Haiku - The Almighty Sun

Updated on March 24, 2017
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Nithya Venkat enjoys writing about nature and different aspects of life in the form of poetic verses.

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These are haiku about the sun, the all-powerful sun chasing winter cold, melting ice and snow, making way for spring to dawn. The winter cold ends, and spring begins. Is winter fearing the sun?

sun shining thawing

engulfing snow melting ice

winter swift takes flight


in fear of sun rays

winter gathers ice and snow

disappears in haste


spring breezes through earth

spreading fragrance uplifting

spirit of nature


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        Nicole 

        9 months ago

        its okie

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        rajan jolly, thank you.

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        Rajan Singh Jolly 

        5 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

        Beautiful haiku. Voted up, Nithya.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        Vinaya thank you and I hope you are wearing sunscreen.

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        Vinaya Ghimire 

        5 years ago from Nepal

        Nithya, Sun was so smooth in the mountains, but now it is burning my back.

        I loved your work.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        Thank you wayne barrett for reading and for your lovely comment.

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        Wayne Barrett 

        5 years ago from Clearwater Florida

        Beautiful tapestry of words!

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        Vinaya thank you, you made my day.

        Sunny River thank you and am glad you enjoyed.

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        Sunny River 

        5 years ago from A Place Without A Name which resides somewhere between Fantasy and Belief, just north of Reality

        Lovely. What an enjoyable read.

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        Vinaya Ghimire 

        5 years ago from Nepal

        Nithya,

        These haikus are gems in a necklace, however, the last one, the pendent, is so beautiful.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        suzettenaples thank you, springtime is the best.

        James-wolve thank you for reading and for your vote. Much appreciated.

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        Tijani Achamlal 

        5 years ago from Morocco

        That is just amazing! I was completely captured by your vivid images and feelings. Great work!!I voted up

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        Suzette Walker 

        5 years ago from Taos, NM

        Beautiful! Spring has sprung!

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        midget38 thank you for reading, much appreciated. Thanks for the share too.

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        Michelle Liew 

        5 years ago from Singapore

        Wonderful tribute to the seasons. Sharing, Nithya!

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        Debbie my name is Nithya Venkat and I would love to be in your poetry group. Thank you.

        xstatic thank you and am glad you liked it. Thank you for stopping by and reading.

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        Jim Higgins 

        5 years ago from Eugene, Oregon

        Really wonderful haiku, beautiful images of winter fleeing the sun.

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        Deborah Brooks Langford 

        5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

        Vellur I know you are on Facebook.. what is your name? I want to add you to my poetry groups if that's alright?

        blessings

        Debbie

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        shampa sadhya nice seeing you here. Thank you for the vote and share.

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        Shampa Sadhya 

        5 years ago from NEW DELHI, INDIA

        Voted up and beautiful!

        I loved reading your Haikus. They are really nicely written. Good luck!. Sharing and pinning!

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        rajan jolly thank you for stopping by and reading, much appreciated.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        radhikasree thank you. Spring and summer is always welcome!! Thanks for the votes and share too.

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        Rajan Singh Jolly 

        5 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

        Beautiful haikus Nithya. Voted up.

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        Radhika Sreekanth 

        5 years ago from Mumbai,India

        Nice Haiku! Summer has set its foot here, leaving spring behind.

        Voted up, beautiful and interesting. Sharing too.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        always exploring thank you, wishing for spring to visit you soon.

        jhamann thank you for stopping by and reading. Yes, spring is definitely in the air.

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        Jamie Lee Hamann 

        5 years ago from Reno NV

        I can smell spring as I read. Thank you. Jamie

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        Ruby Jean Richert 

        5 years ago from Southern Illinois

        Beautiful, makes me wish harder for spring. We have snow here. Burr...

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        teaches12345 thank you, everyone is eager to see spring and Ihope it happens soon.

        Gypsy Rose Lee thank you, I hope spring comes real soon. I take pictures from freedigitalphotos.net, they have awesome pics.

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 

        5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

        So very beautiful. Sure wish the signs of spring would come faster. Loved that pic.

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        Martin Kloess 

        5 years ago from San Francisco

        Nicely structured work. Thank you

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        Dianna Mendez 

        5 years ago

        I know many people are wanting to see this happen up north. Lovely flowers and poem.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        billybuc thank you and a happy spring to you.

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        Bill Holland 

        5 years ago from Olympia, WA

        It has arrived here and we are all thankful for its warmth. Lovely work in its simplicity.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        5 years ago from Dubai

        Daisy Mariposa thanks to you, I started writing haiku. Thank you for your appreciation, you made my day!!

        Russ Baleson thank you and I hope the golden sun shines down there soon.

        dghbrh thank you for reading and your appreciation. Thanks for the share and vote.

        Cyndi10 thank you yes it all comes from the sun, thanks for the votes too.

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        Cynthia B Turner 

        5 years ago from Georgia

        Great to read. It all comes from the sun. Haiku was a nice choice. Voted up.

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        deergha 

        5 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

        Wonderful Haikus here. Loved them Shared and votes all up way. Keep it up.

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        Russ Baleson 

        5 years ago from Sandhurst, United Kingdom

        Hi, I really enjoyed reading them. Can't wait for some spring sunshine here in the UK! It's been a long winter. Keep at the haiku please. Regards, Russ

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        Daisy Mariposa 

        5 years ago from Orange County (Southern California)

        Nithya,

        I'm so glad you've been writing haiku. The imagery your poetry produces is wonderful.

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