With a theme that is bound to appall
'Matrubhoomi' sends a wake-up call
as girl foetuses we wantonly destroy
in our blind desire to give birth to a boy
a gender imbalance is soon sure to befall!
Read more about this growing gender imbalance here
[PS: A birthday seems the most appropriate day to express gratitude for being given the precious gift of life...and I am truly grateful!]