Tag Archives: poetry

11Sep/19

Chinese poem illustration/ 次北固山下/王湾 Sailing to the open sea

Hits: 2Chinese poem illustration: 次北固山下 Anchored at the Foot of Mount Beigu by Wang Wan The starter gun of Prosperous Tang Period(盛唐), the true spirit of the time, taken as motto byRead More…

08Sep/19

Chinese poem illustration/ 渡汉江/宋之问 Approaching hometown

Hits: 0Chinese poem illustration: 渡汉江 Crossing the Han River by Song Zhiwen One of the famous poet in early Tang period, key contributor to the final rules of Eight Line poem(律诗), TheRead More…

06Sep/19

Chinese poem illustration/ 使至塞上/王维 Grand sight at Gobi desert

Hits: 0Chinese poem illustration: 使至塞上 A Mission to Frontier by Wang Wei One of the most popular poems by Wang Wei, depicted the spectacular views of north and northwest China, of theRead More…

05Sep/19

此情今再忆,锦瑟五十年

Hits: 10“獭祭曾惊博奥殚,一篇锦瑟解人难”. 对中国古典诗词里最大的谜题, 清人王渔阳在李商隐辞世八百年后还这样感叹.时至今日, 诗家史家对此诗的解读仍无定论, 似乎应了西汉大儒董仲舒的结论”诗无达诂”. 严格说来, 千二百年来,前人已经从各个角度解读了此诗, 原本晦涩离奇多獭祭(多用典)的李义山绝唱, 其字面和用典日臻”达诂”, 众诗家史家异议的不过是本诗的真意: 李商隐所想表达的”此情”究竟何为. 今以此文试做锦瑟新解, 再抛砖瓦破玉刀. “诗言志,歌咏言”, 诗歌自古一体. 自魏晋南北朝, 诗词逐渐独立于歌. 纵观中国古典诗词, 晚唐可称为”变风”的节点. 古典诗词, 风骚为本.”风”为经, 是诗歌的根本,所言之”志”必关乎”风”. “风” 乃上层统治阶层的意志, 关乎天地人之情, 观三才, 教化民众, 维护歌舞升平之景象, 也作为政治利益团体的对话协商手段. 统治阶层表面以天子一人担当, 实则多个利益体不断博弈.Read More…