Dr. Kavita Kiran
Among the Indo-Anglican poets Dr. Kavita Kiran has earned an immaculate disposition. She is ravishingly beautiful. She expresses her thoughts to portray subtle characteristics of culture and humane feelings universally. Her poetry speaks voluminously about her vivacious and multi-faceted traits, endowed with a sharp acumen of intellect. Her vibrant and in depth views on varying aspects of life suggest her magnanimity and her rational thinking with which she communicates her beaming thoughts in different forms of poetry, viz, songs, ghazals, flickers and the like. She is a prolific story-teller, a poet and above all a humanist. Her nine anthologies of poetry have already been published and four books , stories collections , two collections of children’s songs on Rajasthani couplets are awaiting publication.
She has a good number of national awards in honor of her poetry. Some to mention here:‘Tapa samman’, ‘kavya ratna samman, Panipat, Rotary club honored her in Gangotri. Hindi Academy honored in Delhi; Rajasthani bhawh Sewa samman , Bikaner, Karandhar Samman, Rajasthan, Rajasthan Patrika Jaipur, Rajasthan Mahila Sahityakar samman, Nagar Sri Chrun Hindi Sahitra Sangal Puraskar, Bokaro sarva Vidya Sarva Srestha Kavayitri Award, Hurdang Allahabad, Sahitya Shiromani award at Ahamedawad.
Her other notable achievements are songs in films ‘Aao Pyar Karen’(Let Us Love) , ‘Gundagardi’. Honored by the Chief Minister, Sikkam Mr. Pawan Chamling. She has also been honored by Indo-Nepal Friendship Club, 2006 Nepal.
In another seminar organized by Indian Council of Cultural Relations, Delhi she represented and participated in poetry reading. She has also read her poetry in programs held at historical Red Fort following independence day. Her folk songs have also been released.
Awaken hopes in your heart
Decorate dreams in your eyes
Not so high is the sky
Make efforts to spread wings
The Sun has bred glow worms
What though if malice in anyone’s heart
O yes, my name is ‘Kiran’
Within me I have my own light to shine.
Dr. Kavita Kiran (c)