The poet wrote these Tagalog verses as part of a longer poem dedicated to his dear mother who had passed away.
Bagong Taon (New Year) is a short Tagalog poem from the early 20th century.
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Halaman mang lanta kapag pinagpala,
ang sanga at dahon ay nananariwa,
gaya rin ng isang nanlalabong tala,
paglipas ng dilim, ilaw na sa diwa.
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.
Rufino Alejandro’s Tagalog translation of Joyce Kilmer’s famous English poem “Trees” Continue reading “The Famous Poem ‘Trees’ in Tagalog”
Filipinos refer to a ‘love poem’ as tula sa pag-ibig, tula ng pag-ibig or tulang pag-ibig.
poem of love
tula sa pag-ibig
poem on love
Here is a partial list of Tagalog poems available for reading on this website:
This Christmas poem was written in Tagalog by Benigno Zamora in 1904.