Ram Krishna Singh

Freshman - 815 Points (31 December 1950 / Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India)

Body - Poem by Ram Krishna Singh

The body is precious
a vehicle for awakening
treat it with care, said Buddha

I love it's stillness
beauty and sanctity
here and now

sink into its calm
to hear the whispers in all
its ebbs and flows

erect, penetrate
the edge of life and loss
return to wholeness


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- R.K.Singh

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 15, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, June 15, 2013


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