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India-The Land Of Festivals

India is a land full of festivities, Lots of relaxation to the Indians surely it gives- Most of these are ceremony leaves - Some are due to great men's deeds. All direction does it cheer-East,West,North,South, It fills with sweets every big and small mouth, The year begins with the New Year, Every 'life' remains busy sending cards to nears and dears. The 26th January follows-the day of our constitution, The Gandhi Jayanti makes us realise the power of his non-violence vision. The Saraswati Puja Specially for the students, During which they pray for the result in the forthcoming examinations. 15th August is the day of glory, The Indians on the graves of sacrifice respect garlands of flory. 5th September is celebrated as the Teachers's day, This is the day when wisdom feels proud and gay. The Ganesh Chaturthi,The Durga puja comes with the chill in the Autumn sky, Joy seems unlimited ,time seems to fly; Like the enjoyment a child gets on seeing a muticoloured butterfly; Near and dear ones return home in flights- When the sky is rent with dazzling 'Diwali Lights'. Soon after a month-the festival X-mas fills us with lot of fun, It comes when the weather cools the hot sun. These are some and there's many others- Which make our mind light as a feather. The written festivals are some of the noted- But there are so many that they can't be jotted.

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Date: 12/27/2015 1:54:00 PM
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Date: 11/2/2009 1:33:00 PM
dear poet! SUCH an interesting verse!!! the form is quatrain not concrete (soft smile) a concrete verse would be..a poem about a ball written in the shape of a ball...a poem about a tree..written in the shape of a tree! NEVER the less a most excellent verse above! Light & Love
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