"Los Tres Reyes Magos" is a poem about the three kings who bore gifts to the baby Jesus. It was written by Rubén Darío, a Nicaraguan poet (born Félix Rubén García Sarmiento, 1867-1916).

Los Tres Reyes Magos  - Nicaraguan Children's Songs - Nicaragua - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Translated by Lisa Yannucci and Monique Palomares.

Image: Wikimedia - "Magi" by Nina-no - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.5 via Wikimedia Commons - Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo in Ravenna, Italy: The Three Wise Men" (named Balthasar, Melchior, and Gaspar). Detail from: "Mary and Child, surrounded by angels", mosaic of a Ravennate italian-byzantine workshop, completed within 526 AD by the so-called "Master of Sant'Apollinare".

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