Fireworks – A haiku

By Somali K Chakrabarti

Kerala Temple Fire

flurry of fireworks

in an old temple premise-

doom descends, charred lives


More than 100 people were killed in Kerala when the fireworks in Puttingal temple in Kollam went awry. The use of fireworks and elephants in temples pose major safety concerns in the state during local festivals. 

Read the complete article on Firstpost

A Haiku is a Japanese poem consisting of 17 syllables in 3 lines, with 5 syllables in the first and third lines and 7 in the second.




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