Understanding I am illumined by the light of spiritual understanding. In today’s fast-paced world, I can collect a great many facts at the click of a button. But even as I gain intellectual knowledge, I may feel something is missing. I have a desire for spiritual understanding, which can only be found within. As I…
There is nothing to do. Just be. Do nothing. Be. No climbing mountains and sitting in caves. I do not even say: ‘be yourself’, since you do not know yourself. Just be. Having seen that you are neither the ‘outer’ world of perceivables, nor the ‘inner’ world of thinkables, that you are neither body nor…
“My heart searched for your fragrance” My heart searched for your fragrance in the breeze moving at dawn, my eyes searched for the flower of your face in the garden of creation. Neither could lead me to your abode — contemplation alone showed me the way. by Sarmad English version by Isaac A….
REFLECTION– 3 58–Today’s world of human experience is increasingly moulded by feelings of insecurity, entrapment conflict, and fear. We feel trapped in situations and circumstances: family obligations, economic constraints, weather, traffic, bureaucratic red tape and so forth. We fight interminable battles with people, creatures, invasive species, weeds, belief systems, expectations and fears. In the name…
At some point in life you have probably pondered this very question,
only to be stymied by feelings of confusion upon deliberate reflection.
When you need a lift in order to cope, you might be given a ray of hope.
Maybe you’ll see this in different ways,
through colours or shapes on display.
to find the air and the water exhilarating;
to be refreshed by a morning walk
or an evening saunter;
What is this life if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare.
Give yourself a gift of five minutes of contemplation in awe of everything you see around you.
In the depth of my soul there is a wordless song. A song that lives in the seed of my heart.
“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all”