I Wish That I Could Tell You. A Tribute to Father's Day

An Offering to all My Father-Friend's Here on Hub Pages

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I always say how much I care for Mother’s: Their Love, their sacrifice; their enduring and selfless Spirit...

Today, on Father’s Day, I wish to express this same depth of emotion, for Father’s as well.

We are all the children of the One, It’s Light and goodness shines in our efforts, our joys and glories, our tribulations or constant gain and loss. Most abundantly, it glows in our Spirit.

Life has offered us a unique opportunity to serve in a very special way; to be matchless; to offer exceptionally, in a way in which no one else can. We truly have a say in manifesting the Divine; in glorifying God’s Light, and in that sense we are all radiant lamps, revealing our beauty, to a greater or lesser extent, in this wonderful world of the Supreme.The promise, innocence and purity of children, offers us a unique opportunity to do this.

Today I am using poetry, to sing and dance the beauty of the Heart, of the happiness in man, in Father’s, in all the Mother’s children, and in the mystery of our world. Alleluia!



Raindrops

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A Meadow of Light
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I wish that I could tell you, of the joy in my Heart,

When the raindrops, fell on my window.

It was a quiet spring weekend,

And I lay in bed with my Beloved,

Anchored in the beauty of Love Divine.


I wish that I could tell you,

Of the melody and resonance of the poet sublime.

Weaving and dancing in the Heart with elegance,

He paints a tapestry,

Into the magna of enchanted Souls.


I wish that I could tell you of the meadows,

And their lilies swaying with the Zephyrs.

There, Grandeur waltzes to the cadences of Mother Earth,

And I feel their healing balm,

Deep within my Core.


I wish that I could tell you of my last dream...

I sat on the Elysian lap of minstrels,

Floating on a carpet of celestial Light.

The Delight of a distant Seer lifted my Consciousness;

I exploded into fragments, of ever-effulgent beauty.


I wish that I could tell you, of the pain once burning in my Soul.

Forlorn and desperate; in isolation from my Beloved,

I cried and cried, broken, like a jilted Lover,

Until my Mona Lisa returned, and

Blessed me with Her Bliss-Delight.


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I wish that I could tell you, of the charm of Mother Nature.

Ah! The scarlet rainbows; the Cascade Mountains,

A horizon glimmering like radiant lamps!

The bluebells, the hummingbirds; the bamboo shoots,

All singing their songs of freedom in my Spirit.


Finally, I wish that I could tell you,

Of the Beloved’s dream, while cradling my Soul.

An unspoken Light of Love,

Ascends from His Heart and permeates my Core,

Showering His Gratitude, into a trillion words of Silence.


-Manatita, The Lantern Carrier. ©Copyrighted, 21st June, 2015

~ Awakening The Inner Light ~

My Heart is Your Essence; My Soul Your Story.

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My Cute Father's-Children's Video. Very short. Have a go.

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Jodah 15 months ago from Queensland Australia

Beautiful hub manatita. I am in the middle of a tribute poem to my father as well, even though it is not Father's Day here until September. I realised I have written a tribute poem to my mother but never my father, so I have to rectify that. Voted up.


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Yes, Bro. Our mind think alike. This is for all you Father's here with Gratitude. Much Peace.


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Phyllis Doyle 15 months ago from High desert of Nevada.

Manatita, this is a beautiful tribute to Fathers, our friends here on HubPages. I so enjoyed reading it.

Best wishes and many blessings to all Fathers.


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word55 15 months ago from Chicago

Aw man, that was very profound. That was a great tribute for fathers everywhere. Thanks so much for sharing and showing beautiful pictures too.


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whonunuwho 15 months ago from United States

Very nice tribute my friend. Well done. whonu


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dghbrh 15 months ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

Wow Manatita, truly awesome tributary work to all the wonderful fathers. I loved every bit of it. Thanks for this share. Voted up awesome and shared as well.


Lee Cloak 15 months ago

A beautiful tribute, wonderfully crafted, a really great hub, thanks, voted up, Lee


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Thank you so much, Phyllis,

For your help with the wishes of Higher blessings to Father's also. Always good when you grace my humble poems. Here's wishing you a great day today. In Love and Light.

Al, my Brother,

I thank you so much! That was a great contribution from you, my Friend. Much gratitude.

