Vidyapati Thakur

(1352 - 1448 / Bishphi / Bihar, India)

Dawn - Poem by Vidyapati Thakur

Awake, Radha, awake,
Calls the parrot and its love.
For how long must you sleep,
Clasped to the heart of your Dark-Stone?
Listen. The dawn has come
And the red shafts of the sun
Are making us shudder.


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  • (1/20/2017 2:16:00 AM)


    Beautifully conceived equally beautiful short and sweet poem. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 2, 2010



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