Thoughts on a still night by li bai bed before bright moon shine think be ground on frost raise head view bright moon lower head think home before my bed the moon is shining bright i page. Gazing at the cascade on lu mountain, a poem by li bai where crowns a purple haze ashimmer in sunlight rays the hill called incense-burner peak, from far to see, hung o'er the torrent's wall, that waterfall vault sheer three thousand feet, you'd say the milky way was tumbling from the high heavens, star on star. Bright moonlight at the foot of my bed i suspect it to be frost on the floor i watch the bright moon, as i tilt back my head i yearn, while stooping, for my homeland once more this is the poem in the still of the night which was written by li bai, one of the greatest poets in china's history.
Essay on still night by li bai a comparative analysis on five versions translations of “still night thoughts” by li bai abstract: based on comparative analysis of 5 english versions of li bai’s “still night thoughts”, the paper attempts to make a study of chinese to english poetry translation. Quiet night thoughts moonlight in front of the bed, supposing frost on the ground 300 tang poems 唐诗三百首：静夜思 thoughts on transquil night by li bai - duration: 1:16. Quiet night thoughts is one of the most famous poems by the tang dynasty poet li bai he lived during china’s golden age of poetry he traveled widely and met many scholars and even briefly. Thoughts on a still night 靜夜思 jìng ye si quiet night thoughts 李白 li bai with 2 versions tang of poetry where chinese poems from the great masters come roses are red violets blue does ai poetry do it for you li bai quiet night thoughts chinese in 2018.
Chinese poem - thoughts on a still night thoughts on a still night by li bai the moon shines so brightly besides my bed, as ground frost i mistook its reflection to the moon i lifted my eyes ahead, hopelessly homesick as i bowed my head posted by chinese-learner at 8:21 pm 0 comments. Each guitar piece was inspired by a specific poem from the tang dynasty my translation is intended to be idiomatic, apprehensible for western cultures, and rhyming whenever possible still for now i have these friends, to cheer me up until the spring ends i sing the moon wanders in the quiet of the night (li bai, 701-762 ad, china. Discover li bai famous and rare quotes share li bai quotations about mountain, heaven and spring heaven is high, earth wide this night, my feelings are hard li bai autumn, moon, night 5 copy quote yet monkeys are still calling on both banks behind me to my boat these ten thousand mountains away li bai wall, fall,. Legacy even though li bai is long gone his name and legacy still lives on through his poem thinking in quiet night his poem is still very popular and often recited during the mid-autumn festival.
Li bai (also known as li bo or li taibai), [701- 762] is the most popular chinese poet, with a distinctively romantic style of the high tang period, ranks alongside du fu as one of the two leading figures of chinese poetry he was a byronic figure, whose life as well as his verse embodied the romantic cliches of freedom, spontaneity and defiance of convention. Quiet night thoughts, a poem by li bai create a library and add your favorite stories get started by clicking the add button. If you ever thought the popular worship of long-gone bards was a uniquely british phenomenon, you may be in for a surprise the mandarin poets li bai and du fu, who lived during the tang dynasty in the 8th century, are as revered in modern china as they were 1,000 years ago.
Thoughts on a still night li bai before the well lays the bright moonlight, as if frost blanketing the earth my head tilts upwards at the glowing moon my head lowers with thoughts of home while on a trip far away from home , li bai staring out on a moon-lit night, standing by a well in a courtyard, overcame with a melancholic sense of. Li bai was born at the summit period of tang dynasty, but where his hometown was is still in dispute some hold his hometown was in gansu province, and some think was in qinglian village of jiangyou city, sichuan province, and some suppose his hometown was in tokmak of the kyrgyz republic. Quiet night thoughts by li po before my bed there is bright moonlight so that it seems like frost on the ground lifting my head i watch the bright moon lowering my head i dream page. Top 10 most influential chinese poems in history by peter wang january 13, 2013 china is a poem kingdom, many great poems have significant impacts on chinese world, and here listed are the 10 most influential poems in thoughts in the silent night — li bai. In lines 3-4, li bai hears the flute at night, and thinks of a willow tree near his house, wondering who wouldn't think of their home, listening to music like that after reading the whole poem, i believe li bai is talking about how the simplest of things can easily remind of anything, in this case, a home.
Thoughts on a still night li bai before my bed, the moon is shining bright, i think that it is frost upon the ground i raise my head and look at the bright moon, i lower my head and think of home viewing heaven's gate mountains li bai the river chu cuts through the middle of heaven's gate. Tang dynasty poet li bai's most famous poem put to music by lao luo and performed by gong linna during the tff rudolstadt 2009. Quiet night thinking/ contemplation by li bai there is moonlight shining before my bed, i suspect that there is frost on the ground, raising my head, i gaze at the moonlight, lowering my head, i think of my home village poet li bai it’s a wonder how these few characters can express such deep emotion.
Thoughts on a still night before my bed, the moon is shining bright, more by li po list all » lament on an autumn night by li po 5 11 atop green mountains by li po 2 2 endless yearning by li po 3 4 the river song 1 2 the city of choan 1 2. Li bai, du fu, bai juyi, and su shi are among the prominent poets in chinese literature who have dwelled on this oft-time melancholy moon poetry by li bai li bai (701–762 ad) was a poet from. Best answer: you have to remember that li bai (also known as li po or li pai) lived between 701-762 ad in the prosperous tang period of the tang dynasty (618-907 ad) this was considered the peak period of chinese poetry with almost 50,000 poems created by 60 poets (do the math) most poems were five to seven words per line.