Vallathol fought to the indignities of the caste system in India and his poems carried message society for eradicating racism.
This is the third stanza of the Malayalam poem Ente Gurunathan by Vallathol Narayana Menon. As a firm believer of Ahimsa (non violence), he preached and promoted principles of Gandhi and followed his footsteps. In this stanza he upholds the qualities of Gandhi.
Read from first stanza of this poem here.
A warrior who fights moral war without weapons
A sacred teacher who teaches without books
Treating the sick without medicines,
My Guru tried hard to eradicate violence