poetry & wisdom

fragments of poetry, sacred texts, ancient wisdom, favourite songs, these are our most loved product. they are classic items, something for everyone. these lights combine the use of text and texture with the translucency of porcelain clay and the magic of candle light.
please choose from our ever growing list of texts and designs.

we also accept personal commissions using your special poems or texts.

see orders for how to select and buy. minimum order for tea lights is 20 or see our suppliers list.

material porcelain and glaze, size 12cm high x 8 cm wide

each tea light comes in its own protective box, nestled in tissue paper.

t-light poetry & wisdom 01

‘love is the great work’ – poem by Hafiz porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted  

t-light poetry & wisdom 02

‘your heart and my heart are very very old friends’- poem by Hafiz porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 03

‘give wine, give bread, give back your heart to itself’ – poem by Derek Walcott porcelain t-light holder 12cm h X 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 04

‘we live in this world when we love it’ – Tagore porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8 cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 05

‘there’s a crack in everything, that is how the light gets in’ – poem by Leonard Cohen porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 06

‘awake to this moment’ porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted    

t-light poetry & wisdom 07

‘breathing in, breathing out’ porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 08

‘may this home be a place of happiness and of health, a home of creativity and kindness, may all who visit and those who live here know only blessing and peace’ – Blessing on the home porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 09

‘plant so that your own heart will grow’- poem by Hafiz ( pattern 1) porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 10

‘plant so that your own heart will grow’ – ¬†poem by Hafiz (pattern 2) porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 11

‘ love before you, love behind you, love to your left, love to your right,¬†love above you, love below you, love to all, love to the universe’ – Najavo prayer porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted

t-light poetry & wisdom 12

‘if you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together’- African proverb porcelain t-light holder 12cm h x 8cm w minimum order: 20 assorted