• casuarinatee
    . The beauty of the tree is no more than an added gift. Its actual importance lies in the fact that it is a part of the Dutts’ existence, a reminder of family ties, of the warmth shared by three siblings. The Abju-Aru-Toru bonding was indeed strong and in Sita Toru mentions, “Three happy children...
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  • Sreeja
    women poets about Indian women is intended to present the poetry of women poets in our country is Toru Dutt, Sarojini Naidu, Kamala Das, Gauri Deshpandey, Monika Verma, Lakshmi Kannan, Mamta Kalia, Lila Ray, Gauri Pant, Margaret Chatterjee, Chitra Prasad, Rohini Gupta and Anna Sujata Modayil. The...
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  • Modern Indo-English Poetry
    repressive institutions such as child-marriage, dowry, prohibitions on women's education, arranged marriages, suttee and enforced widowhood. Poetry Toru Dutt (1856-77) was the first Indian woman poet to write in English, and her work depicts archetypes of Indian womanhood, such as Sita and Savitri...
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  • Women's Voices in Indian English Poetry
    consciousness and shared experience in order to transcend the fragmentation and isolation of their lives. Toru Dutt was the first Indian women poet to write in English and her work depicts archetypes of Indian womanhood such as ‘Sita’ and ‘Savitri’,showing women in suffering. Sarajini...
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  • english honours syllabus under CU
    two 11 20 x 2 = 40 10 x 1 = 10 Total = 50 Poems Toru Dutt: Sita Kamala Das: An Introduction A.K. Ramanujam: A River Nissim Ezekiel: Goodbye Party for Miss Puspa T.S. One question of 20 marks out of three One explanation of 10 marks out of two Unseen Dialogue Writing – 10 marks Substance writing of a poem – 10 marks 20 x 1 = 20 10 x 1 = 10 10 x 1 = 10 10 x 1 = 10 Total = 50 12 ...
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  • Village by the Sea
    . Lines for a Photograph 1. Rose of God 2. Revelations 3. Transformation 1. Our Casuarina Tree 2. Lakshman 1. Summer woods 2. If you call me 3. The Soul's prayer 4. The Bird Sanctuary R. Parthasarathy : Sri. Aurobindo : Non-detailed Toru Dutt Sarojini Naidu : : Henry...
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  • The Lotus by Toru Dutt
    THE LOTUS A poem by Toru Dutt Love came to Flora asking for a flower That would of flowers be undisputed queen, The lily and the rose, long, long had been Rivals for that high honour. Bards of power Had sung their claims. "The rose can never tower...
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  • The Lotus
    The Lotus Toru Dutt Love came to Flora asking for a flower That would of flowers be undisputed queen, The lily and the rose, long long had been Rivals for that high honour. Bards of power Had sung their claims. "The rose can never tower Like the pale lily with her Juno mien" - "But is...
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  • Poems
    | | our Casuarina Tree is a poem published in 1881 by Toru Dutt, an Indian poet. Its a perfect example of craftsmanship.In this poemToru Dutt celebrates the majesty of the Casuarina Tree and remembers her happy childhood days spent under it and revives her memories with her beloved siblings...
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  • Chutiya Ram
    vigour. Her only work to be published during her lifetime was A Sheaf, an unassuming volume in its overall get-up. The Examiner in its August 1876 issue published the review of her book. Edmund Gosse, the then reviewer expressed his surprise "To find Miss Toru Dutt translating, in every case...
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  • Casuarina Tree
    within its movements to a point in time where we know what it means to love and what it feels like to be loved.  As Toru Dutt has become older, she understands how painful being in the world is without such an element, which is why she has such an attachment to the tree. This is what appeals to me about...
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  • Rick
    Kirkup To the Indian Who Died in Africa : T. S. Eliot Shakespeare : Matthew Arnold To India – My Native Land : Henry Louis Vivian Derozio Our Casuarina Tree : Toru Dutt L Belle Dame Sans Merci : John Keats The Ballad Of Father Gilligan : W. B. Yeats Laugh and Be Merry : John Masefield The Slave’s...
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  • Poem
    Our Casuarina Tree |   | Toru Dutt (1856–77) |   |   | LIKE a huge Python, winding round and round | |   The rugged trunk, indented deep with scars, | |   Up to its very summit near the stars, | | A creeper climbs, in whose embraces bound | |   No other tree could live. But...
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  • Cvfsfs
    maternal instinct, as well as beautifully describes the superstitions and ignorant practices followed by the villagers. The title of the poem thus is very deceptive, as it does not focus on the scorpion at all. Toru Dutt Toru Dutt (March 4, 1856 – August 30, 1877) was an Indian woman poet who...
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  • Our Casuarina Tree
    Our Casuarina Tree is a poem by Toru Dutt, an Indian poet.The poem gives an objective description of the tree and the charm associated with poet's childhood. It begins with an account of the giant tree with a creeper wrapped around it like a huge python. It is the centre of busy life of birds and...
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  • Katre
    poem published in 1881 by Toru Dutt, an Indian poet. Its a perfect example of craftsmanship.In this poemToru Dutt celebrates the majesty of the Casuarina Tree and remembers her happy childhood days spent under it and revives her memories with her beloved siblings. • [edit]Summary The poem begins...
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  • English
    of English for political awakening; Reform Movements; Rise of the Indian Novel Poetry (Selections from Indian Poetry in English. Ed Makarand Paranjape. Macmillan, 1993) Sri Aurobindo “I have a hundred lives” “The Golden Light” “Thought the Paraclete” Toru DuttSita”, “Our Casuarina Tree” Sarojini...
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  • Casuarina Tree
    she is delighted to see the Casuarina Tree. Mostly in winters a gray baboon is seen sitting on the crest of the tree seeing the sunrise with her younger ones leaping and playing in the tree's boughs. The shadow of the tree appears to fall on the huge water tank. Toru Dutt says that its not because...
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  • The Casuarina Tree
    Our Casuarina Tree Our Casuarina Tree is a poem by Toru Dutt, an Indian poet.The poem gives an objective description of the tree and the charm associated with poet's childhood. It begins with an account of the giant tree with a creeper wrapped around it like a huge python. It is the centre of busy...
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  • Nampally Road
    The Shock of Arrival, after acknowledging her Indian literary foremothers, Toru Dutt, Lalithambika Antherjanam, and Sarojini Naidu, Alexander goes on to catalogue another set of literary influences. She names Audre Lorde, Toni Morrison, Gloria Anzaldúa, and Leslie Marmon Silko as US writers who...
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