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Monday, July 25, 2011

Kathga Khailya Re : A Garhwali Poem by Narendra Singh Negi Against Corruption and Poems against Corruption from 150 Countries Part-3

Bhishma Kukreti


Corruption at high places has became a cancer world wide specially in undeveloped and developing countries. The poets are most sensitive intellectuals and they are not silent over the corruption in all agencies.

One of the famous most Indian singers Narendra Negi wrote a poetry against corruption in Garhwali (Indian) language ‘Kathga Khailya” . The sensitive poet Negi brought an musical album on this lyric too.

The poem is as

कथगा खैल्या
कवि :नरेन्द्र सिंह नेगी (पौड़ी गाँव, पौड़ी )
1- Stanza
कमीशन कि मीट भात, रिश्वत को रेलों
कमीशन कि शिकार भात, रिश्वत को रेलों
रिश्वत को रैलो रे ...
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ ..
कथगा जि खैलो रे ...
यनि घुळणु रैल्यो , कनकै पचैल्यो
दुख्यारो ह्व़े जैल्यो रे
कमीशन कि मीट भात, रिश्वत को रेलों
रिश्वत को रैलो रे
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Stanza -2
घुण्ड -घुन्ड़ो शिकार -सुरवा कमर-कमर भात रे
भात रे भात बासमती भात
घुण्ड -घुन्ड़ो शिकार -सुरवा कमर-कमर भात रे
इथगा खाण -पचाण तेरे बसै बात रे ..
मैगे की मरीं जनता ..हे जनता ..
कनक्वे बुथैल्यो रे...
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Stanza -3
नयो नयो राज उत्तराखंड आसमा छन लोग
लोग जी लोग आसमा लोग
नयो नयो राज उत्तराखंड आसमा छन लोग
बियाणा छन डाम यख लैन्दो को छ जोग
कुम्भ न्हेगे भूलू ..हे भूलू ...
अब आपदा नहेल्यो रे
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ

Stanza -4

नियुक्त्युं की रस मलाई , ट्रांसफ़रों को हलवा
हलवा रे हलवा सोहन हलवा
नियुक्त्युं की रस मलाई , ट्रांसफ़रों को हलवा
माना कि भागमा तेरा , चेलों को जलवा
चेलों को जलवा , चेलों को जलवा
बिंडी मिट्ठो नि खलौवु त्यूँ सूगर बढी जालो रे
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Stanza - ५
छप्पन डामों की डड्वार कै कैन बांटी
बांटी रे बांटी कै कैन बांटी
छप्पन डामों की डड्वार कै कैन बांटी
स्टरडिया की रबडी कथगौन्न चाटी
कथगौन्न चाटी कथगौन्न चाटी
बारम चुनौ छ भूलू हे भूलू ..
हंसल्यो कि रोल्यो रे
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Stanza- 6
कमीशन को डेंगू रोग . सर्यीं दिल्ली मा फैल्युं
फैल्युं रे फैल्युं रे दिल्ली मा फैल्युं रे
कमीशन को डेंगू रोग . सर्यीं दिल्ली मा फैल्युं
नेता अफसर लीगेनी भोरी भोरी थैल्युं रे
भोरी भोरी थैल्युं, भोरी भोरी थैल्युं
भोरे गेन बिदेसी बैंक ..हे बैंक
भोरे गेन बिदेसी बैंक .अब कख कुचोल्यो रे
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Stanza -7
रास्ट्रमंडल खेल टू जी घोटाला
घोटाला रे घोटाला टू जी घोटाला
रास्ट्रमंडल खेल टू जी घोटाला
अरबों .खरबों को माल लगेयाली छाला
लगेयाली छाला , लगेयाली छाला
ये देस की लाज प्रभो कनक्वे बच्योले रे ....
बस कर बै ! बिंडी ना सपोड़ अब कथगा खैल्यौ
Before, the author review the poem of Narendra Singh Negi , the author takes opportunity to know the poetry pattern in other countries where corruption is severely blocking the progress, development

Frustrating and Confusing Situation due to Corruption in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea comes in eighteenth place in Corruption index of Transparency Index. Many times , citizens did movement against corruption in the country as on 13th April 2009, 3000 citizens marched Against corruption.

