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Amrit Poudel

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Democracy, Capitalism, and the Path to Social Equilibrium

Published On: August 26, 2023 09:45 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

In their seminal work "The Communist Manifesto," Marx and Engels astutely observed that the executive of a modern state essentially acts as a committee, primarily serving the interests of the bourgeoisie. Remarkably, even in today's era, this notion retains its profound relevance.

China's Peace Pivot: Challenging Perceptions and Assessing Its Impact

Published On: May 19, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

President of China Xi Jinping made a friendly gesture to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin as he left the Kremlin on his first international trip after getting reelected for the third term, to which Putin nodded and replied, “I agree, dear friend!” Shortly after, Putin walked Xi to his motorcade and wished him a happy road ahead.

Amateur Thief

Published On: February 24, 2021 03:26 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

With every dusk, when she lays her bag  And throws herself to the corner  I wish, I could soothe her heart  With dulcet tone as hers And make her fall asleep

Pixelated Beauty

Published On: February 10, 2021 03:41 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

Sweet sweet smile  nowhere to be seen  alas! how this heart of  mine  dives where it's never been

Cry for a Paradise

Published On: November 30, 2020 01:54 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

One day when the cold wind passes through my ears with no whispers of despair


Published On: June 5, 2020 10:36 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

When the clouds pass right through you with the howling wind, leaving you alone and blue  you wonder if you could be so light  yet so heavy full of  tears

Flight in time of Corona

Published On: May 20, 2020 05:13 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

Been easy lately  For people to not show their colors  They put on a mask  Letting others define them

The Swinging Crib

Published On: March 20, 2020 04:38 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

She swings it hard Hoping I would stop However, the creaking sound Of the crib

A Silver Lining

Published On: January 20, 2020 11:30 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

There is a way out Even from the abyss Where no light pierces the soul

The Missing Soul

Published On: December 4, 2019 10:00 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

The urge to learn more The urge to speak in front of the public The urge to be at the top

A Kid, 21

Published On: November 5, 2019 10:37 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

What have you seen?  That no others have  Where have you been?  But places all crowded

The lost almighty

Published On: October 11, 2019 03:24 PM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

Have not heard you speak Since the day, you left me I do not remember the talk we had Neither your face comes back to me How anonymous can one be?

The Stalkers

Published On: July 8, 2019 09:03 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

I now see the world in a way that I never thought I would. In the balcony of a bar, watching the traffic pass by, I had a glass of gin and tonic with some ice and mint in my hand. With every sip, I would inhale a handful of smoke from my e-cigarette.

Journey within self

Published On: January 28, 2019 08:22 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

While the dusk takes the leave And the starry night paints the sky  With Paper, pen and lamp  I set out on a journey with Alexander supertramp Not into the wild

Why should I fly back?

Published On: January 8, 2019 08:31 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

To the land Where wonders exist Falls, Rivers, Parks Skyscrapers, aesthetic towns Lamborghinis, Mercedes Though I have been part of it for years My heart still remains stranded Gets lost in the crowd of materialistic bondage

It is time I land

Published On: December 2, 2018 10:23 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

Well, it is time I land To the concrete, dusty city Desperate to welcome with

Staged in the South

Published On: November 26, 2018 10:37 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

A few minutes before heading out to the concert by the Axe band-one of the legendary Nepali bands, I, along with the other lads from MS, was waiting for the MoMo’s to be delivered. Smoke and booze; they never fail to palliate one’s heart from the loquacious, bumptious world which we call home- sweet home.

Spectrum of life

Published On: October 30, 2018 09:23 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

Petals – they are full of color. Juices - bees alone cannot empty. Blossoms – aroma spreads across. Teases the dusty concrete city.


Published On: July 15, 2018 11:15 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

I never thought I would see you Not even in my wildest of dreams

What’s in the hair, dear?

Published On: May 20, 2018 08:37 AM NPT By: Amrit Poudel

We both have long hair now and eventually ended up naming our love ‘The Hairy Love,’ as you may have guessed!