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Haiku: Rose

Updated on September 9, 2013

Rose symbolizes love, friendship, and peace.We cannot imagine rose without thorns. Thorns are pain and suffering.

  • Red rose is love.
  • Yellow is friendship.
  • White is peace.


Lovely Rose

Fresh with dew drops

Thorn pricks

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© 2012 Vinaya Ghimire

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      Sannel 

      5 years ago

      Vinaya, You never cease to amaze me. You are a man with many talents. Your haiku is beautifully written. Well done, my friend.

      Sannel

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      Eiddwen 

      5 years ago from Wales

      A beautiful Haiku Vinaya.

      Eddy.

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      5 years ago from Nepal

      Mary,

      thanks for appreciating beauty of rose. Have a wonderful day!

      Regards

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      Mary Craig 

      5 years ago from New York

      You have added to our beautiful words by posting these magnificent pictures. This is a hub to be enjoyed and savored. There are always thorns in life, but the beauty surpasses them.

      Voted up and awesome.

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      5 years ago from Nepal

      Wayne, thanks for cheering me up.

      Cheers

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      Wayne Barrett 

      5 years ago from Clearwater Florida

      You just can't go wrong with roses. Very nice piece, beautiful pictures!

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello midget,

      I appreciate your interpretation.

      Thanks for stopping by.

      Cheers

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      Michelle Liew 

      6 years ago from Singapore

      I love the contrast here. Though the rose represents beauty, it can hurt too. Thanks for this lovely write, and I share, Vinaya.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello Sunnie,

      thanks for your compliments.

      Regards

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      Sunnie Day 

      6 years ago

      Lovely Vinaya,

      I love Roses...white Roses are so beautiful to me. You expressed yourself so well in this Haiku. Thank you

      Sunnie

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hi Hattie,

      Thanks for appreciating my work.

      Cheers

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      Hattie 

      6 years ago from Europe

      Very nice , glad to see you have such nice hubs! :)

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Keith, thanks for coming back.

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      KDuBarry03 

      6 years ago

      Beautifully worded, Vinaya! The pictures complement this as well :)

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @Christy, thanks for reading and sharing on social media.

      @Nell, thanks for your compliments.

      Cheers

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      Nell Rose 

      6 years ago from England

      Absolutely beautiful Vinaya, I love roses, nell

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      Christy Birmingham 

      6 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      Today I am looking at the beautiful photos and words for inspiration Vinaya. Take care.

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Angel, I'm waiting for your rose haiku, I allow you to use my picture.

      Cheers

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      Angelme566 

      6 years ago

      I love visiting and loking again and again my favorite Pink Rose , if i will write something like a Rose haiku wish to borrow this pic..

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello Raci,

      Thanks for your comment.

      Cheers

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      raciniwa 

      6 years ago from Naga City, Cebu

      beautiful Vinaya...i love this...

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @Rolly,

      @Cathleena

      @Angela,

      thank you all for reading and leaving wonderful comments. Cheers

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      Angela Brummer 

      6 years ago from Lincoln, Nebraska

      So beautiful!

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      Cathleena Beams 

      6 years ago from Lascassas, Tennessee

      Beautiful Haiku rose photos. I clicked through to view them all. My favorite is the tropical orange-apricot-rose one that is fully opened.

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      Rolly A Chabot 

      6 years ago from Alberta Canada

      Well done Vinaya... words and roses speak for themselves...

      Rolly

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Angela, thanks for your comment.

      You are my 500th follower. Thanks for helping me to reach another milestone on HubPages!

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      Angela Brummer 

      6 years ago from Lincoln, Nebraska

      We brought your following up to 500. How exciting!

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      Angela Brummer 

      6 years ago from Lincoln, Nebraska

      beautiful! Thank You!

    • Vinaya Ghimire profile imageAUTHOR

      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello unknown spy,

      thanks for your appreciative comment.

      Cheers

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      Not Found 

      6 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

      Thanks Vinaya :) I truly love this hub :)

      xoxo,M.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hi unknown spy,

      Wow, that was interesting interpretation.

      Cheers

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      Not Found 

      6 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

      Very beautiful and lovely hub.

      Many people love the flower, but few accept the thorns.

      xoxo,M.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hi Rosemary,

      thanks for always appreciating me for what ever I do on hubpages.

      regards

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      Rosemary Sadler 

      6 years ago from Hawkes Bay - NewZealand

      A beautiful haiku Vinaya. So much beauty but not without a little pain. He who craves such beauty must also be willing to suffer a little.

