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(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Poems of Matsuo Basho

1. A Ball of Snow 4/2/2010
2. A bee 1/13/2003
3. A caterpillar 1/13/2003
4. A cicada shell 1/13/2003
5. A cold rain starting 4/2/2010
6. A cool fall night 1/13/2003
7. a cuckoo cries 4/2/2010
8. A field of cotton 1/13/2003
9. A man infirm 4/2/2010
10. A monk sips morning tea 1/13/2003
11. A snowy morning 1/13/2003
12. a strange flower 4/2/2010
13. A weathered skeleton 4/2/2010
14. A wild sea 4/2/2010
15. An Old Pond 4/2/2010
16. As they begin to rise again 4/2/2010
17. Autumn moonlight 1/13/2003
18. Awake at night 1/13/2003
19. Basho's Death Poem 4/2/2010
20. Bitter–tasting ice — 1/1/2004

The old pond

Following are several translations
of the 'Old Pond' poem, which may be
the most famous of all haiku:

Furuike ya
kawazu tobikomu
mizu no oto

-- Basho

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