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Devi Vaidehi, poet, Kerala

Devi Vaidehi: Weaving Poetry into Life’s Tapestry

In the realm of literature and entrepreneurship, Devi Vaidehi stands as a luminary, her words echoing with the depths of human experience and empowerment. Born in the cultural haven of Palakkad, Kerala, Devi’s journey traverses through the intricate paths of poetry, journalism, and artistic expression.

A post-graduate in journalism, Devi Vaidehi’s literary odyssey began with her column ‘Women Pondering’ in Sunny News, Mumbai, where she eloquently articulated her thoughts on women’s empowerment, challenging societal norms and inspiring change. Her pen wielded the power to ignite conversations and spark transformation.

Venturing beyond the realms of journalism, Devi delved into the world of poetry, crafting verses that resonate with raw emotion and profound insight. Her poetry books, “Live-Love-Exit” and “Quill on the Move,” serve as portals into the human soul, exploring love, life, and the complexities of existence.

Devi’s literary prowess has not gone unnoticed. The Asian Literary Society bestowed upon her the prestigious “Word Smith Award” for her evocative poetry, a testament to her ability to stir hearts and provoke thought. Additionally, Express Publications recognized her talent with the Distinguished Writer Award in 2023 for her captivating short story, showcasing her versatility across literary genres.

In the realm of international recognition, Devi Vaidehi’s poetic voice resonates far and wide. Securing the 4th position in the International Poetry Competition organized by the 13th Rabindranath Tagore Award-2024 by Xpress Publications, she continues to captivate audiences with her lyrical prowess and profound insights.

Beyond the written word, Devi finds solace and expression through music, her fingers dancing across the strings of the veena, weaving melodies that echo the rhythm of life itself. With occasional forays into the realm of visual art, she breathes life into poetry, allowing words to transcend the boundaries of language and form.

Amidst her literary pursuits, Devi Vaidehi finds strength and support in her family, residing in the serene landscapes of Palakkad alongside her husband and two daughters. Her journey, marked by resilience and passion, serves as an inspiration to aspiring writers and poets worldwide.

For Devi, poetry is more than just words on a page; it’s the essence of existence, the rhythm of the soul, and the melody of life. It’s the silent echo of hearts beating in unison, the whispered secrets of the universe, and the eternal dance of creation. For her, poetry is “when your pen bleeds words,” a sentiment that resonates with the depth of human experience and the beauty of artistic expression.

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