by the grace of God , after having achieved eight national records in poetry , with the Limca Book of Records India , the poet has now applied for his ninth national record in poetry with this prestigious Book , which is described as above .
DETAILS PERTAINING TO THE INDIAN POET'S ABOVE MENTIONED NATIONAL RECORD CLAIM IN POETRY ARE AS UNDER -
Koketso Marishane , a Researcher with the National Digital Repository , Presidential National Commission of South Africa , uploaded a video of Nikhil Parekh on the 8th December , 2013 , which has his condolence message for the family of Honorable Sir Nelson Mandela and his patrons , alongwith his tribute poem on the legendary exemplary humanitarian leader , at national digital repository of the South African Government website .
please visit the national digital repository of the South African Government website at - http://ndr.org.za/blog/2013/12/08/121 to browse this video . at this webpage you can also read the entire text of the Poet's poem titled ' Nelson Mandela ' and a letter on behalf of this former South African president that Parekh received from the NELSON MANDELA FOUNDATION , in patronization of his poetry .
on the 7th December 2004 the poet had received a letter from the NELSON MANDELA FOUNDATION , wherein the Chief Executive of the foundation John Samuel had conveyed to him that Mr. Mandela has sent his best wishes to him and has thanked him for his inspirational poems . to browse this letter to the indian poet visit - http://www.scribd.com/doc/29926726/Letter-from-former-South-African-President-and-Nobel-Peace-Prize-Winner-Nelson-Mandela-to-Parekh .
at this juncture when the world has lost one of its most legendary exemplary humanitarian leader who was also the recipient of the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize , the indian poet uninhibitedly cherishes the fact that he endeavored to contribute his mortal best with his poem , glorifying the triumphantly righteous persona of Sir Nelson Mandela .