DHARAMKOT

From Mira Prabhu, the Yogini Mystic residing in Arunachala.

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FB_IMG_1472401603075I dashed off this short poem 16 years ago, right after trudging up the mountain, even as snow flakes drifted down to earth. We were heading home, I and the three beautiful American friends with whom I shared a big home with a fantastic view of the mountains. Leopards and bears prowled the area and life could definitely be dangerous!!! I wouldn’t do it again, but I will never regret living on the knife-edge of existence, where my spirit transformed.

David Evans just wrote to tell me that Dharamkot is the current Feature Poem on the Poets International website (link below)…

DHARAMKOT
February 2000/Mira Prabhu

The long steep rocky road from McLeod winds upward
Until we three reach the path
That leads to our snow-bound home in Dharamkot.

Chloe stops to lick the snow
Off tall and silent winter trees;
Eli follows suit, then I too join in.

Three sisters…

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One thought on “DHARAMKOT

  1. Harsh, thanks so much for sharing this little poem…that reminds me of how I returned to India at the eve of the millennium and all the adventures that sprouted from that single decision to jump without a parachute. Much love from Arunachala!

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