This is an archived blog post from The Acorn.
The following poem is an excerpt from Rahul Soni’s translation of 21 poems from Magadh, by Shrikant Verma
I am going
Where are you going?
But this road does not lead
It used to once, but not anymore
The road to Nalanda has changed
Now this road will take you
Do you want to go
People going to Nalanda, often
the roads that you are shown do not
take you where you want to go –
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