Tu Fu

(712-770 / Gong County / China)

Gazing at the Sacred Peak


For all this, what is the mountain god like?
An unending green of lands north and south:
From ethereal beauty Creation distills
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  • Savita Tyagi (4/2/2013 3:53:00 PM)

    Lovely poem in its simplicity. A longing for nature's wonders, to reach the unreachable is in hearts of us from time eternal. (Report) Reply

  • Alana Zisca Hosein (5/27/2006 1:39:00 PM)

    I suppose the human spirit is such that we all long to hold mountains in our hands and conquer the great, conquer the mountains in our lives... (Report) Reply

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