Bangle Sellers Poem Summary by Sarojini Naidu

Bangle sellers take their load of bangles to the temple fair to sell them. The bangles are termed as “lustrous tokens of radiant lives” which mean that they are symbols of love in people’s lives. The bangles are made for happy daughters and wives. The poet says that some of the bangles are made for the unmarried women and they are of silver and blue in colour. The other bangles made for the bride glows like the fields of corn during morning. Those bangles glow like the bride’s marriage flame and rich in her heart’s desires. The bangles are tinkling with ‘luminous’ colours like the bride’s laughter or tears. Some bangles are made for the elderly women who have journeyed through half of their life. These bangles are of purpled in colour with gold fleckers. These women have served their household well, cradles their sons and have worshipped the household gods with their husbands beside them.


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14 Comments
  1. Reply
    Jules luna August 13, 2014 at 12:08 am

    Awesome! Thanks so much!

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    Durgendra Suryawanshi November 27, 2015 at 1:08 am

    I really like by Sarojini Naidu all poems its simple knowledgeable lll

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    Vivek chouhan January 8, 2016 at 4:06 pm

    very,very meaningfull…

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    Vivek chouhan January 8, 2016 at 4:07 pm

    Better understanding poem..

  5. Reply
    cee kay February 12, 2016 at 6:44 am

    Thank u so much

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    Manoj Kumar July 17, 2016 at 4:12 pm

    Easy to understand. Very nice

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    Nagendra August 12, 2016 at 4:34 pm

    thanq very much..

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    Sanika October 5, 2016 at 2:56 am

    Very Happy with the summary. Thank you.

  9. Reply
    Cool Buddy October 23, 2016 at 6:53 am

    Nice

  10. Reply
    Cool Buddy October 23, 2016 at 6:54 am

    Very meaningful… thx Trisha

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    rao February 9, 2017 at 12:50 pm

    Good and simple

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    sharan May 11, 2017 at 12:34 pm

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    rishika June 16, 2017 at 1:11 pm

    very easy to understand thanks a lot for this exp

  14. Reply
    ansh June 22, 2017 at 9:42 am

    Very very meaningful

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