What is the theme of the soul’s prayer?
The poem represents the metaphysical ruminations of Sarojini Naidu as her soul endeavours to communicate with the Almighty. The invocation begins with all the innocence and purity of a child’s pride as the poetess beseeches with God to enlighten her on the most basic and innermost laws of Life and Death.
What are life and death according to God in soul’s prayer?
The soul’s prayer express the twinship of life and death in its closing lines:- “Life is a prism of my light And Death is shadow of my peace.” Life and Death are inspirably one and the poetess gains strength at an awareness of this fact to meet sorrows and sufferings lightly.
What do the first three stanzas of the poem the soul’s Prayer represent?
The first three stanzas represent the child’s desire for knowledge and the subsequent four stanzas record God’s response and final truth.
What does prayer to God reveal about her in the poem the soul’s prayer?
The poem The Soul’s Prayerpresents her faith in God and feels pride to be His innocent child. The child makes a blind prayer to God and pleads with Him to reveal the various metaphysical aspect of life and the nature of existence or the law of life and death.
How does God respond to the poet’s prayer?
When people pray to God for help, God just listens and lets you work it out for yourself. God is mute, He doesn’t give advice or try to fix things.
What does the poet pray for?
The poet prays to the Almighty for a ‘heaven of freedom’ for his country where people would be fearless, knowledgeable, truthful, dignified, hard-working, logical and broadminded.
In which poem does the speaker pray to God to turn him into a Mandrake so that he could rue his own doomed fate?
The poem ‘Prayer’ has been pen locked by ‘G.A. Mehjoor’ popularly known as ‘Shair-e-Kashmir’. The poem is addressed to God and the poet beseeches God to guide him to the path of truth.
How did God answer to the little child’s prayer?
Explanation: The Good News: God listens to everyone’s prayers. He does not put one’s request or thanks over another; we are all created equal in his eyes. “Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed.
What does the variety of the birds mentioned in the poem the bird sanctuary evoke?
Answer: In the poem “ The Bird Sanctuary”, the poet Sarojini Naidu evokes the delightful imagery of different kinds of birds living happily in a sanctuary. There are birds of varying colours – from amber and ebony to jade green and sapphire blue. Small birds like the bulbul and the oriole fly around happily.