“A new-born calf fears not the tiger” ~ Anon

A Moment of Trust!

I searched and I searched and at last I found this gem by Oliver Herford

The Cow

                                                                         The Cow is too well known, I fear,
                                                                         To need an introduction here.
                                                                         If She should vanish from Earth’s face
                                                                         It would be Hard to fill Her place;
                                                                         For with the Cow would disappear
                                                                         So much that every one holds Dear


About dilipnaidu

An open mind! Love to share my thoughts and a keenness to learn. An engineer and a MBA I had a wonderful innings in the Army and later moved to consultancy and teaching. My current interests are music and growing culinary herbs. Love to play golf and do yoga regularly. I am serious on "Living life less seriously". A warm welcome to you be well and be cheerful always.

4 responses »

  1. Geetha says:

    Dear Sir,

    Thank you for sharing your beautiful sentiments about a Cow. And the lovely picture is indeed worth a thousand words!

    We do have this saying in Thamizh:

    “Ilam kandru bayam ariyaathu” (A young calf knows no fear). …

    And here’s a beautiufl Gomatha Stuthi:


    Thanks and regards,


    • Dilip says:

      Hello Geetha,

      I used the quote to depict ‘trust’. Its fascinating to note that there is an equivalent in Thamizh. I never knew of the Thamizh literature and its awesome heritage.till I checked through Google.

      Thanks for this enlightened.

      Warm regards!

  2. Susan says:

    Wow! Such beautiful pictures you are sharing with the world! Thank you! God’s beauty is all around us. All we have to do to see Him is just open our eyes!

    • Dilip says:

      Hello Susan,

      Its so kind of you to appreciate. Your words do mean a lot! I communicated my true feelings through the pictures. Thank you!

      Kind regards!

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