“Waking up is unpleasant” by Anthony de Mello

Waking up is unpleasant Waking up is unpleasant, you know.  You are nice and comfortable in bed.  It is irritating to be woken up.  . That’s the reason the wise guru will not attempt to wake people up.  I hope I’m going to be wise here  and make no attempt whatsoever to wake you up…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Wake up lovers” by Rumi

“Wake up lovers, it is time to start the journey! We have seen enough of this world, it is time to see another. These two gardens may be beautiful but let us pass beyond them and go to the Gardener. Let us kiss the ground and flow like a river towards the ocean. Let us…

SPIRITUAL POEMS: “An Awakening”

“An Awakening” I am part of that flower growing there, I am part of  the birds flying high on the air, Everything flows from just one Source, A giant river of Life – a Force. As all the rivers connect to the sea, there is a connection ‘tween God and me, Creator of this Universe…

MYSTIC POEMS: “Freedom! the deep breath!” by Edward Carpenter

“Freedom! the deep breath!”    Freedom! the deep breath! the word heard centuries and centuries beforehand; the soul singing low and passionate to itself: Joy! Joy! Not as in a dream. The earth remains and daily life remains, and the scrubbing of doorsteps, and the house and the care of the house remains; but Joy…

MYSTIC POEMS: “The Meeting”

“The Meeting”   When the one who is awake Meets the one who is alive Then What stands always already unmoved Joins the ever moving flow of life What forever remains untouched Touches the heart of a single man What never can truly be spoken Is expressed without any doubt It is a tacit embrace…

SPIRITUAL POEMS: “The message” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox.

“The message” I have not the gift of vision, I have not the psychic ear, And the realms that are called Elysian I neither see nor hear; Yet oft when the shadows darken And the daylight hides its face, The soul of me seems to hearken For the truths that speak through space. They speak…

MYSTIC POEMS: “Inner Wakefulness” by Rumi

“Inner Wakefulness” This place is a dream only a sleeper considers it real then death comes like dawn and you wake up laughing at what you thought was your grief A man goes to sleep in the town where he has always lived and he dreams he’s living in another town in the dream he…