Endless Time

Poem By Rabindranath Tagore

Time is endless in thy hands, my lord.
There is none to count thy minutes.

Days and nights pass and ages bloom and fade like flowers.
Thou knowest how to wait.

Thy centuries follow each other perfecting a small wild flower.

We have no time to lose,
and having no time we must scramble for a chance.
We are too poor to be late.

And thus it is that time goes by
while I give it to every querulous man who claims it,
and thine altar is empty of all offerings to the last.

At the end of the day I hasten in fear lest thy gate be shut;
but I find that yet there is time.

Comments about Endless Time

Time is endless in thy hands, my lord. There is none to count thy minutes. ......./// greatly written the greatest master poet yeah no end no end has no end this time, this nature in thy hand all are alive beautifully just need pure intimacy with you and me together
Time, prayer, God and fear and great commitments. tony
Time is endless in thy hands, my lord. There is none to count thy minutes. Days and nights pass and ages bloom and fade like flowers. Thou knowest how to wait. Thy centuries follow each other perfecting a small wild flower.- - - -I am in awe and wonder at the poet and his poem.
very nice and meaningful poem
We have no time to loose. We are too poor to be late


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