Author: Harsh Vardhan 'Samrat'

Wish of a Child

Reading Time: 2 minutesA poem on child labour by Harsh, in Different Truths. This socially responsive poem effectively displays sordid plight of a child working in the mines.  It represents the feelings and wishes of the child.   Papa roared in anger, “Grab your lunch and go straight to the mine.” As I’m not the child who is […]

Who will Save Sati?

Reading Time: 2 minutesHere’s a poem based on a true story on how Harsh saved a woman from being burnt alive in the name of a superstitious ritual named ‘Sati Pratha’ that is still prevalent in some remote villages of India. He penned this poem to spread awareness; a verse about brutality to women, in Different Truths.   […]