2013-08-20 12:41:34 - A journey by Medrik Minassian is a sublime collection of poems reflecting the essence of love, humanity residing amidst war and violence issuing from it.
Awakening- A journey by Medrik Minassian, is more than a means to rediscover one’s love for humanity and aversion for war. Through this book the author or rather the poet wishes to open up the avenues which will lead the reader into reconsidering a better path of livelihood. Each of his poems is induced with imaginative potions that the readers can relish. Through simple yet articulate words and phrases the poet has etched out his verses- which reflect the importance of strong bonds, displays true morals and expresses genuine feelings of mankind at large. Much stress is given on the potential of faith and will power at the same time.
Medrik Minassian has segregated his book into three major sections- perhaps
with the hope that readers can pick up his book anytime and delve into the depths of his without much delay. Most of these poems can be read as individual pieces. The division is merely done to assist the reader thematically.
The title of the book reflects that the collection of poems is to make the readers aware about love, humanity despite violence & war. Medrik hopes that based on his own words the readers may fly their wings of imagination & can enjoy their own world. He wants to make the readers realise that love, humanity, trust, believe are the essential essences of life. Such things help our nature & character to improve. So we should give importance to such values. The poet shows the value of the words. Words are created by men, then by saying this words men enjoy their own thought & world. The poet hopes that from all section of society every single person can enjoy his book.
Medrik Minassian is an Iranian born Armenian. He has finished his school from La Martiniere Kolkata and Armenian College Kolkata and got his college degrees from Madras Christian College Chennai. Presently living in Chennai, he is a rugby player by profession and regards himself as a stout athletics enthusiast.
Book : Awakening - A Journey
Author : Medrik Minassian
ISBN : 978-93-83271-26-9
Price : Rs. 250.00
Publishing Date: July 2013
Publisher: Power Publishers