Ruth Kamasungua’s poem “Cloud and the Storm” is called a symbolic poem to express the anger of people against corruption

A Blogger Febijef t provides the anguish and frustration of people against corruption in the country in poetic form :

Drowning in Corruption

I watched on the shore.

I watched as they rushed, one after

the other to the shore as if to

escape from a prison deep and vast.

Breaking their anger and emptying

their frustrations in loud confusions.

Poetic Literature about Corruption in Laos

Laos comes in nineteenth place in corruption from top .

The poetry ‘Cold Monson ‘of Han-Shan speaks everything about corruption in Laos:

Alas! This place of Corruption and filth !

Demons mixed together With men of worth

Fine Poem about Corruption in Kenya

Kenya is one of the top corrupt countries of this earth.

The book “Its Our Turn to Eat .The story of Kenyan Whistleblower” by Michela Wrong is making stirring the Kenyan politicians and bureaucrats and other countries as the book details many real hidden stories of corruption in Kenya. Peter Anassi provided full knowledge about corruption in Kenya in his book Corruption in Africa: A Kenyan Experience::a handbook for civic education. Peter elaborately explains the types of corruption, institutionalization of corruption, corruption in --police department and reasons, public works departments, land related department, custom, revenue, judiciary, business, local authority , education department and fate of education system, banks, politics, bureaucracy, international institutions, Peter touches many aspects of eradication of corruption in the country too. Peter Anassi shows many remedies for stopping corruption not only in Kenya but all over the world.

Skreved Goerge wrote a very touchy poem ‘ Election Time” on corruption and hope of Kenyan people. A couple of stanzas will show his grievances against corruption

Few months to election

A time of promise

A time of unknown and unseen hope

What a change

Corruption, fights and enmity

All fighting for power for change

A change that leads us to nowhere

What a change

(http://matharevenner.no/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=58:poems-from-kenya&catid=1:siste-nytt&Itemid=50)

Jurgan Scroder (The Face of corruption in Kenya..) , Loise Gathoni (Corruption in Kenya” Only I have answer) have written researched books on corruption in Kenya.

Corruption in Guinea Bissau, Congo Brazzavile, Central African Republic, Comoros

Besides, internal ethnic fight against each other in the country,Guinea Bissau, Congo Brazzavile, Central African Republic, Comoros people are facing severe problems of corruption.

Separtaely, John Mukum Mbaku (Corruption in Africa: Causes, Consequences and cleanup) , K R Hope, Bornwel Chiklu detailed corruption methodologies and remedies for stopping corruption in African countries in their books .

The Shadow and Slums of Corruption in Cambodia

Cambodia is on twenty fifth places in corruption bench in the world

Sopheada Phy (Foreign Aid Corruption Nexus in Cambodia), Neou Seiha et al (Assesment of Corruption in Camdoias’ Private Secor ) published books about corruption in Cambodia with details.

Laura Lamarca provided a very serious poetry “Cambodian Corruption” about corruption in Cambodia The poem tells that due to corruption people are forced to live in slums and ar e nt able to get their share for living as human beings.

Local humanity wallows

Ambitions falling fluidly

Spirits turning

To shadows and slums

Vanity and corruption

Continuously prowl on high

Orbiting all mighty dollars…….

Poems Warning about Corruption in Yemen

Yemen comes on twenty sixth top position in corruption. A migrated Yemenis Wella Alowsabi wrote a fine poem “ Yemen Youth” which expresses his true desire for Yemen to make it corruption free country

Yemen my blood

My soul my veins

Love it when it is hot ……

Why don’t you flaunt

In your magical beauty?

Why should you be affected?

By corruption duty?.......

Christopher Boucek and Marina Ottaway provide many authentic facts about society’s losses due to corruption in the country in their book ‘ Yemen on the Brink’ (2010).


To be continued .......

Copyright@Bhishma Kukreti bckukreti@gmial.com