A quote on self realization by Sri Ramana

God dwells in you, as you, and you don’t have to ‘do’ anything to be God-realized or Self-realized, it is already your true and natural state. Just drop all seeking, turn your attention inward, and sacrifice your mind to the One Self radiating in the Heart of your very being. For this to be your…

A quote from Ramana Maharshi on “Grace”

Grace is always present. You imagine it is something somewhere high in the sky, far away, and has to descend. It is really inside you, in your Heart, and the moment you effect subsidence or merger of the mind into its Source, grace rushes forth, sprouting as from a spring within you. —Ramana Maharshi

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Vision” by Elizabeth Reninger

Vision   Go out after midnight with the sky trembling in snowy light — each star holding its filament of desire. Merge your mind with the spiraling galaxies — with a movement so large only Your heart can encompass it. Drop your prayer into the ear of God. Write a poem to help her hear…

POEMS: “It is I who must begin” by Vaclav Havel

It is I who must begin It is I who must begin. Once I begin, once I try — here and now, right where I am, not excusing myself by saying things would be easier elsewhere, without grand speeches and ostentatious gestures, but all the more persistently — to live in harmony with the “voice…

Spiritual Poems: “Divine Timing” by Trina Graves

Divine Timing August 4, 2020 Trina Graves2 Comments   Our physical lives are linear Is evidently, plainly true With many stages of our growth Counting years all the way through Baby, child, teen, adult Some years fast, some are slow Always in a set linear pattern Is the physical life we know But we are…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “The slumberer” by Elsa Barker

  Flaming June, one of Lord Leighton’s last paintings   The Slumberer O THOU mysterious One, lying asleep  Within the lonely chamber of my soul!  Thou art my life’s true goal,  Thine is the only altar that I keep.  Rapt in the contemplation of thy repose,          I see in thy still…