Chinese poem illustration: 少年行 Song for Juvenile by Wang Wei and Li Bai
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Song for Juvenile(少年行) is borrowed title from Musical Department (乐府) , which has been written by many poets in Tang dynasty and following dynasties. The original music part in Han dynasty has been lost , the title and writing topic was kept till now.
Wang Wei/王维 and Li Bai/李白 is the most two famous poets of the Prosperous Tang time, the prosperous period (盛唐), and they two have the most splendid songs for the most splendid period.
These two poems reflected the situation and spirit of the time , the boys from Xianyang (咸阳) or Five Mausoleum towns(五陵), who were from the richest or the most noble families through out of the empire.
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