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Best Bombay Poems

Below are the all-time best Bombay poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of bombay poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member They walk amongst us
They walk amongst us, but in silent ways,
spreading peace and love without any praise.
When thunder roars and lightning strikes in rain
they watch over us, healing...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, angel, appreciation, tribute,



Premium Member The Bombay Grocery-NC-w
The Bombay Grocery (Indian)- North Carolina

Shyam*, finds cat food at special rate near the door.
Goes to check out to manager of the grocery store
Doubting manager...

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Categories: bombay, cat, food,

Late Summer Nights Dream at the Cat in the Hat
  
    It was way after eight, at the Cat in the Hat.
    The whole plaice was swimming,...

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Categories: bombay, imagination, nonsense,

PamelaKaye
There's a gal named PamelaKaye
Her writing style, poetic buffet
A sweet Texas tart
Who has a big heart
And a buttocks the size of Bombay
...

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Categories: bombay, funny, life, people,

Premium Member The Wound That Never Heals
Science can’t save you, neither can religion,
at least Popper and Niebuhr, philosophers and poets,
are entertainers, which is why actors and athletes
are paid so much. Thanks...

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Categories: bombay, christian, husband, mother, music,

A Story My Mother Told Me
someone always told me this with tears in her eyes...


(for Lata Sethi's late-mother, who was my mother’s ‘sister’ and who took us all into her...

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Categories: bombay, forgiveness, freedom, friendship, grandmother,

First of May
"First of May"


When I was a child I ran away
To live with the circus in Bombay,
Where all things were new
And possible, too!
So, for this they...

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Categories: bombay, adventure, childhood, fantasy, hope,

Premium Member Baseball Trash Can Cats Vs Downtown Stray

Here we are fans this fine summer day,
to watch Trash Can Cats, versus Downtown Stray.
The field is grand in this deep wooded glen,
pitchers are warming...

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Categories: bombay, baseball, fun, poetry,

For the World's Best Boss
Calm and composed to the core…
What from a boss could I ask more? 
Humble, patient always gentle,
On your ethics, you can never fumble!

Path of peace...

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Categories: bombay, thank you, tribute, me,

Premium Member GL Trestrail and Co Ltd
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Categories: bombay, nostalgia,

Premium Member Limerick: Once a measly Miser in Mumbai
Limerick: Once a measly Miser in Mumbai

Once a measly Miser in Mumbai
Liked watching dancing girls on the sly
He went to Bolly-Wood
Though he felt jolly good
His...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, humorous,

Bombay Duck
Bombay
The gateway to India
Sadly now Mumbai
Where is my Bombay
duck
Who now passes
through these golden
gates...

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© Nigel Fox  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, food,

Premium Member haiku 16
a rangoli pattern 
in a Mumbai courtyard --
oil lamps flicker

*Mumbai /m?m'ba?/, also known as Bombay, is the capital city 
of the Indian state of Maharashtra....

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Categories: bombay, holiday, nature,

BAWDY BEVERAGES
JACK DANIELS met JIM BEAM at the CANADIAN CLUB
to discuss their upcoming trip on the CUTTY SARK.
They were planning a vacation to a Caribbean cove
to...

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© Dan Cwiak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, drink, fantasy, humor,

Premium Member A Bucket List for Two
See a play
On Broadway
Spend a day
In old Bombay
Riding on an elephant

Fly up high
In the sky
Birds pass by
As we hang-glide
Falling in love on our descent

Take a...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, song-

Premium Member Rumor Has It
Returning to India, with a prestigious Award,
From USA after a long period of three years.
Some friends in Bombay desired and insisted
That I should stay at...

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Categories: bombay, fun,

Gods, Rains and Traffic
A new day arrives; I'm waiting for the morning sun.
Rains pissing on me, God must be having fun.
I crawl myself out of bed & move...

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Categories: bombay, emotions, god, rain,

Premium Member HE WAS A FLOP
Sally met an old bloke from Bombay
They both fancied a roll in the hay
He whipped out his todger
All ready to Rodger
But his blue pills had...

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Categories: bombay, age, body, humorous, lust,

Premium Member I Am Happy and Gay
There once was a man from Bombay
Had a computer matched date on Valentines Day
When his date did arrive
He was shocked and surprised
Misunderstood the American meaning...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, funny

Premium Member The Bombay Grocery

Shyam*, finds cat food at special rate near the door.
Goes to check out to manager of the grocery store
Doubting manager asks him to bring cat...

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Categories: bombay, fun, humor, , 9th

Two Pairs of Shoes
Two Pair of Shoes

My Loafers wandered out one day
when I (too lazy) chose to stay
home alone and drink Bombay,
one evening in the Spring

They came upon...

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© Judy Valko  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bombay, humorous,

Premium Member winter's film star
You're the reason I rise on a winters day .
You put that glint in my eye and a smile on my face.   ...

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Categories: bombay, romantic,

Right on Time
I think about her everytime that the sunset and sunrise

She just a piece of ass to some guys

But she's more than, loyal, the type to...

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Categories: bombay, beauty, cute love,

Premium Member Week 1 - Brian's Poet of Note - 'Jack Gilbert'
A Brief For The Defense 

Sorrow everywhere. Slaughter everywhere. If babies 
are not starving someplace, they are starving 
somewhere else. With flies in their nostrils....

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Categories: bombay, joy, life, love,

The murder of Civilisation
An Englishman lost in afternoon tea,
Memories of a lotus flower love
Rajas and elephants in Delhi
Livingstone the explorer
Religion to convert

Laurence of Arabia
A leader of men
The Boers...

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Categories: bombay, patriotic, freedom,