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Subject: HINDUISM
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ABOUT MAYA, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Lift the mosquito net and look at yourself
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


ALL RIGHT, DEATH, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Who needs to fear death?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


ALL RIGHT, YOU CRAZY WOMAN, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Just to have your feet touching him
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


ARE YOU LOOKING FOR ME? I AM IN THE NEXT SEAT, by KABIR    Poem Source            
Variant Title(s): Breat
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


COME ON, MIND, LET'S GO STEAL, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Then grab those feet and run
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


DARK MOTHER, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: It will dive fast to its freedom
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


DOES SUFFERING SCARE ME? O MOTHER, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: I brag about my suffering
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


EPITAPHS OF THE WAR, 1914-18: HINDU SEPOY IN FRANCE, by RUDYARD KIPLING    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: This man in his own country prayed we know not to what powers
Last Line: We pray them to reward him for his bravery in ours.
Subject(s): Courage; Hinduism; Prayer; Religion; World War I; Valor; Bravery; Theology; First World War


FISHERMAN HAS CAST HIS NET, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: She can handle death
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


FOR THE LORD OF CAVES (1), by ALLAMA PRABHU    Poem Source            
First Line: I saw an ape tied up
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


FOR THE LORD OF CAVES (2), by ALLAMA PRABHU    Poem Source            
First Line: Looking for your light
Last Line: There can be no metaphor
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


GO ON WITH THE DECEPTION, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Why add buttermilk?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


GO ON-I KNOW YOU, MOTHER, I KNOW YOU, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: At the feet of the dark devi
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


GO ON-YOU'RE ONLY DEATH'S FLUNKY, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And beaten, who's going to save you?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


HINDOO FUNERAL SONG, by EDWIN ARNOLD    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Call on rama! Call to rama?
Last Line: Ram! Ram!—oh, call to rama.
Subject(s): Funerals; Hinduism; Religion; Burials; Theology


HINDU ILLUMINATION, by JAMES INGRAM MERRILL    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: T loping down the stairs at mellifont
Last Line: The mahout's gaze, upon me all this while
Subject(s): Elephant-drivers; Hinduism; Religion


HOW ARE YOU GOING TO ESCAPE ME?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: I'm going to get shiva to spank you
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


HOW MANY TIMES, MOTHER, ARE YOU GOING, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: He will be safe at your feet
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


HURDWAR, A PLACE OF HINDOO PILGRIMAGE, by LETITIA ELIZABETH LANDON    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: I love the feeling which, in former days
Last Line: And owns the true god in the false god's shrine
Alternate Author Name(s): L. E. L.; Maclean, Letitia
Subject(s): Hinduism; India; Religion


I SPENT MY DAYS IN FUN, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And dig in to their supper
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'M DAZED THINKING ABOUT IT, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: But shake me loose from this fear of death
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'M NOT CALLING YOU, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Full of goods, then sunk it
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'M NOT CALLING YOU MOTHER ANYMORE, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: The pain, life after life
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'M SICK OF LIVING, MOTHER, SICK, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: You've broken me in this life
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'M SWEATING LIKE THE SLAVE OF AN EVIL SPIRIT, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Out of my head like a rocket
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'VE GIVEN MY HEART, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: My journey calling on the name %of durga
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'VE GOT A BONE TO PICK WITH YOU, MOTHER, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Every evil every foot of the way
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


I'VE GOT YOU FIGURED, HARA, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Those feet trample fear
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


IN PRAISE OF KRISHNA, by RUSKHAN    Poem Source            
First Line: Beautiful his peacock crown
Last Line: When krishna's form %dwells within?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


IS THERE YET, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Hurrah for kali,' I'll just dance off
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


IT'S THIS HOPE IN HOPE, THIS HAPPENING AGAIN, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: In your arms and go home
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


JUST THINK OF IT, MIND, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Then what can he do?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


KALI, by LUCILLE CLIFTON    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Kali %queen of fatality
Last Line: Kali. %who is black
Subject(s): Courts And Courtiers; Hinduism; Religion


KALI, WHY ARE YOU NAKED AGAIN?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: When you're like this
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


LISTEN TO THIS STORY, MOTHER TARA, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Beaten by the six tenants
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MADANA, by DORA GREENWELL    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Summer! Summer! Soft around
Last Line: Therefore all the haunted air %trembles -- madana is there!
Alternate Author Name(s): Dorothy, Greenwell
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MAHABHARATA: BOOK 17. THE GREAT JOURNEY, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "to narayen, lord of lords, be glory given"
Last Line: "where they have gone, there will I surely go"
Subject(s): Death;heaven;hinduism;india;religion; "dead, The;paradise;theology;


MAHABHARATA: BOOK 18. THE ENTRY INTO HEAVEN, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "to narayen, lord of lords, be glory given"
Last Line: "waiting to greet him, gladdening and glad"
Subject(s): Heaven;hinduism;india;religion; Paradise;theology


MAHABHARATA: NIGHT OF SLAUGHTER, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "to narayen, best of lords, be glory given"
Last Line: Kripa and kritavarman
Subject(s): Hinduism;india;religion; Theology


MAHABHARATA: THE MORNING PRAYER, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: Our lord the prophet (peace to him!) doth write
Last Line: Read fatihah forth beneath the mehrab-board
Subject(s): Hinduism;india;prayer;religion; Theology


