PHP error in Ad Inserter block 1 - Block 1
Warning: Undefined variable $link

Non-Multiple Choice Questions of Song of the Rain Class 9th.

Read the following extracts and answer the questions that follow :

1.    I am beautiful pearls plucked from the crown of Ishter by the daughter of Dawn to embellish the gardens

(a)    Who does ‘I’ refer to in these lines ?

Ans. ‘I’ is referred to the rain.

(b)    What does ‘I’ compare itself to ?

Ans. I (the rain) compares itself to the beautiful pearls plucked from the crown of Ishter (goddess of fertility)

(a) What is meant by the phrase ‘to embellish the garden’ ?

Ans. It means to decorate the garden.

2.    The field and the cloud are lovers and between them I am a messenger of mercy I quench the thirst of the one I cure the ailment of the other

(a)    Why are the field and the cloud called lovers ?

Ans. The are called lovers as they are far away from each other and desperately want to meet.

(b)    How does the rain help the field and the cloud ?
Ans. The rain helps them by acting as a messenger of mercy. It quenches the thirst of one and cures the ailment of the other.

(c)    In these lines ‘messenger of mercy’ refers to whom ?

Ans. It refers to ‘the rain’.

3.    The voice of thunder declares my arrival;

The rainbow announces my departure I am like earthly life which begins at

The feet of the mad elements and ends under the upraised wings of death.

(a)    What declares the arrival of the rain ?

Ans. The thunder announces the arrival of rain.

(b)    How is the departure of the rain announced ?

Ans. The departure of the rain is announced by the rainbow.

(c)    How does the poet compare the rain to the earthly life ?

Ans. Just like everything on the earth takes birth and dies, so does the rain. It has a beginning and comes to an end.


Leave a Comment

Adblocker detected! Please consider reading this notice.

We've detected that you are using AdBlock Plus or some other adblocking software which is preventing the page from fully loading.

We don't have any banner, Flash, animation, obnoxious sound ad. We do not implement these annoying types of ads!

We need money to operate the site, and almost all of it comes from our online advertising.

Please add to your ad blocking whitelist or disable your adblocking software.