Kalidasa

Autumn – Poem by Kalidasa

Autumn – Poem by Kalidasa

HE autumn comes, a maiden fair In slenderness and grace, With nodding rice-stems in her hair And lilies in her face. In flowers of grasses she is clad; And as she moves along, Birds greet her with their cooing glad Like bracelets’ tinkling song. A diadem adorns the night Of multitudinous stars... »

Waking – Poem by Kalidasa

Waking – Poem by Kalidasa

Even the man who is happy glimpses something or a hair of sound touches him and his heart overflows with a longing he does not recognize then it must be that he is remembering in a place out of reach shapes he has loved in a life before this the print of them still there in him waiting Kalidasa Hits... »

Look To This Day – Poem by Kalidasa

Look To This Day – Poem by Kalidasa

Look to this day: For it is life, the very life of life. In its brief course Lie all the verities and realities of your existence. The bliss of growth, The glory of action, The splendour of achievement Are but experiences of time. For yesterday is but a dream And tomorrow is only a vision; And today... »

Waking

Waking

Waking Even the man who is happy glimpses something or a hair of sound touches him and his heart overflows with a longing he does not recognize then it must be that he is remembering in a place out of reach shapes he has loved in a life before this the print of them still there in him waiting by Kal... »

Exhortation of the Dawn

Exhortation of the Dawn

Exhortation of the Dawn Listen to the Exhortation of the Dawn! Look to this Day! For it is Life, the very Life of Life. In its brief course lie all the Verities and Realities of your Existence. The Bliss of Growth, The Glory of Action, The Splendor of Beauty; For Yesterday is but a Dream, And To-mor... »

Eight forms has Shiva, lord of all and king

Eight forms has Shiva, lord of all and king

Eight forms has Shiva, lord of all and king Eight forms has Shiva, lord of all and king: And these are water, first created thing; And fire, which speeds the sacrifice begun; The priest; and time’s dividers, moon and sun; The all-embracing ether, path of sound; The earth, wherein all seeds of ... »