TULA: Ang Salapi

Arguably the most insightful poem written in any language about the nature of money. Penned in Tagalog by the prolific Filipino poet Jose Corazon de Jesus.

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TULA: Ang Katam at Ang Kikil

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Poem: Kay Ama (To Father)

Father’s Day 2017 is on Sunday, June 18.

Read a Tagalog poem dedicated by a Filipina poet to her father!
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Poem: Kay Inay (To Mom)

This Tagalog poem was written by Filipina poet Emelita Perez Baes to her mom. It is a poem by a daughter about a mother on her 59th birthday.

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Poem: Ang Halik ni Ina (Mother’s Kiss)

In this short Tagalog poem, the poet is comparing his mother’s kiss to dew on a flower. He describes her kiss as hope in the heart, light to an unclear mind.

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Poem: Ang Aking Ina (My Mother)

The poet wrote these Tagalog verses in the early 20th century as part of a longer poem dedicated to his mother.

Pag-ibig ng Ina (Love of a Mother)

The poet wrote these Tagalog verses as part of a longer poem dedicated to his dear mother who had passed away.

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TULA: Magulang (Parents)

Magulang
ni Allana Mendoza

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