April 23, 2009

Haiga 200

Haiku by Matsuo Basho, from "Narrow Road to a Far Province(Oku)"
Basho wrote this haiku when he visited Nikko mountain and Nikko Shrine of Tokugawa Shogunate.
English translation is by Dorothy Britton.


Linda Brazeau said...

Beautifully done.

John McDonald said...

i agree

bandit said...

Wow!...beautiful morning

kuni_san said...

As I wrote somewhere in this blog, I am working on Basho's haiku now. There are 57 haiku in "Narrow Road to the Far province". I have made about a half of them, and will show one by one on this blog, so stay turned.