A simple man, loved countryside life,
'How 'bout city life', proposed his wife,
Her naggings bitter,
He made a murmur -
'Another issue to start a strife.'
[Published: 'Frog Croon', March 2011 issue]
Salutations To 'Kalaguru
Salutations to you,
Your love for culture,
Your songs about Nature,
Are still on our lips,
As treasure one keeps...
A versatile genius you were,
Your deeds shall never wear,
Your portrait of Sankaradeva
And title bestowed for 'Tandava',
'Rabha Sangeet' your creations
And 'Siraj' your direction,
Your acting in 'Era Bator Sur'
And 'Ban Theatre' in Tezpur...
An urge to demolish evil from nation,
Your lyrics reflected revolutionary notion,
For the need to uplift Assamese society,
You penned the book 'Axomiya Kristi'...
A Ballad on Self-realization
Of two pals,
Ego possessed the former,
Self-respect imbibed the latter.
The former faced problems, complained;
The latter solved problems, smiled.
One, choosy and demanding;
Other, suitable and acceptable.
In a corporation,
Standing at the threshold
Of promising careers,
Days rolled on
And the day arrived
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