      Your photos are simply gorgeous

      Voting up

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello Maria, thanks for your wonderful comment. You have made my day.

      Cheers

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      Maria Jordan 

      6 years ago from Jeffersonville PA

      Refined

      Original

      Spontaneous

      Emphatic...

      Loved this...Voted UP & ABI. Hugs, Maria

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hi Girish, thanks for your comment.

      Cheers

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      Girish puri 

      6 years ago from NCR , INDIA

      Awesome and rosy share, keep writing

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello Alastar, I loved your philosophical line. Thanks for you comment.

      Cheers

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      Alastar Packer 

      6 years ago from North Carolina

      Where there's beauty there's often something prepared to defend it; and where there's danger, beauty will often be found behind it. The perfect haiku, for nature's undeniable pairing.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hi Senorita, I appreciate your interpretation.

      Cheers

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      Rinita Sen 

      6 years ago

      Nice Haiku, although I do believe that a rose is incomplete without its thorns, just as you need to go through pain an suffering to attain divine blessings.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @onlooker, thank you very much for your in depth comment.

      @KD, I'm glad that you liked my work.

      @teaches, thanks for stopping by.

      @tillsontutan, so nice of you to say that. You should definately go for it.

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      Mary Craig 

      6 years ago from New York

      My love of roses pulled me here and I certainly wasn't disappointed. Your haiku is a very fitting match to the beautiful photos of roses. I've been thinking of doing something similar with flowers and now I want to even more.

      Voted up, beautiful and awesome.

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      Dianna Mendez 

      6 years ago

      Lovely rose pictures. They area beautiful and bring much meaning to our lives as we enjoy their fragrance. Yes, they can also cause us pain, as does life, if we are not careful.

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      KDuBarry03 

      6 years ago

      Very lovely! I really enjoyed the choice of words you went with for this haiku :)

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      onlooker 

      6 years ago

      Vinaya, thank you. It almost feels like the rose has 2 faces and characters. The sensual and beautiful side and the side that might be evil almost. Hmm interesting and awesome!

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      Hello Angelo, thanks for stopping by. I appreciate your comment.

      Cheers

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      Angelo52 

      6 years ago from Central Florida

      Nice haiku. Blending the good of the rose with the bad of the thorn. Genius.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @Peggy, I'm glad that you liked my photography.

      @Christy, multi-talented, wow.

      @Cyndi, some of the roses are from my garden, and some were from city park. Thanks for appreciation.

      @Rajan, thanks for your appreciation. But I think you are better writer.

      @alocsin, thanks for your compliments.

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      alocsin 

      6 years ago from Orange County, CA

      The poem is nice but the pictures are stunning. Voting this Up and Beautiful.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      6 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

      Beautiful haiku! As beautiful as the roses!

      I wish I could write & click half as well as you, Vinaya.

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      Cynthia B Turner 

      6 years ago from Georgia

      Absolutely gorgeous pictures! Loved looking at them a few times. Whose garden are the roses in. Nice haiku. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to view and read.

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      Christy Birmingham 

      6 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      Beautiful flowers to accent your beautiful words. You are multi-talented my friend.

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      Peggy Woods 

      6 years ago from Houston, Texas

      Such gorgeous photos of roses in this Haiku poem of yours. Beautiful!

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @Cardisa, thanks for your appreciation. I also want to go to Jamaica to meet Chris Gayle. He is so wonderful.

      @Vidya, cheers

      @lovedoc, thank you very much, my dear friend.

      @Movie Master, thanks for always leaving good comments.

      @mckbirdbks, wow, so nice of you to say such thing.

      @karyzz, thanks. True, we have to stop and smell the roses, and give to someone we love.

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      katyzzz 

      6 years ago from Sydney, Australia

      A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.

      Beautiful haiku and spectacularly beautiful roses.

      A gift of Love, a gift from God

      as I always say " you have to stop and smell the roses"

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      mckbirdbks 

      6 years ago from Emerald Wells, Just off the crossroads,Texas

      The haiku's were a treat, and the photograph icing on the cake.

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      Movie Master 

      6 years ago from United Kingdom

      Your photos Vinaya are always a delight and I love your Haiku's.

      Voted up/beautiful

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      lovedoctor926 

      6 years ago

      Lovely haiku Vinaya.. You're a poet and artist at heart.. I love red flowers and of course the pink ones are lovely too.

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      Vidya Mallar 

      6 years ago from India

      Thank you for your acceptance of my opinion... Have a good day...

