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isiZulu Poems

isiZulu Inkondlo–Assurance

When I suffer defeat at the hands of nature and its elements, I console myself with your assurance. When I face problems

isiZulu Inkondlo–Who has

He, who has got a glimpse of your pure beauty, does not feel sad with the ugly picture of this world. He, …

isiZulu Inkondlo–He, who

He, who moves the whole world with His sheer will and without even moving His little finger, seeks my hand to move, …

isiZulu Inkondlo–Fire and ukoma

Ukwenqaba amanzi ukuze umuntu ezingamashumi amathathu augments ukoma kwakhe, Nokho umlilo Ufika acime uma cha phakela. The fire

isiZulu Inkondlo–If my

If my trembling body and heart give you pleasure my Lord; let me quiver in the ecstasy of your vision. If my

isiZulu Inkondlo–Being human

Crossing the threshold of existence with a gigantic leap does not justify the award of being born as a human. For, what

isiZulu Inkondlo–Shiva grove

(Inspired by a song of Shambhu Vineberg) The dark forest around my being is impassable—it is thick, dense and full of elusive

isiZulu Inkondlo–Innocence

To know about this world, its cultures, its traditions, and its ever-changing nature is a good thing. To know something about you

isiZulu Inkondlo–Juicy Fruit

The fruit must fall from the tree, Nkosi yami, ngoba, you want to fill this world with the juice of your nectarine