
Date Posted: 10/21/2010 10:13:00 PM
My first Blog with the Introduction of a new lovely form of Poetry for PS
Date Posted: 10/8/2010 8:52:00 PM

My Poems

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6/14/2014Tarana-Ta Na Na Dhoom - My New Carol Song with English Text linesLyrichappiness,joy,song,
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11/1/2013The Mulberry Tree And its Birds One of TwoEpitaphallegory,tree,
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7/21/2013Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 4Free versehealth,life,love,
7/13/2013Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 3Free versehealth,inspirational,
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7/7/2013Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 2 Free versehappiness,health,inspirat
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6/10/2013I will not say Good Bye ForeverFree versegoodbye,miss you,
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4/15/2013 I have seen the feelings of Love IIFree verselove,sweet,lost,lost,love
4/14/2013I have seen the feelings of LoveFree versefeelings,love,
1/9/2013Defeating the BrutalityFree versededication,world,
1/7/2013 Song Dedicated to Rape Victim of DelhiFree versededication,inspirational,
12/25/2012A Christmas Song for You on XmasFree versechristmas,inspirational,s
12/21/2012A Poem for US Citizens And PoliticiansFree versededication,words,parents,
12/10/2012Tesu A Folk Love Story of India 8Free verselove,love,
12/9/2012Tesu A Folk Love Story of India 7Free verselove,love,
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