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Best Dalit Poems

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


a poem- dedicated to nirvaan
oh nirvaan ! truly dearly you ,
how should i tell you,
how much i love you,
i am your uncle,
you’re my nephew,
thats not all i have to...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, children, inspirationalparents, grandparents, parents,



Paper Democracy
Democracy for elites
Principles never enlight
Politicians aggrandize
Void of commitment
Dalit rights crucified
Every Day, Hour, Minute
Burnt, tortured, raped
Blood tears wept
Humanity if any ever left
Upper caste domination swept
Nation deliberately...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, discrimination, rap, rights,

Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men - XXVIII
Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men – XXVIII

                 for...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, anti bullying, black african

- voice of a dalit women
now hear the unheard cries
of dalit women plight
upper caste takes pride
humanity here despise
seeing the cruelty dies
of high caste females crucify
mercilessly their own gender 
in the...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, angst, history, socialwomen, gender,

an educated "Dalit"
educated dalit, working in office elite,
his journey from rags to riches,
hardly matters for high caste there,
safeguarded through religious care,
see the dalit with crucifying glare,
wonder how...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, introspection, socialreligious, religious, rights,

Dalit Kay Nina
Kung sasariwain ko sa 'king isip
Ang nangagdaang mga kapanahunan,
Liban kay Jessang lubhang pinintakasi,
Ikaw'y naroon 'di ko maikukubli!

Sa koliheyo kata'y nagkakilala,
Katoto kita sa 'sang asignatura,
Sa unang...

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Categories: dalit, courage, crush, dedication,

A Challenge
I never accepted such challenge that makes me fool.
I accepted challenge that provides me accelerating tool.
I am a Dalit, not human, 
Hindu treat me slave...

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Categories: dalit, caregiving, devotion, education, lost

raise your voice

you are ambedkarite then raise your voice,
don’t give up your rights raise your voice,
that’s not your god who created,
your dalit destiny,
man is his own creator,
and...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, inspirational, uplifting

Who is the Son of God?
Lord Jesus  
A Son of God,
I read it in the Bible.
Where also lord mentioned.
A false prophet will be born.
After this message,
Lord Muhammad was born,
And...

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Categories: dalit, caregiving, education, faith, history,

dr. ambedkar- sun that never sets
i see a sun that never sets,
that enlighten inner quest,
by transcending hearts gate
to overcome lives fade

i see a sun that never sets,
burns stoically for the...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, dedication, inspirational, upliftingsun,

death cry be heard
let the death cry be heard,
of those dalit murdered,
and seek emancipation,
against the discrimination,
ask not for justice,
if that only leads to injustice,
for they don’t even try,
to...

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© rahul gade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dalit, introspection, social

One day will come
I know, this is insulted task,
You are very important to me.
I know, this is insulted task,
You are fully enlightened to me.
I have no objection
You are...

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Categories: dalit, devotion, family, history, lost

Why only Muslim terrorists?
To UN gathering in Newyork, 2005.
(This Poem is dedicated to Dalit human rights
Caste violence: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 (Gohana):
60 Dalit houses burnt down in Gohana,...

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Categories: dalit, caregiving, devotion, education, faith,

Kar-Natak Ki Janta
            Kar-Natak Ki Janta

Karnatak ki janta aaj param shresht shenshah he,
har neta,har party ki...

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Categories: dalit, corruption, freedom, hindi, independence

When will you speak?
How do you feel when you don’t speak?
What is wrong if you participate in a discussion week?
Most of the people they never speak when they...

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Categories: dalit, caregiving, devotion, education, faith,

You live in my words
The words are true,
Before their origin,
I was as a stone.
When the words touched me,
My mind played with me,
And the heart catches the waves. 

The words...

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Categories: dalit, devotion, faith, hope, imagination,

Sanctity
I know my heart is impure,
That’s why I were born a Dalit,
I know your heart is pure,
That’s why you make me a Dalit.

It is sanctity...

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Categories: dalit, caregiving, education, faith, inspirational,

Own My Face
No way, have you check your English?
Grammatically, you write, 
Every sentence wrong, I am graduate,
Literature is my subject but I can’t write.

Why do you write...

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Categories: dalit, adventure, caregiving, devotion, faith,

That's why
Perhaps you don’t know,
About a treatment of insults,
I were insulting over centuries,
I am Dalit that’s why I am writing you.

If you are seeking justice,
Just remind...

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Categories: dalit, faith, forgiveness, friendship, happiness,