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Rudyard Kipling Born December 30,Died January 18, Now this is the Law of the Jungle -- as old and as true as the sky; And the Wolf that shall keep it may prosper, but the Wolf that shall break it must die. As the creeper that girdles the tree-trunk the Law runneth forward and back -- For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.
From The Law of the Jungle Kipling gained renown throughout the world as a poet and storyteller. He was also known as a leading supporter of the British Empire. As apparent from his stories and poems, Kipling interested himself in the romance and adventure which he found in Great Britain's colonial expansion.
Kipling was born on Dec. He learned Hindi from his nurse, and he also learned stories of jungle animals. At six, he was sent to school in England, but until he was 12, poor health kept him from attending. At 17, Kipling returned to India and soon became a journalist. He wrote sketches and verses which at first were used as fillers for unused editorial space.
Many were later published in Departmental Ditties At this time, he also created his soldiers three, and Irishman, a Cockney, and a Yorkshireman, the bases for his humorous tale Soldiers Three. InKipling return to England.
In the s, he developed a great interest in folk legends and animal myths. Kipling composed many of his poems while living for several years in the United States in the mids. His poems became famous for their lively, swinging rhythm.
Typical are Gunga Din and Mandalay. The first tells of the courage of an Indian boy who is shot while carrying water to British soldiers in the thick of battle.
Mandalay tries to capture the strange atmosphere of the east. InKipling returned to England from the United States.
By then, he was a controversial figure because of his views toward empire, which many misunderstood.
In many of his works, Kipling seemed to imply that it was the duty of Great Britain to carry the white man's burden by civilizing backward races. But he was not just the shallow imperialist that his critics tried to make him appear. His famous poem, Recessionalwritten in in honor of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, contains a strong warning to the British not to exploit other races.
InKipling completed Kim, his first major novel. In it he gives a colorful and dramatic picture of the complicated life of the Indian People, as seen through the eyes of the poor orphan boy, Kim.
Kipling received the Nobel prize for literature. Before World War I, Kipling became active in politics. His only son was killed in World War I. After the war, Kipling wrote Songs for Youthanother of his highly popular works.Kids Urdu Poems. Unlike the kids of today who have access to TV, Internet, iPhone and iPad, the children during s to s used to recite these poems.
Out in the Dark Anthology of First World War poetry recommended for students and the general reader. 19 poems by Wilfred Owen, 27 by Siegfried Sassoon and over 90 more war poems by 45 significant poets including women writers. Contextual information and basic notes on many poems. Illustrated. Edited by David Roberts.
Kipling gained renown throughout the world as a poet and storyteller. He was also known as a leading supporter of the British Empire.
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