They also use
flowers to decorate animals for special occasions, such as Sankranthi.
They serve them to
protect vehicles, not to have accidents.
We could say, therefore, that
flowers play a culturally significant role in Indian culture.
The moist east wind comes marching over the heath to blow its
bagpipes among the bamboos.
Then crowds of flowers come out of a sudden, from nobody knows
where, and dance upon the grass in wild glee.
They do their lessons with doors shut, and if they want to
come out to play before it is time, their master makes them stand
in a corner.
Branches clash together in the forest, and the leaves rustle
in the wild wind, the thunder-clouds clap their giant hands and the
flower children rush out in dresses of pink and yellow and white.
know why they are in such a hurry?
Of course, I can guess to whom they raise their arms; they
have their mother as I have my own.