Toru Dutt Our Casuarina Tree Essays and Term Papers

  • 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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  • casuarinatee

    man’s 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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  • 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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  • Katre

    other the wisest gifts of all. The Gift of the Magi Setting Where It All Goes Down A drab flat in a gray city on Christmas Eve The narrator calls our attention almost immediately to the two most important details of the story's setting: it takes place on a Christmas Eve, and its two main characters...

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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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  • Casuarina Tree

    brings to the light the idea that a timeless quality of the tree and the world around it 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...

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  • Casuarina Tree

    the description of the tree. The poetess says that the creeper has wound itself round the rugged trunk of the Casuarina Tree, like a huge Python. The creeper has left deep marks on the trunk of the tree. The tree is so strong that it bears the tight hold of the creeper. The tree is described as being...

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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 life...

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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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  • The Causaurina Tree

    Toru Dutt was one of the famous writers of her time. ‘Our Casuarina Tree’ is the finest specimen of her poetic craftsmanship. The poem is not merely a poem, but also an attempt by the poet to recapture her past and immortalize it. The tree is presented both as a symbol and as an object of nature and...

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  • Our Casuarina Tree

    "Our Casuarina Tree" Toru Dutt: the poetess, while living abroad, is pining for the scenes of her native land and reliving the memories of her childhood. In the first part of the poem the poetess depicts the casuarina tree trailed by a creeper vine like a huge python, winding round and round with the...

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  • “Our Casuarina Tree” About

    Our Casuarina TreeToru Dutt: the poetess, while living abroad, like some of us, is pining for the scenes of her native land and reliving the memories of her childhood. In the first part of the poem the poetess depicts the casuarina tree trailed by a creeper vine like a huge python, winding round and...

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  • roshani

    OUR CASUARINA TREE by Toru Dutt Extract 1 Ans 1 The tree referred to in the extract is the casuarina tree. The creeper is said to be like a python because it climbs and winds around the tree tightly and is so thick that it appears to embrace the tree till the summit. Ans 2 The creeper...

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  • Cvfsfs

    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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  • Papers

    At the beginning of the poem 'The Casuarina Tree' the poet likens the Casuarina tree to a giant wearing a scarf of creeper. The creeper winds around the trunk like a python. We imagine the tree to be very tall, as it's summit is described as 'near the stars.' The tree is described as being gallant, and...

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  • Summary of Casuarina Tree

    '' THE CASUARINA TREE '' is one of the most touching poem by Toru Dutt who was born in Rambagan , Kolkata. She had two siblings Aru & Abju . Both of them died and Toru was gripped in deep melancholy. Actually this fact influences the entire lyric......... The casuarina tree is winded round by...

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  • Poetry

    the way the very humorously vague differences between ape and modern man - jotting in a kind of sarcastic drawl, pointing out the ridiculousness of our own fastidious, arrogant opinions of ourselves as the most intelligent beings on the planet. *But then we get to 'If', that jewel of perfect meter...

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  • Our Casurian Tree

    description of the tree .The poet says that the creeper has wound itself round the rugged trunk of the Casuarina Tree, like a huge python. The creeper has left deep marks on the trunk of the tree.The poet describes the Casuarina Tree to be so high that its summit touched the stars. The tree is so strong that...

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  • english honours syllabus under CU

    Golden Treasury of Indo-Anglian Poetry & Modern Indian Literature: An Anthology, Chief Editor: K.M. George, Volume 1, Sahitya Akademi) Toru Dutt: Our Casuarina Tree 6 Nissim Ezekiel: Enterprise Kamala Das: An Introduction Mahadevi Verma: This is the Lamp of the Temple Agyeya: Hiroshima One...

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  • Village by the Sea

    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 L.V.Derozio College: 1. To...

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