is as beautiful as Mir
And your saying all that
in the candour of ardour,
heart and heart
repeating about heart
saying, insisting that your heart
Janab, is the heart
which has returned from the streets of Mir.
Born in 1948, Alok Dhanwa writes poetry in Hindi. Influenced by the Naxal movement, his poetry often explores themes of oppression and resistance. His work has been translated into English, Russian, and Bangla. He was the head of Sangeet Natak Akademi, Bihar.