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Best Tabla Poems

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


The Dance on the Mountain Peaks
At Paro of Bhutan I found the clouds
Gathering over the snow white peaks
Over the summit the deep blue shroud
Kept looking on in dazed disbelief

If one...

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Categories: tabla, absence, allusion, beauty, blue, cool, mountains,
Form: Rhyme



After an Evening of Indian Classical Music...
This little man,
This shake of hair and shoulder life.
A smile, a grin on the last improvised beat.

This finger wonder,
palms retreat with a snap
as the santoor...

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Categories: tabla, happiness, imagination, life, music, passion,
Form: I do not know?
For Ravi Shankar: This Is What It Was
         


Raga. Sun shifts as fingers on
sitar.
Ravi Shankar is dead.
Old women in dark clothes 
make it down...

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Categories: tabla, nostalgia
Form: ABC
For Ravi Shankar: This Is What It Was
         


Raga. Sun shifts as fingers on
sitar.
Ravi Shankar is dead.
Old women in dark clothes 
make it down...

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Categories: tabla, absence
Form: ABC
Writing Without Reason
Writing can be anything,
Set down on willing page.
Love and loss, 
Both popular trains of thought.
Or better yet the loss of love.
Better still is the agony...

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© James Rudd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabla, on writing and words
Form: Blank verse



manifest pentru pace
manifest pentru pace
(antipoezie)
  
 traim sub tunuri ?i avioane 
 cu armele încarcate cu propriile noastre pacate traim
 pe timp de pace sau razboi...

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Categories: tabla, courage, hope, self, self,
Form: Dramatic Verse
On a cold night when the starlight whispered
On a cold night when the starlight 
whispered into the ears of the alluring 
hanging oranges looking for the 
pulsating pores of purple passion
in the...

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Categories: tabla, art,
Form: Free verse
Fanna Fi Sing From Canada
She plays the tabla, Indian drums, a Canadian!
"Fanna -Fi" is their name; Qawwal their claim to fame

O when you are at a loss ... or...

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© Anil Deo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabla, angst, atheist, cheer up, music, pashto,
Form: Ghazal