Kabir

(1440 - 1518 / Pratapgar, Uttar Pradesh, India)

O servant where dost thou seek me


O servant, where dost thou seek Me?
O servant, where dost thou seek Me?

Lo! I am beside thee.

I am neither in temple nor in mosque:
I am neither in Kaaba nor in Kailash:

Neither am I in rites and ceremonies,
nor in Yoga and renunciation.

If thou art a true seeker, thou shalt at once see Me:
thou shalt meet Me in a moment of time.

Kabir says, ' O Sadhu! God is the breath of all breath.'

Submitted: Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, May 02, 2012

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

From: Songs Of Kabir
Translated by Rabindranath Tagore

Comments about this poem (O servant where dost thou seek me by Kabir )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

New Poems

  1. I Saw Planets, Naveed Akram
  2. Saviour By The Road Side, Juwon Daniel
  3. went a walk, lee fones
  4. The Moon's Present Woe, cheryl davis miller
  5. Funeral, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  6. Mount Patsy Land, Richard Thripp
  7. dOnE - Paying kEtCh uP, sEaN nOrTh
  8. Laid as wreath, hasmukh amathalal
  9. The Coconut, Meena Somasundaram
  10. O Mother Palestine, Abdul Munim

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Scott

The moon's on the lake, and the mist's on the brae,
And the Clan has a name that is nameless by day;
Then gather, gather, gather Grigalach!
Gather, gather, gather Grigalach!

...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]