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Ancient Classics -> Book of Poetry -> Odes of the temple and the altar -> Sacrificial odes of Zhou -> Decade Of Qing Miao -> Tian Zuo -> 1.1

Heaven made the lofty hill,
And king Da brought [the country about] it under cultivation.
He made the commencement with it,
文王And king Wen tranquilly [carried on the work],
[Till] that rugged [mount] Qi,
Had level roads leading to it.
May their descendants ever preserve it!

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