Learn More

Ahmad Shiddiqi

Rookie (March 7,1974 / Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia)

Hyakumangoku


Dusk
Floating
Candle-lit lantern
Asanogawa River

Reenacting
Triumphal entrance
Lord Toshiie
Kanazawa Castle

Hundreds of participants
Period costumes
A famous actor
The leading role

Shishimai
Lion dances
Ladder-top acrobatics
The Koga fire men

Tea ceremonies
A famous torch-lit
Open air Noh performance
Concluding concert

Yasaka Shrine
Kawaramachi, Oike
Teramochi Dori street
Kanazawa City

Submitted: Monday, November 03, 2008
Listen to this poem:

Related Poems

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Hyakumangoku by Ahmad Shiddiqi )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie surya . (9/16/2009 11:49:00 PM)

    very interesting poem written in crisp, short lines.
    voted10
    surya (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Winter Solstice, Jacqueline C Nash
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus, Ogden Nash
  7. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Obama...God....And Brothers Castro - The.., James B. Earley
  10. Human Family, Maya Angelou

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. What to do with this life?, gajanan mishra
  2. Shady Retreat..., Denis Martindale
  3. It is open, hasmukh amathalal
  4. Of Nature.Of free Will., SAK Reddy
  5. A Lasting Psalm, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. Catalyst, Lubinda Lubinda
  7. I Love You..!, SAK Reddy
  8. Into Depths, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  9. You will find, hasmukh amathalal
  10. Bale Visions, Adeosun Olamide
[Hata Bildir]