Category Archives: Rabindranath Tagore

The Kiss – Rabindranath Tagore

Lips’ language to lips’ ears.Two drinking each other’s heart, it seems.Two roving loves who have left home,pilgrims to the confluence of lips.Two waves rise by the law of loveto break and die on two sets of lips.Two wild desires craving … Continue reading

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Sleep – Rabindranath Tagore

In the night of weariness let me give myself up to sleep without struggle, resting my trust upon thee.  Let me not force my flagging spirit into a poor preparation for thy worship.  It is thou who drawest the veil of night … Continue reading

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Senses – Rabindranath Tagore

Deliverance is not for me in renunciation.  I feel the embrace of freedom in a thousand bonds of delight.  Thou ever pourest for me the fresh draught of thy wine of various  colours and fragrance, filling this earthen vessel to … Continue reading

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Still Heart – Rabindranath Tagore

When I give up the helm  I know that the time has come for thee to take it.  What there is to do will be instantly done.  Vain is this struggle.  Then take away your hands  and silently put up … Continue reading

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Paper Boats – Rabindranath Tagore

Day by day I float my paper boats one by one down the running  stream.  In bid black letters I write my name on them and the name of  the village where I live.  I hope that someone in some … Continue reading

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Poems On Man – Rabindranath Tagore

Man goes into the noisy crowd  to drown his own clamour of silence.  Man is immortal; therefore he must die endlessly.  For life is a creative idea;  it can only find itself in changing forms.  Man’s abiding happiness is not … Continue reading

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Poems On Life – Rabindranath Tagore

Life is given to us,  we earn it by giving it.  Let the dead have the immortality of fame,  but the living the immortality of love.  Life’s errors cry for the merciful beauty  that can modulate their isolation into a  … Continue reading

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