Look To this Day

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Look to this day: For it is life, the very life of life. In its brief course Lie all the verities and realities of your existence.

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Seasonal Cycle – Chapter 02 – Rainy Season

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"Oh, dear, now the kingly monsoon is onset with its clouds containing raindrops, as its ruttish elephants in its convoy, and with skyey flashes of lighting as its pennants and buntings,

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Seasonal Cycle – Chapter 04 – Pre Winter

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"Delightful are trees and fields with the outgrowth of new tender-leaves and crops, Lodhra trees are with their blossomy flowers, crops of rice are completely ripened, but now lotuses are…

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Seasonal Cycle – Chapter 05 – Winter

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"Oh, dear with best thighs, heart-stealing is this environ with abundantly grown stacks of rice and their cobs, or with sugarcane, and it is reverberated with the screeches of ruddy gees that abide hither and thither...

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Seasonal Cycle – Chapter 06 – Spring

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"Oh, dear, with the just unfolded tender leaflets of Mango trees as his incisive arrows, and with shining strings of honeybees as his bowstring, the assailant named Vasanta came very nigh, to afflict the hearts of those that are fully engaged in affairs of lovemaking...

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