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  1. The beauty of autumn is the main theme of this poem. The poet shows us just how wonderful this particular season is, and how nature celebrates it. The image of autumn as a slender maiden decked with autumnal flowers and robed in moonlight leaves a lasting impact on our mind. Autumn Poem Summary

    The beauty of autumn is the main theme of this poem. The poet shows us just how wonderful this particular season is, and how nature celebrates it. The image of autumn as a slender maiden decked with autumnal flowers and robed in moonlight leaves a lasting impact on our mind.

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  1. Following poetic devices have been used in the poem Autumn written by Kalidasa: Personification- Personification is a figure of speech in which an idea or thing is given human attributes and/or feelings or is spoken of as if it were human. Autumn being personified as a beautiful maiden is the main tRead more

    Following poetic devices have been used in the poem Autumn written by Kalidasa:

    1. Personification– Personification is a figure of speech in which an idea or thing is given human attributes and/or feelings or is spoken of as if it were human. Autumn being personified as a beautiful maiden is the main theme of this poem.
    2. Simile- A simile is a figure of speech that directly compares two things. Example- “Birds greet her with their cooing glad/ Like a bracelet’s tinkling song.”
    3. Alliteration- It is the occurrence of the same sound at the beginning of closely connected words. Examples- “Bewitching smiles are shown”, “She seems a slender maid, who soon”, “Will be a woman grown”
    4. Metaphor– A metaphor directly refers to one thing by mentioning another. Examples- “Her silken robe is white moonlight”, “her face (the radiant moon)”
    5. Imagery– Imagery refers to the elements of a poem that engage a reader’s senses. The poet uses imagery throughout the poem to describe the beautiful characteristics of autumn.
    6. Enjambment– It is the continuation of a sentence to multiple lines. The second stanza is an example of enjambment.

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