MANTREYA UPANISHAD, SELS., by UNKNOWN    Poem Source            
First Line: I am I, but also the other
Last Line: I am he!
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MIND, WHY DO YOU FRET SO MUCH, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Though he's the son of the sun?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MIND, YOU GAMBLED, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: In my back row
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MIND, YOU JUST STAY AWAKE CRYING, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Who are out to steal your goods
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MORNING SHIFT IN BANARAS, by STEPHEN AJAY    Poem Source            
First Line: They say this is the fast track for hindus; here the river is more full of
Last Line: Tomorrow
Subject(s): Death; Hinduism; Rebirth; Religion


MOTHER, HOW MANY TIMES DO I HAVE TO SAY THIS?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Let me see you once and for all
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MOTHER, INCOMPARABLY ARRAYED, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: An impossible beauty?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MOTHER, TELL ME WHERE I SHOULD STAND, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: With a beggar's bowl and a cast-off rug
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MOTHER, THIS BEAT-UP SHACK, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: A prisoner in his own house
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MY LIFE'S LORD, GIRI, MY HUSBAND, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: At dawn-starved for moonbeams
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


MY MIND DREAMS UP THIS IMAGE, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And show herself to ramprasad
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


NOW CRY KALI AND TAKE THE PLUNGE!, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And you're going to come up with a fortune
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


O GIRI, I CAN'T COMFORT, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: In her small bed, fast asleep
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


O MIND, DO YOU STILL CHERISH THIS FANTASY OF YOURS?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: In clay and then offers it up prayers?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


O MIND, YOU THINK IT'S ALL IN FUN, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And count the cost of beauty?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


O MOTHER, WHO REALLY, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: To be kind, this misery will pass
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


OM; A MEMORY, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Faint grew the yellow buds of light
Last Line: And brahm looked from his shining eyes.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Children; Hinduism; Religion; Childhood; Theology


PITY MOTHER, DO I WORSHIP YOU, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Who else has that strength?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SALSETTE AND ELEPHANTA, by JOHN RUSKIN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Tis eve -- and o'er the face of parting day
Last Line: And seeks redemption from the incarnate god.
Subject(s): Elephanta Caves, India; Hinduism; Religion; Salsette (island), India; Sculpture & Sculptors; Theology


SHE'S NO ORDINARY GIRL, MY UMA, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Whom even the holy can't approach?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SHE'S PLAYING IN MY HEART, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: At your feet
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SHOUT HER NAME: KALI, KALI!, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Of a world heartsick, dazed
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SING KALI'S GLORY, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Can just get out
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SO I SAY: MIND, DON'T YOU SLEEP, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: So unsalvageable a rogue?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SOMEHOW THE TIME WILL PASS, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Your greatness, into the sea of this world
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


SONG OF THE HINDOO WOMEN, WHILE ACCOMPANYING A WIDOW TO FUNERAL PILE, by MARIA JANE JEWSBURY    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Not in grief to the pile we go
Last Line: Thy last bright thread of life is spun!
Alternate Author Name(s): Fletcher, Maria Jane Jewsbury
Subject(s): Funerals; Hinduism; Religion


STUDENT, DO THE SIMPLE PURIFICATION, by KABIR    Poem Source            
Last Line: And he is the one who has made it all
Variant Title(s): The Pitche
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


TELL ME, BROTHER, WHAT HAPPENS AFTER DEATH?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Finally one with water
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


THAT'S IT, MOTHER!, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Into the saving waters
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


THE HINDOO SCEPTIC, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: I think till I weary with thinking
Last Line: And your god be no reflex of you
Subject(s): Doubt;god;hinduism;religion; Skepticism;theology


THE HINDOO'S DEATH, by GEORGE BIRDSEYE    Poem Text            
First Line: A hindoo died; a happy thing to do
Last Line: "begone! We'll have no fools in paradise!"
Variant Title(s): Paradise; A Hindoo Legend
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion; Women; Theology


THE INDIAN UPON GOD, by WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I passed along the water's edge below the humid trees
Last Line: His languid tail above us, lit wth myriad spots of light.
Alternate Author Name(s): Yeats, W. B.
Subject(s): God; Hinduism; Religion; Theology


THE RUG, by PERCY STICKNEY GRANT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O siva! / beat my soul like a rug
Last Line: O siva!
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion; Theology


TO IMRAN IN BOMBAY, by REETIKA VAZIRANI    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Salaam aleikhem, imran, once more
Last Line: The eyes of planes, the lights of travelers
Subject(s): Bombay, India; Hinduism; Religion


WHAT AM I-A RICKETY THING, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Unless you take me lovingly to you
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHAT DID I DO WRONG?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Of your world in a black mood
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHAT GOOD IS A TRIP TO KASHI?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Day and night, in kashi
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHAT'S MORE TO FEAR, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Can be had for the picking
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHAT'S SO GOOD IN YOU, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Why isn't there food in your father's house?
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHO CAN EXPLAIN YOUR PLAY, MOTHER?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: He can see right through those old ploys
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHO'S WITH YOU, MIND, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And take you amidship
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHY GO LIVE BY THE GANGES?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Who calls a stepmother %mother
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHY SHOULD I GO TO KASH?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: And all good things are yours
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WHY TELL ME WHAT TO DO?, by CHANDIDAS    Poem Source            
Last Line: His black skin is always with me
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


WILD WOMAN OF THE FORESTS, by KABIR    Poem Source            
Last Line: Herding cows by his side
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


YOU SLEEP ON IN THAT SLEEP OF DESIRE, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Though called and called
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


YOU THINK MOTHERHOOD IS CHILD'S PLAY?, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Stone-don't call yourself %the mother
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


YOU'D BETTER NOT TOUCH ME, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: Let death not come too near
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion


YOU'LL FIND MOTHER, by RAMPRASAD SEN    Poem Source            
Last Line: You work the rest out from these hints
Subject(s): Hinduism; Religion