At this very hour The woods replenish me At this very hour my body Glitters as a mirror As the land lily The weather is changing its form The sound of flutes Has turned green The bursting of silk-cotton Needs no storm
Translated by Krishna Dulal Barua
Nirmalprabha Bordoloi (b.1933-d.2004) was an Indian poet, lyricist and folklorist of Assam.
Krishna Dulal Barua is a prominent translator and writer based in Nagaon, Assam. He received the Katha Award for translation in 2005.