• 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 Like...
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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 the...
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  • the lotus
    lily in her pride"-- "But of what colour?"--"Rose-red," Love first chose, Then prayed,--"No, lily-white,--or, both provide;" And Flora gave the lotus, "rose-red" dyed, And "lily-white,"--the queenliest flower that blows. queen. The lily and rose always fought for this honour and many poets praised...
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  • Sarojini Naidu
    the heart of India began with the poems of Toru Dutt. Greatly influenced by the puranas and the religious culture of ancient India, she interpreted Indian life before the Western world by recapturing the legendary past of India in her verses. Following Toru Dutt, Sarojini Naidu wrote poems rooted in Indian...
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  • Sreeja
    identifying the such features and the overall view of 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...
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  • Essays
    A bird came Down the walk – Emily Dickinson 2. Break, Break, Break – Alfred Tennyson 3. The World is too much with us – William Wordsworth 4. LotusToru Dutt Play (10M/10P) The Rising of the Moon – Lady Gregory Textual Grammar – (10M/10P) I. Synthesis and splitting of sentences II. Change of narration...
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    volume of English verse. The shair and other poems (1830) is a great contribution to the level of 'Gorboduc' in English literature. Michael Madhusudan Dutt was equally a talented writer. His Meghanad Badha is a great Bengali epic and he wrote in English The captive Ladie. There followed a lot of writers...
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  • casuarinatee
    mortality and the seeming deathlessness of the Laburnum tree planted by James on his birthday. Toru Dutt may have been much impressed by Hood’s simple, meaningful line, “The tree is living yet!” Toru Dutt will not abandon the Casuarina tree even though it is a constant reminder of her irreparable personal...
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  • Ba English
    ENGLISH INDIAN WRITING IN ENGLISH UNIT – I POETRY Sarojini Naidu – Queen’s Rival Toru Dutt – The Lotus Kamala Das – My Grandmother’s House Nissim Ezekiel – A very Indian poem in Indian English UNIT – II PROSE Gopala Krishna Gokhale – Students and their duties UNIT – III DRAMA Rabindranath...
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  • Casuarina Tree
    possess.  I think that this is what I find the most fascinating about the poem for this might be how India could be described to the West, and given that Dutt was one of the first poets to be read by Western audiences, this could be part of her intent. I find myself persuaded by the element of nostalgia...
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  • Chutiya Ram
    Tour Dutt was born on March 4, 1856 in Bengal and she died on August 30, 1877, in the prime of her youth, at 21. She is often called the Keats of the Indo-English literature for more than one reason - her meteoric rise on and disappearance from the literary firmament, as also for the quality of her poetry...
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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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  • Village by the Sea
    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 L.V.Derozio College: 1. To the Pupils of the Hindu 2. The Harp of India 3. Chorus of Brahmins 4. Song of he Hindustanee...
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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 gallantly...
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    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 wrote in English and French. [edit]Childhood Toru Dutt was the youngest girl of Govind Chunder Dutt, a retired Indian Officer of high caste. She was born on...
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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 beasts...
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  • Katre
    Casuarina Tree From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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...
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  • Our Casuarina Tree
    into a better, more loving person. His transformation is evidenced by his love for the disguised Celia, whom he takes to be a simple shepherdess. Toru Dutt (1856-1877),who died at the age of 21 ,left behind her an imperishable legacy .She lived and wrote at a time when cultural studies were at an incipient...
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  • Modern Indo-English Poetry
    patriotic. Derozio and Kashiprasad set the tone for the love of India which was followed by Toru Dutt, R.N. Tagore, Sarojini Naidu, M.M. Dutt, Sri Aurobindo, Kashiprasad Ghosh, Goroo Chand Dutt and R.C. Dutt. Similarly the first quarter of twentieth century followed Romanticism, Victorianism. Poets...
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  • Casuarina Tree
    the tree appears to fall on the huge water tank. Toru Dutt says that its not because of the majestic appearance of the Casuarina Tree that it is dear to her heart and soul, but also that she along with her siblings spent happy moments under it. Toru Dutt has brought out the theme of nature as something...
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