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      Carolee Samuda 

      6 years ago from Jamaica

      You always have the most beautiful photos! I wish I could come to Nepal to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Lovely poem as well.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 

      6 years ago from Nepal

      @anusujith, thanks for your compliments.

      @snakeslane, so nice of you to read and appreciate my works.

      @Curiad, thank you my fellow writer.

      @billy, thank you very much.

      @Vidya, thanks for sharing your point of view. I really appreciate your thoughts.

      @always exploring, you are a wonderful poet, thanks for putting me on the pedestal.

      @picklesandrufus, I also love Rose. Thanks for reading.

      @radha, your comment comes as a flower. warm hugs.

      @Katrine, indeed, roses are beautiful. Thanks for your compliments.

      @rahul, " Pixel Verse," wonderful term, I will always remember this.

      @thoughtforce, thanks for your wonderful comment, and I'm so grateful to you for sharing my work on facebook.

      @Daisy, I converted my old hubs into video just to gain more traffic. I believe my new hubs need not be converted into video. Thanks for always appreciating my works.

      @Ruchira, thank you very much.

      @Audrey, I'm heavily indebted to your comment on my hubs.

      @toubusiness, thanks for reading and taking time to comment.

      @Sueswan, thanks for your wonderful comment.

      @Angel, pink is your favorite color, you know better than me what pink stands for.

      @PHILLY, so nice of you to leave a nice comment.

      @Frank, you rock!

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      Frank Atanacio 

      6 years ago from Shelton

      I like this VG the symbol.. Rose is beautiful with with beauty comes the pricks.. right? hey wait that didn't come out right.. I meant.. for every rose there .. let me stop great write man

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      Jose Velasquez 

      6 years ago from Lodi, New Jersey

      I appreciate your Rosey demeanor Vinaya. LOL.

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      Angelme566 

      6 years ago

      Perfect pictures , so beautiful like it's fresh fragrant in my front. I love Pink roses. What does Pink roses stands for, since you mention meaning of other colors.

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      Sueswan 

      6 years ago

      Hi Vinaya

      Love the haiku and your pictures of roses. :)

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      Jo Alexis-Hagues 

      6 years ago from Lincolnshire, U.K

      A rose by any other name...simply stunning, and the haiku's not bad either :)

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      Audrey Howitt 

      6 years ago from California

      Lovely Vinaya!

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      Ruchira 

      6 years ago from United States

      great pix of roses and lovely haiku.

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      Daisy Mariposa 

      6 years ago from Orange County (Southern California)

      Vinaya,

      Combining your Haiku with your rose photographs was a brilliant idea.

      Please keep the images as still photos rather than convert them to a video. I like clicking on each thumbnail in order to cause the larger image to appear.

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      Christina Lornemark 

      6 years ago from Sweden

      Roses are so beautiful and some looks like a miracle in their perfection. The photos are so wonderful and your haiku is beautifully written and describe roses perfectly!

      Tina

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      Jessee R 

      6 years ago from Gurgaon, India

      Commendable pictures Vinaya... a very beautiful hub...

      Its wonderful how pictures and words combine to form a divine creation... I call it "Pixel Verse"

      Amazing work my friend

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      KatrineDalMonte 

      6 years ago

      Rose is one of the most beautiful flowers. Thank you for the explanation of the meaning of the colors. Lovely pictures...

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      radhapriestess 

      6 years ago

      Just loved it and the pictures were first class. Made me day. Almost like someone giving you flowers.

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      picklesandrufus 

      6 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Roses are my most favorite flowers.Beautifully written!! Love the pictures too

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      Ruby Jean Richert 

      6 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Beautiful Vinaya, Now look what you have done! I have the urge to write a Haiku...Loved it..Roses are one of my favorite flowers...

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      Vidya Mallar 

      6 years ago from India

      Nice words... Vinaya, but roses are never without thorns.. it is God given... the fact is that thorns never hurt the roses, but they protect roses from those who intend to harm them... I love roses, and loved to read your Haiku..Beautiful images too...

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      Bill Holland 

      6 years ago from Olympia, WA

      Love roses, love the pictures, love your haiku but I do not love growing roses...they are a royal pain. :) Great job!

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      Mark G Weller 

      6 years ago from Lake Charles, LA.

      Very Nice Vinaya, Lovely pictures.

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      Verlie Burroughs 

      6 years ago from Canada

      Awesome Vinaya. Lovely Haiku (how true)... Beautiful photo gallery. Regards, snakeslane

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      Anoop Aravind A 

      6 years ago from Nilambur, Kerala, India

      Nice pictures... Beautiful roses...

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