Mga Halimbawa ng Tanaga
Ang katoto kapag tunay
hindi ngiti ang pang-alay
kundi isang katapatan
ng mataus na pagdamay.
ni Emelita Perez Baes
Palay siyang matino,
Nang humangi’y yumuko;
Nguni’t muling tumayo
Nagkabunga ng ginto
ni Ildefonso Santos
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This Tagalog poem was written by the prolific Filipino poet José Corazón de Jesús.
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“My Valentine” is a poem in Tagalog by Filipino poet Aniceto Silvestre.
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This Tagalog poem about how important a role Filipino laborers play in Philippine society was written by Jose Corazon de Jesus.
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The title of this poem by Amado V. Hernandez can be translated into English as A Piece of Heaven. Signed in Muntinlupa Prison on April 22, 1952.
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Ang tulang ito ay isinulat ni Aniceto F. Silvestre.
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In this short Tagalog poem, the poet is addressing a young woman in her teens, rhapsodizing about how akin to that of a princess her inner and outer beauty is.
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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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