In the poem The Bangle Sellers written by Sarojini Naidu, what is the ‘shining loads’ and who are the potential buyers according to the poet?
In Naidu’s poem ‘Shining loads’ refer to the loads of colourful bangles that the bangle sellers are carrying to the temple fair.
People with happy wives and happy daughters are the prospective buyers.
The bangles are being referred to as shining loads in the poem. Women of all ages are the buyers of the bangles.
Bangles are considered as shining loads carried to the temple fair because it encompasses the whole life of a women right from her maidenhood to an excited bride and finally to matured matriarch.
The phrase ‘our shining load’ refers to the bangle sellers who carry on their head bangles enriched with different colours.