KKS II: 103

A poem from a poetry competition held by Her Majesty, the Empress, during the Kanpyō period.


kasumi tatu
Faru no yamabe Fa
Fukikuru kaze Fa
Fana no ka zo suru
Hazes rise
Round the mountains’ sides,
So far away, and yet
The gusting breeze comes
Bearing the scent of blossom.

Ariwara no Motokata

A kuzushiji version of the poem's text.
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An AI generated image of cherry trees and a mountain surrounded by mist.
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