May your visit to this site bless you with the compassionate, unconditional love of the beautiful Goddess and Bodhisattva Quan Yin.
Thursday, February 26, 2009
Quan Yin Poem (tanka)
Goddess, Be with Me
Quan Yin be with me I walk with you in beauty You hold my heart near Then we sit under moonbeams No more tears and no more fear~
Tanka is Japanese poetry that dates back 1200 years. It is penned 5/7/5 (like Haiku) with two more lines added at 7/7 syllables. It is usually written about nature, seasons, love, and other strong emotions.