When Love Beckons You –

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I believe that both Gods and Goddesses dwells within our innermost being as the very spirit of our creative expression. To me, they are a great path that we must walk, a song we must listen to, a beat to dance to. A lesson to learn, a garden where flowers bloom, a puzzle  to solve, a book to read,  an ocean to swim in. That’s what they are  to me. Krishna said in the Bhagavad gita, Chapter 10:  “I am the source of all spiritual and material worlds. Everything emanates from Me. The wise who know this perfectly, engage in My devotional service and worship Me with all their hearts.”

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“When love beckons to you follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you. And when he speaks to you believe in him, Though his voice may shatter your dreams as the north wind lays waste the garden. For even as love crowns you so shall he crucify you. Even as he is for your growth so is he for your pruning. Even as he ascends to your height and caresses your tenderest branches that quiver in the sun, So shall he descend to your roots and shake them in their clinging to the earth……

But if in your fear you would seek only love’s peace and love’s pleasure, Then it is better for you that you cover your nakedness and pass out of love’s threshing-floor, Into the seasonless world where you shall laugh, but not all of your laughter, and weep, but not all of your tears. Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself.

Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love. And think not you can direct the course of love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course. Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself.”

But if you love and must needs have desires, let these be your desires: To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To know the pain of too much tenderness. To be wounded by your own understanding of love; And to bleed willingly and joyfully.”

~ Kahlil Gibran, Le Prophe’te

When Waking – Inspirational Quotations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WHAT TO REMEMBER WHEN WAKING

Namaste♥ ॐ♥Pranam♥ ॐ♥Namaskar”

In that first, hardly noticed moment to which you wake, coming back to
this life from the other more secret, moveable and frighteningly
honest world where everything began, there is a small opening into the
new day which closes the moment you begin your plans.

What you can plan is too small for you to live. What you can live
wholeheartedly will make plans enough for the vitality hidden in your
sleep.

To be human is to become visible while carrying what is hidden as a
gift to others.

To remember the other world in this world is to live in your true inheritence.

You are not a troubled guest on this earth, you are not an accident
amidst other accidents. You were invited from another and greater
night than the one from which you have just emerged.

Now, looking through the slanting light of the morning window toward
the mountain presence of everything that can be, what urgency calls
you to your one love? What shape waits in the seed of you to grow and
spread its branches against a future sky?

Is it waiting in the fertile sea? In the trees beyond the house? In
the spring rush of migrating birds? In the open and lovely white page
on the waiting desk?

~ David Whyte

Namaste♥ ॐ♥Pranam♥ ॐ♥Namaskar”

The Self alone is existent. Everything else is really non-existent and is but an illusory superimposition on the Self. Hence the wise become unattached to the objects of the world, and neither hanker after those objects which give pleasure nor shun those which give pain. ~  Baba