The Unconquered Air, and Other Poems (1912)/On Finding Buddha's Dust
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|This poem was not included in Mrs. Coates' collected Poems (1916, in 2 vols.).|
ON FINDING BUDDHA'S DUST
"One hundred million people will experience a thrill of religious enthusiasm at the recent discovery of a relic-casket near Peshawar, India, containing some of the bones of Gautama Buddha."
O ashes of Gautama, once the shrine