Come Let Us Dance, My Beloved, Come Let us Dance. An offering to Vink21778.

Sri Chinmoy
Sri Chinmoy | Source
Krishna and Radha dancing
Krishna and Radha dancing | Source
Divine lotus
Divine lotus | Source

Come let us dance, my Beloved, come let us dance.

The sweet strings of Your inner melody pours forth,

Flowing with the eloquence of Sri Krishna’s flute.

Why not celebrate the advent of this butterfly,

Emerging from its cocoon,

In a halo of dazzling Light?


Come let us dance, my Beloved, come let us dance.

The immortal Phoenix calls us: “Come! Come!”

Let us soar beyond the vicissitudes of this sojourn,

To a realm of fiery Delight and sweet forgiveness.

Taking the pranams of my folded hands;

The endearing yielding of this frame, at Your charming feet!


Today the whistling willow enchants my Soul.

The light winds from its merry leaves,

Sings a Sonata so joyfully ecstatic,

That I swoon as one inebriated,

Calling out Thy name, O Chinmoy!

Do embrace this forlorn Heart.



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Young manatita
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You ask me if I Love You.

Day and night the nightingales within my very Essence,

Adulate and sing of Thy gracefulness and splendour.

Ah! But for a thousand kisses of Your Delight;

A walk through the portals of a fiery Hades,

Languishing for Your deathless nectar, while calling out Thy name!


Come let us dance, my Beloved, come let us dance.

What else can I give of a Heart on Fire,

Dreaming of the undreamable?

The crimson-red tint of burning blood,

Drips from a memory so full of excellence!

Quintessentially sacrificial, for the glory of Thy name.


Come let us dance, my Beloved, come let us dance.

This earth is nourished and lives,

By Your sweet smile in the Temple of the sun.

How much more worthy is Thy Love,

Without which, I feel like one shattered,

Into the fragments of ten thousand pieces.


Come let us dance, my Beloved, come let us dance …


Manatita, 25th May, 2016. The Lantern Carrier. ©Copyrighted.

~Awakening The Inner Light~


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word55 3 months ago from Chicago

Fantastic contribute to Vink, beautiful poem, pictures and video music. Manatita, You seem to find people in the depths of beauty. Thank you for acknowledging the best of people and their uniqueness.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

My Gratitude, brother Al. God bless you.


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billybuc 3 months ago from Olympia, WA

You, my friend, have a gift. I hope you know how much your words mean to people. This tribute, like all the rest you have done, springs from a deep well of love which you share with us all. Blessings and love, always.....

bill


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

My Deepest gratitude, my brother-Friend. A Heart-felt contribution and truly appreciated.


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Venkatachari M 3 months ago from Hyderabad, India

Ecstatic and Beautiful! Your words are dancing and making our hearts dance in rhythm. Very, very beautiful lines.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Thank you so much my brother.

Much Love.


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always exploring 3 months ago from Southern Illinois

Ah, your sweet words fill the inner being with beauty and love. And, BTW, ' YOU A GOOD LOOKIN' DUDE. ' he....


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Btw?thanks Sis. Ha ha. Appreciated.

Manatita.


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vink21778 3 months ago from India

You are Unimaginable,Manatita and I am very Grateful to you for this beautiful offering. It is perfectly composed with love and compassion. Lots of love and gratitude to you.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Thank you, thank you. I want to look at your work. Tomorrow, perhaps. Have a great day!


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Frank Atanacio 3 months ago from Shelton

very calming poetry.. loved it manatita


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Thank you so much Frank. I really appreciate your input. Yes, I like the effect of this one too. I'll do it this evening at a Sufi Poetry gig.


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Surabhi Kaura 3 months ago from Toronto, Canada

Now I really like this one! A silent prayer... very pious. When we read poems like these, the heart becomes soft and the Soul dances to the Divine music of the Supreme. Cool.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

You know Surabhi, there are so many beautiful things that drew you to me! You're creative, talented ...a little emotional ...above all magnanimous, generous, large-hearted and very spiritual. Your sense of empathy and concern as well as devotion to parents and friends is unique and here you are very humble, even when you do not need to be.

What can I say? Endless Love.


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Surabhi Kaura 3 months ago from Toronto, Canada

Manatita, it's your humbleness to say so. Just a simple girl, buddy. Gratitude to the Law of Supreme; the law of attraction.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 months ago from Riga, Latvia

A most inspirational and wonderful tribute.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Thank you, thank you, Gypsy. Much Love.


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aviannovice 3 months ago from Stillwater, OK

Today was a day of dance. A piper was at the lake, and I saw the Canada Geese head toward him, eighty strong. The Bald Eagle came in surrounded by Turkey Vultures, and the Mourning Doves called in time to the beat of each song. Can you imagine such beauty?


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Wow! That was awesome Deb! Yes. Worth dancing all right. Thank you for sharing!


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bravewarrior 3 months ago from Central Florida

Another beauty, Manatita. I always feel good after reading your poetry.


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manatita44 3 months ago from london Author

Thank you, Shauna. Hope that all is good with you. Much love.

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