TULA: Manggagawa

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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TULA: Ang Buhok Mo (Your Hair)

In this short Tagalog poem, the poet is addressing a woman and rhapsodizing about her beautiful, fragrant long hair.
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Maikling Tula ng Pag-ibig

Halimbawa ng Maikling Tula ng Pag-ibig

This short Tagalog poem was written by Clodualdo del Mundo. It was inspired by the Japanese haiku form.

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Gubat na Mapanglaw

This excerpted poem is from Florante at Laura.

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TULA: Pag-ibig (Love)

A breathtaking Tagalog poem about love written by the prolific Filipino poet Jose Corazon De Jesus.

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Filipino Love Poetry

Filipinos refer to a ‘love poem’ as tula sa pag-ibig, tula ng pag-ibig or tulang pag-ibig.

tula ng pag-ibig
poem of love

tulang pag-ibig
love poem

tula sa pag-ibig
poem on love

Here is a partial list of Tagalog poems available for reading on this website:

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TULA: Ang Pagbabalik

Halimbawa ng Tulang Pasalaysay

This narrative poem in the Tagalog language was written by the Filipino poet Jose Corazon de Jesus, who was also known as Huseng Batute.

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