What's New in the Poetry Chaikhana

 

8/23/2019 Fix to:
Major Website Fixes: The website has been completely updated to secure SSL format. Multiple links fixed throughout.
8/9/2019 Change to Poem: Learning the scriptures is easy, by Lalla
Commentary expanded.
7/27/2019 Change to Poem: Every word of every tongue is, by Fakhruddin Iraqi
Commentary added.
7/12/2019 Change to Poem: Song for Nobody, by Thomas Merton
Commentary added.
7/12/2019 New Poem: does the woodpecker, by Kobayashi Issa
7/3/2019 Change to Poem: Giving, by Kahlil Gibran
Commentary expanded.
6/28/2019 Change to Poem: No One Here but Him, by Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi
Commentary expanded.
6/20/2019 Change to Poem: inch by inch, by Gabriel Rosenstock
Commentary added.
6/7/2019 Change to Poem: Spring and all its flowers, by Hafiz
Commentary expanded.
6/5/2019 New Poem: Love, by George Herbert
6/5/2019 New Poem: New Year Resolve, by May Sarton
5/31/2019 Change to Poem: Waiting, by Leza Lowitz
Commentary added.
5/8/2019 Change to Poem: [1] AWAKE! for Morning in the Bowl of Night, by Omar Khayyam
Commentary expanded.
5/3/2019 Change to Poem: The Right Thing, by Theodore Roethke
Commentary added.
4/19/2019 Change to Poem: One Heart, by Li-Young Lee
Commentary expanded.
4/17/2019 Change to Poem: in love with the new sun, by Ivan M. Granger
Commentary expanded.
4/11/2019 Change to Poem: Something Like the Sun, by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Commentary added.
4/2/2019 Change to Poem: To goslings, by Ivan M. Granger
Commentary expanded.
3/22/2019 Change to Poem: Watching the moon, by Izumi Shikibu
Commentary expanded.
3/3/2019 New Poem: I have heard that today Hari will come, by Mirabai
2/27/2019 Change to Poem: [56] The hungry are served a king's repast (from The Shodoka), by Hsuan Chueh of Yung Chia / Yoka Genkaku
Commentary expanded.
2/21/2019 Change to Poem: Love came and emptied me of self, by Abu-Said Abil-Kheir
Commentary expanded.
1/30/2019 Change to Poem: The Work of Happiness, by May Sarton
Commentary added.
1/23/2019 Change to Poem: When Death Comes, by Mary Oliver
Commentary added.
1/17/2019 Change to Poem: At dusk, at dawn I gaze upon your beauty, by Darshan Singh
Commentary expanded.
11/21/2018 Change to Poem: Unison Benediction, by May Sarton
Commentary added.
11/21/2018 New Poem: Now I Become Myself, by May Sarton
11/21/2018 New Poem: The Work of Happiness, by May Sarton
11/21/2018 New Poem: Bliss, by May Sarton
11/21/2018 New Poem: Unison Benediction, by May Sarton
11/21/2018 New Poet: May Sarton
11/15/2018 Change to Poem: The Summary of Mahamudra, by Naropa
Commentary expanded.
10/12/2018 Change to Poem: O Kali, my Mother full of Bliss!, by Kamalakanta
Commentary expanded.
9/28/2018 Change to Poem: Medusa, by Ivan M. Granger
Commentary expanded.
8/23/2018 Change to Poem: Instructions for the Journey, by Pat Schneider
Commentary added.
7/27/2018 Change to Poem: All the True Vows, by David Whyte
Commentary added.
7/13/2018 Change to Poem: You Reading This, Be Ready, by William Stafford
Commentary added.
7/5/2018 Change to Poem: Love After Love, by Derek Walcott
Commentary added.
6/18/2018 New Poem: Now you know the worst, by Wendell Berry
6/13/2018 Change to Poem: Boundaries, by Lynn Ungar
Commentary added.
6/8/2018 Change to Poem: Forget, by Czeslaw Milosz
Commentary expanded.
6/1/2018 Change to Poem: A Song on the View of Voidness, by Karma Trinley
Commentary added.
5/30/2018 Change to Poem: This moment, by Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi
Commentary added.
5/16/2018 Change to Poem: Bol - Speak, by Faiz Ahmad Faiz
Commentary added.
5/16/2018 New Poem: Bol - Speak, by Faiz Ahmad Faiz
5/16/2018 New Poet: Faiz Ahmad Faiz
5/12/2018 Change to Poet: Marie Howe
Biography added.
5/10/2018 Change to Poet: Constantine P. Cavafy
Biography added.
5/9/2018 Change to Poem: (38) I want thee, only thee (from Gitanjali), by Rabindranath Tagore
Commentary added.
4/27/2018 Change to Poem: Pain, by Kahlil Gibran
Commentary added.
4/20/2018 Change to Poem: You must accept those who surrender to you, by Janabai
Commentary added.
4/13/2018 New Poem: Green-Striped Melons, by Jane Hirshfield
4/6/2018 Change to Poem: Clinging to the bell, by Buson
Commentary added.
2/23/2018 Change to Poem: How to See a Deer, by Philip Booth
Commentary added.
2/23/2018 New Poem: Saying It, by Philip Booth
2/23/2018 New Poem: After the Rebuilding, by Philip Booth
2/23/2018 New Poem: First Lesson, by Philip Booth
2/23/2018 New Poem: How to See a Deer, by Philip Booth
2/23/2018 New Poet: Philip Booth
2/13/2018 Change to Poem: Becoming sky & earth, by Manikkavacakar
Commentary expanded.
1/5/2018 Change to Poem: The Patience of Ordinary Things, by Pat Schneider
Commentary added.
1/1/2018 New Poem: Your Boat, Your Words, by Pat Schneider
1/1/2018 New Poem: Instructions for the Journey, by Pat Schneider
1/1/2018 New Poem: The Patience of Ordinary Things, by Pat Schneider
1/1/2018 New Poet: Pat Schneider
1/1/2018 New Poem: Men and women, by Jack Kerouac
1/1/2018 New Poem: The sound of silence, by Jack Kerouac
11/15/2017 Change to Poem: People, male and female,, by Akka Mahadevi
Commentary added.
11/15/2017 Change to Poem: People, male and female,, by Akka Mahadevi
Commentary added.
11/10/2017 Change to Poem: Trust Your Vision, by Stephen Levine
Commentary added.
10/29/2017 New Poem: In the Heart is a Well, by Ellen Grace O'Brian
10/29/2017 New Poem: Maya, by Ellen Grace O'Brian
10/29/2017 New Poem: Anahata, by Ellen Grace O'Brian
10/29/2017 New Poem: Satsanga, by Ellen Grace O'Brian
10/29/2017 New Poem: Sandhya, by Ellen Grace O'Brian
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