Sunil Uniyal

(14 January 1953 - / Lucknow / India)

The Target's Behind The Sky (A Bhajan Of Kabir) - Poem by Sunil Uniyal

The target is behind the sky
the sun's on the right the moon on the left-
in between it remains hidden

this body is a bow
the mind its string
and the Word its arrow - aimed straight

the messenger of the True Guru - that it is -
this arrow has pierced through the body impure

but this arrow doesn't any injury inflict -
they know who have, indeed, felt it

says Kabir, listen, O wise one,
those who have known,
they only acknowledge it


Comments about The Target's Behind The Sky (A Bhajan Of Kabir) by Sunil Uniyal

  • (3/27/2008 5:35:00 AM)


    it is a sincere tribute to a great saint Kabir, such pure spirits are not born in every Era....the way you have brought his Bajan alive is commendable...

    this body is a bow
    the mind its string
    and the Word its arrow - aimed straight

    lines are quite meaningful...good Job.
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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 7, 2008



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