Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Golden Threshold is an off-campus annexe of University of Hyderabad. Contents. 1 History; 2 The Museum; 3 Significance; 4 References. History[edit]. The building was the residence of Sarojini Naidu’s father Aghornath. It was named after Naidu’s collection of poetry. Golden Threshold now houses Sarojini Naidu School of Arts & Communication.

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My father is a dreamer himselfa great dreamera great man whose life has been a magnificent failure. Therein I treasure the spice and scent Of rich and passionate memories blent Like odours of cinnamon, sandal and clove, Of song and sorrow and life and love. Disha Gupta rated it really liked it Apr 22, A Preface to Her Poetry”. Want to Read saving…. Library resources about Sarojini Naidu. Prabhakar Kamble rated it really liked it May 29, Wikisource has original works written by or about: He has wasted all his money on two great objects: I love her complex simplicity and her “see-through-the heart” poems.

I don’t think I had any special hankering to write poetry as a little child, though I was of a very fanciful and dreamy nature.

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He has a great white beard and the profile of Homer, and a laugh that brings the roof down. Her eyes were like deep pools, and you seemed to fall through them into depths below depths. I have the vision and the desirebut not the voice. Over the city bridge Night comes majestical, Borne like a queen to a sumptuous festival.


We bring thee our lives and our labours for tribute, Grant us thy naifu, thy counsel, thy care.

At fall of eventide he went To drink beside the river-head; A waiting hunter threw his dart, And struck my lover through the heart. In Praise of Henna But this alchemy is, you knowonly the material counterpart of a poet’s craving for Beauty, the eternal Beauty.

In other projects Wikimedia Threzhold Wikiquote Wikisource. The Indian Gipsy Their daughter Paidipati Padmaja also joined the independence movement and was part of the Quit India Movement.

Upon her return from New Delhi on 15 February, she was advised rest by her doctors, and all official engagements were cancelled. Like the perfume in the petals of a rose, Hides thy heart within my bosom, O my love!

Subhash Nagpal rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Retrieved 25 March Weavers, weaving at fall of night, Why do you weave a garment so bright? Retrieved nsidu February At that time, Inter-caste marriages were not as common as they are today, but both their families approved their marriage. My health broke down permanently about this time, and my regular studies being stopped I read voraciously.

The Golden Threshold by Sarojini Naidu

Lord Buddha, on thy Lotus-throne, With praying eyes and hands elate, What mystic rapture dost thou own, Immutable and ultimate?

Thine is the plentiful bosom that feeds us, Thine is the womb where our riches have birth. Pain or pleasure transported her, and the whole of pain or pleasure might be held in a flower’s cup or the imagined frown of a friend. Just a moment while folden sign you in to your Goodreads account. National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh. Open Preview See a Problem?


Earth’s glories flee of human eyes unseen, Earth’s kingdoms fade to a remembered dreamBut thine henceforth shall be a power supreme, Dazzling command and rich dominion, The winds thy heralds and thy vassals all The silver-belted planets and the sun.

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And first there was the wisdom of the East. To ask other readers questions about The Golden Thresholdplease sign up. Feb 12, Sowmya’s book world rated it liked it Shelves: Like this alabaster box whose art Is frail as a cassia-flower, threshild my heart, Carven with delicate dreams and wrought With many a subtle and exquisite thought.

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From trellised balconies, languid and luminous Faces gleam, sarjini in a splendour voluminous. If I could write just one poem full of beauty and the spirit of greatness, I should be exultantly silent for ever; but I sing just as the birds do, and my songs are as ephemeral. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The Pardah Nashin