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Best Swami Poems

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

Yogi Swami Vivekananda
Once a yogi, of the century,
has deep faith in youth of country.
Said the yogi to youth of today,
talk to yourself once a day.

You have to...

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Categories: swami, character, encouraging, faith, hope, inspirational, youth,
Form: Rhyme

Paradise Now
All you need is one word,
Erase just one word
from the minds of the people,
Rout out just one idea, one concept,
Eliminate 'Religion' from 
the dictionary of...

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Categories: swami, religion,
Form: Free verse
This is a prayer to My Lord, Swami (Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba) which I wrote when I was doing my Masters :) :* LOVE...

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Categories: swami, god,
Form: Free verse
Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 6
Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 6

Brahmari Pranayama or Humming Bee Breath

IMP. NOTE: Temporarily I am stopping new episodes 
of Yoga in Poem due...

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Categories: swami, health, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 5

Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 5

Anulom Vilom or The Science of Alternate Breathing


Take your right thumb on your right nostril...

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Categories: swami, health, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse

Yoga in Poem A Novel Approach Step 3

VAJRASANA -   The Hardy Hose   STEP 3


Vajrasana is one of the few Asanas, which is suitable for all and everyone. It...

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Categories: swami, health, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beloved Face, Translation of Bharathiyar's poem Asai Mugam by T Wignesan
Translation of Mahakavi Bharathiyar’s poem: “Asai Mugam” or “Beloved Face”

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swami, religion, spiritual,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Is There No Place for Us
Is there no place for us ? 
In this world of work and fuss ?
We came to fulfil our dreams
Leaving our noble motherland with goodbye...

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Categories: swami, race, racism,
Form: I do not know?
"I'm going to examine you today,"
he said.

He had no stethoscope, notebook,
or pen on his hands. He wore a long,
white robe. Sandals took the place
of shoes.


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Categories: swami, humor, imagery, life, philosophy, religion, wisdom,
Form: Narrative
No house built on a bridge, Part one

At a mosque at Fatahpur, India, --- what was the capital city of the
Mughal Empire, --- Akbar (r. 1556 - 1505), the third emperor of...

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Categories: swami, philosophy,
Form: Prose Poetry
A Clown, A Coquette and A Cleric
A fool, a buffoon, a comedian or a clown
They all act stupid but are really smart,
They are an odd breed of their own
Just for laughs...

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Categories: swami, corruption, introspection,
Form: Rhyme

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Categories: swami, angst, conflict, environment, hyperbole, universe,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Press Release
The not so Great Swami Minister of Health
unleashed a Press Release today.
One member of the O So Commercial Media bothered to show up
and described it...

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Categories: swami, abuse, culture, health, humor, integrity, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Sri Rama Navami
 Sri Rama naama Bhajanam,
                Mruthyu Bhaya haranam,

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Categories: swami, devotion,
Form: Epic
Unlived Life
Unlived Life

Remained lost in the web of relationships,
kept running here and there in crowd,
kept shouting in market
to buy something,
or sometimes, to sell something.
Ultimately I myself...

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Categories: swami, emotions, feelings, life, philosophy, poems, universe,
Form: Dramatic monologue

If someone asked me, “A penny for your thought”
I’ll tell him, “Sorry! It can’t be bought”
The thought process runs like a train
Fed by emotions and...

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Categories: swami, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
River Ritual
examine the mouth of the river
listen to its excited conversations
compare its  shimmering to
ululating silver bangles

walk into the riverbed and cover
yourself in golden sediments
mud bathe-...

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Categories: swami, adventure, black african american, caregiving, imagination,
Form: Free verse


In an airy spring afternoon-                

I float by...

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Categories: swami, how i feel,
Form: Prose Poetry
When silence seeps inside
When silence seeps inside me

When silence seeps inside me,
your countenance appears before my eyes.

When silence starts dancing in me,
you ooze in my heart
and caress my...

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Categories: swami, conflict, emotions, lost love, missing you,
Form: Prose Poetry
Your silence screams
Your silence screams,
collides against walls
and falls down shattered,
igniting my consciousness.

My soul is naked now,
witnessing its destitution,
the cruelty of your heart
and brutality of your soul.

You had...

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Categories: swami, absence, anger, emotions, i miss you,
Form: Prose Poetry
Ocean Puja
The Ocean cast  garlands of pearls
at your Lotus Feet
Varuna the Sea god knelt in awe
I stand in that vast azure temple
surrounded by a choir...

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Categories: swami, devotion, god,
Form: Free verse
Gurudev-My Master
Gurudev-My Master(HH Swami Chinmayanand ji Maharaj)

He is meditating peacefully on his Self 
In the lap of the lofty Dhauladhar peaks
Blessing and comforting all the sadhakas

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Categories: swami, best friend, blessing, dedication, memory, religious,
Form: Free verse
Have An Alm in Palm of Hand and More
Have an Alm in Palm of Hand

?So how about this poem in your hand's palm,
While some poor person had sought an alm;
For poor pegging
While begging,

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swami, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
"Every problem has a solution
 already inherent within ....
 Be still and listen closely
 and the solution 
 will begin"

 c 2019 b.e.singer/swami sez

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Categories: swami, cheer up, encouraging, growth, happiness, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member IWAN FALS born VIRGIAWAN LISTANTO ON September 3 1961-

I  am Iwan Fals an Indonesian singer-songwriter Times™Magazine named me “A Great Asian Hero”.
While I was...

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Categories: swami, analogy, appreciation, celebrity, character, music,
Form: Acrostic