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Best Rubai Poems

Below are the all-time best Rubai poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of rubai poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member The Four Seasons
The Four Seasons…

It was spring and I was young when I had wine.
I was singing and dancing and doing fine. 
The wine was so divine,...

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Categories: rubai, age, allegory, allusion, seasons,
Form: Rubaiyat

Premium Member Diamonds

We all have so many diamonds that we own,
but we think of them as...

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Categories: rubai, age, allusion,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member On Memorial Day
My only son once asked me why
  A fine mist, today, enveloped my eye
As I began his query to answer
  Caught in my...

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Categories: cry, holiday, tribute,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member Revelation

How do I know that what is divine?
What does he do now, I need a sign.

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Categories: rubai, allusion, faith, peace, truth,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member CHOICE

Quatrain #55:

Voice sacred trust in words that flow,
Poise knows you must bring truth to show;
Noise is but rust that corrupts good,
Choice now sculpts bust where...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai

Premium Member Solstice

How can I drag myself without divine wine?
I am...

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Categories: rubai, allusion, angst, muse, spiritual,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member MODE

Quatrain #857:

Make up your mind to seek the light,
Opt truth in kind to guide your sight;
Deed can now bind the love you share,
Etch what heart...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
I Believe
I believe that the sun shines after the rain
I believe if you don't get hurt you'll never gain
I believe in not doing things the easy...

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Categories: hope, life, love, urdu, life, heart,
Form: Rubai
The fuzzy, wuzzy bumble bee
a fussy, hussy bee was he
because he lost his buzz you see
in a muggy, buggy...

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Categories: children, funny,
Form: Rubai
I stand and wait by the garden gate
My object of affection is fashionably late
When she appears she will be mine
For a wedding is planned to...

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Categories: girlfriend, love, wedding, urdu,
Form: Rubai
Lost Hope
On the plight of this garden till when to grieve
Will this nest ever its glory retrieve

The companion birds are all flown away
O cyprus trees and...

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Categories: rubai, allegory, death, farewell, grief,
Form: Quatrain
Vo thandi sarsarati hawa
Mujhe kuch keh ke chali gayi 
Ranj-o-gam ki syahi me lipti
Kuch panne zindagi ke bhar gayi

Panne jab palat ke dekhe 
To ek...

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Categories: rubai, hindi, life,
Form: Light Verse
Never Interact with Burning Hearts
His path has crossed mine several times
He can even read my minds 
I tell you never get too close
He can also hear your cries

The love...

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Categories: boyfriend, dark, mystery,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member CHEER

Quatrain #40:

Cheer finds the way to bridge the miles,
Love primes fond say with profound smiles;
Live well each day with heart and soul,
Grace moves fine play...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member MORE

Quatrain #245:

Meet fortune here in ample store,
Obsess fond cheer with ever more;
Reach beyond fear grand affluence now,
Endow most dear true wealth galore.


Leon Enriquez
22 February 2016

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
express emotion
Emotions did not give the reason ,

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Categories: bangla, emotions, eve, faith, feelings, sin,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member INVOCATION

May love and light show you the way;
May truth bring sight of peace each day;
May work feel right with faith and hope;
May joy take flight...

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Categories: blessing,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member DOGS
My hands, smelly, brown, it's truly heinous...
I love those dogs, I do! But it's dubious
I'll ride my wheels again through grass!
Clean after them please? I'm...

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Categories: anger, animal, dog, humor,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member FOND

Quatrain #723:

Feel poise of change in burst of light,
Opt the new range of poignant sights;
Now see the strange emerge with fest,
Dance sensuous range of happy...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member MIDDLE WAY

Quatrain #16:

Start with good cheer that frames fond say,
Love need not fear the path of play;
Sense plain truth here that shows you how,
Feel zest...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member MAZE

Quatrain #288:

Make moments count as purpose styles,
Ask for wise fount to work grand piles;
Zest meets amount beyond plenty,
Etch fine accounts of touch worthwhile.


Leon Enriquez
02 March...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
My Response To Rumi

Tell the Friend I’m coming, with a wine sack and a thirst.
Been too long in solitude, got a sickness in my bones.

Pray? Where...

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Categories: rubai, desire, love, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TIME

Quatrain #298:

Time for time here to spark fond grace,
Ink clever cheer that frames your face;
Meet love that clears the path you set,
Expose wild fears that...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Rubai
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Categories: betrayal,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member DANCE

Quatrain #23:

Look to this day to seize your chance,
Dare to greet stray of rays that dance;
Live with each play with profound zest,
Love knows the way...

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Categories: beauty,
Form: Rubai