Lalleshwari

(1320 – 1392 / Pandrethan, Srinagar, Kashmir / India)

Day Will Be Erased In Night - Poem by Lalleshwari

Day will be erased in night.
The ground's surface will extend outward.

The new moon will be swallowed
in eclipse, and the mind in meditation

will be completely absorbed
by the Void inside it.


Poet's Notes about The Poem

[Taken from Naked Song, by Lalla / Translated by Coleman Barks]

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 13, 2012

Poem Edited: Friday, July 13, 2012


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