Sarojini Naidu | To Youth | Analytical Study


Sarojini Naidu | To Youth | Analytical Study

Sarojini Naidu  To Youth  Analytical Study

Sarojini Naidu’s Poem ‘To Youth’-An Analytical Study

The poem “To Youth” by Sarojini Naidu explores the fleeting nature of youth and the bittersweet experience of parting with it.

The main theme of the poem is the transience of youth and the emotional response to its departure. The speaker addresses youth as a companion, expressing a sense of longing for the vibrant and adventurous experiences shared together. The poem reflects on the contrast between the dreams of the future and the nostalgia for the past.

The poem expresses a sense of loss and disappointment as the speaker reflects on the ephemeral nature of youth. The speaker questions whether they must now dream backward to transient pleasures, reminiscing about the past rather than looking forward to future dreams of ecstasy.

The poetic diction is simple yet poignant. The speaker returns the false and fleeting promises of youth, indicating a sense of disillusionment. However, despite the disappointment, the speaker still holds the image of youth in their heart. The poem concludes with a plea for a farewell kiss, suggesting a sense of farewell and acceptance.

To say in brief, “To Youth” encapsulates the wistful realization of youth’s passing and the mixed emotions it evokes. The poem portrays the longing for the vibrant experiences of youth while acknowledging the need to move forward. The language used is personal and reflective, allowing readers to empathize with the sentiment of parting with a cherished period of life. 0 0 0.

Sarojini Naidu To Youth Analytical Study

N.B. The article ‘Sarojini Naidu To Youth Analytical Study’ originally belongs to the book ‘Analytical Studies of Selected Poems of Sarojini Naidu‘ by Menonim Menonimus.

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