Dilip chitre's poem father returning home is selected from travelling in a cage it speaks about the dull and exhausting daily routine of a commuter delinked from his family he is left with himself to talk. Father returning home is a poem written by dilip chitre the main idea of this poem is 'man's estrangement from a man-made world' here the father comes home late tired with his pants are soggy and his black raincoat is stained with mud and his bag is falling apart-he never cares the scenes of the outer world when he travels. Father returning home is a poem written by dilip chitre the main idea of this poem is 'man's estrangement from a man-made world' here the fath. Father returning home by dilip chitre: 8 igcse exam style questions with 1 model response in 1078 words (songs of ourselves volume 2) ebook: atchula subrahmanyam: amazonca: kindle store. After returning to mumbai at the age of 25, dilip was hired as creative executive in the indian express on 1969, mrchitre started his film career with documentaries and short films his only movie, 'godan' had released in hindi on 1984 and won several awards.
Dilip purushottam chitre (17 september 1938 - 10 december 2009) was one of the foremost indian poets and critics to emerge in the post independence india apart from being a very important bilingual writer, writing in marathi and english, he was also a painter and filmmaker. Father returning home - dilip chitre background dilip chitre is one of best known poets, independent india has produced he wrote in both english and marathi which was his mother tongue. The poem father returning home brings into focus the boredom and alienation in the life of the city dwellers and the plight of old age the pathos of an old father returning to a gloomy house late in the evening is well addressed in the poem.
Father returning home - dilip chitre the nature of the poem is purely descriptive of the father the fathers actions are described in a chronological order which creates the effect that his life is a monotonous routine and the way in which the writer pinpoint accurately describes his routine, suggests he's seen his father do this a thousand. Style of father returning home by dilip chitre: dilip chitre's poetry follows the tradition of dramatic monologue in the poem father returning home, the poet talks about his father's loneliness and alienation from the man-made world. Father returning home by dilip chitre my father travels on the late evening train standing among silent commuters in the yellow light suburbs slide past his unseeing eyes his shirt and. Animated rendition of the popular english literature poetry - 'father returning home' by dilip chitre.
Alienation(loneliness) is a prominent theme found in many of chitre's works the pathos of an old father returning to a gloomy house late in the evening is well addressed in the poem. To me, this poem deals with the sacrifices a father makes for his family: the discomfort, the long hours, the material sacrifice, etc almost every line is dedicated to creating this atmosphere of discomfort, and vividly presenting the image of an almost broken man's unwavering resolve to slave for his family's benefit. Father returning home by dilip chitre prev article next article f ather returning home by dilip chitre expresses the generational separation between a father and children through vivid visuals that build a scene that is heartbreaking for the father. Father returning home analysis of each stanza now we will analyze both stanzas of the poem dilip chitre the poem my father travels on the late evening train.
Dilip chitre and father returning home father returning home focuses on a certain individual, a commuting father, returning home from work in the indian city of mumbai, although it could be any large city anywhere in the world. Father returning home is a concise poem about his life in an urban city with his children and his feelings towards it in the second stanza, the man feels isolated (even with his family), for the man he was in total shock from visiting the city. I thought the children (including chitre) have already left the family home and that the father now lives alone, purely because the line starting with 'his sullen children' is in the past tense in comparison to the rest of the poem which is narrated in the present tense. In a martian sends a postcard home, craig raine uses many metaphors to describe what a martian would see if he came to earth in the first stanza raine uses metaphors to describe what a martian may think a book looks like. Father returning home focuses on a certain individual, a commuting father, returning home from work in the indian city of mumbai, although it could be any large city anywhere in the world the atmosphere within the poem, narrated by a son or daughter, is rather gloomy and pessimistic.
Sheers' poem expresses the pain of the speaker on witnessing the inevitable old age of his family on his return to home through understanding the speakers' refusal to come to terms with the cruel effects of old age on his mother, father and grandfather, the poignancy of the situation is intensified for the reader. Father returning home by dilip chitre igcse literature 0486(cie) songs of ourselves volume 2 contents 8 igcse exam style questions for practice 1 model response in 1078 words lesson plan and usage • use the eight carefully worded igcse style exam questions in your school exams to assess your students. Start studying father returning home- dilip chitre learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Description summary and analysis of father returning home by dilip chitre dilip purushottam chitre was one of the foremost indian writers and critics of the post independence india.
The essay on father-son relationships in ''the kite runner'' by khaled hosseini , cautious affection that baba has for hassan the most important father-son relationship in the kite runner is that between the protagonist amir. How does dilip chitre describe his father's train journey in 'father returning home' father returning home is a short and appealing poem about an old man in a cosmopolitan city where his own sons and daughters treat him as an alien.