Whonu,

Really appreciated the sentiment. Higher blessings, Bro.

Dearest Deergha,

Many thanks for your kind and loving feelings about my poem. May your work continue; may your life continue to shine and glow, in this your earthly sojourn.

Thank you, Lee.

A most worthy contribution, and one noted with much Love. Best wishes.


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ChitrangadaSharan 15 months ago from New Delhi, India

Wonderful, wonderful tribute to all the fathers! Your excellent expressions are praiseworthy as always!

I feel that most of us show plenty of our affection, love and gratitude to our mothers, but fathers do not get their share of emotions and affection as much as they deserve.

And I know and I have seen my father and my husband--Their whole aim in life has been to make it possible that the ambitions and desires of their children gets fulfilled by all means. And for that they have toiled for their whole life.

My respect and regards to all fathers on this special day and always.

Thank you manatita for this excellent hub


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vasantha T k 15 months ago from Bangalore

Beautiful tribute to your father, manatita. Well done.Voted up!


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bravewarrior 15 months ago from Central Florida

Manatita, your dad hears your heartfelt thoughts and is smiling.

I love the video and all the things dad's can't do!


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Chitrangada,

I thank you for your kind and loving contribution here. Yes, Father's do an excellent and loving job. It is for this very reason that I wanted to highlight them on Hub Pages. Much Love my Friend. Salaam!

Vasantha,

Thank you. This Hub is for all Father's and those here on Hub Pages, with whom I'm familiar. Thank you so much! In Joy and Light.

'Sweet,' Shauna, isn't it?

Only a parent could think like that. Putting the child first with much innocence, laughter and true fun. Your contribution is noted and highly appreciated. Om Shanti!


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billybuc 15 months ago from Olympia, WA

My father died when I was nineteen. I still miss him today. There are so many times I wish I could sit with him and talk...but then I realize he is still here, in my heart and mind, speaking to me.

Beautiful tribute, my friend.


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Me again, Bro.

My comment seemed to have disappeared!

Thank you so much for your kind and loving share. Yes, I know of your dad through some of your Hubs. I feel that he would be very proud of you in Heaven, and I do wish him well. I do not yet know what things are like up there for Father's Day. Perhaps they have a lot of spiritual-nectar-wine. Much Love, Bro.


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peachpurple 15 months ago from Home Sweet Home

beautiful. I text my dad happy fathers day, he was happy


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Eric Flynn 15 months ago from Providence, Rhode Island

"A trillion words of silence".... Great concept of the power of communication without saying a word. Voted up and Beautiful.

EWF


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Thank you so much Eric. You understand and show wisdom. Much Love.

Peachpurple,

You are a darling and a dutiful child. God bless you. Gratitude ...


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BlossomSB 15 months ago from Victoria, Australia

Although our fathers may be with us no longer, we can still remember them and give thanks for all that they were to us. Bless you.


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

True, BlossomSB.

Lots of love and goodness coming your way today. Peace.


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MsDora 15 months ago from The Caribbean

Manatita, I wish you could tell me, that I could explore the deepest meanings which I know lie hidden in your beautiful expressions. Great tribute to Fathers. I'm late but I hope you always enjoy you fatherhood experience. Voted Up!


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

I actually didn't with mines. But we are all human and weak and God bless him in Heaven. Now I can say: 'Chuckle, chuckle' to your comment (first part)

Thanks Dee. I am always happy when you stop by and it's good to know that you're there for me. Here's wishing you some very special sweetness. Feel it?


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aviannovice 15 months ago from Stillwater, OK

As I read this, a smile washed across my face, for it was in the light, the essence, and the dawn, that beauty can be made into a song such as this.


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

What a wonderful statement, Deb,

And quite a sublime one, too, I must say. You are always there for me. I will truly remember this.

P.S. Your comment is so different from that of a Hubber in my Hub Poetry: The Descent of a Higher Consciousness. There a Hubber accused me of stealing his work. I felt so sad and I'm still in the state of recovery. Have a great evening.


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aviannovice 15 months ago from Stillwater, OK

I am so sorry that you had to hear something like that. You see, not everyone is well, so please let it roll off your back.


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manatita44 15 months ago from london Author

Thank you, Deb.

Thanks for the advice. I'm better now, but the fall-out is still playing itself out. The Divine's play is a mysterious one. Much Love this Sunday.


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Surabhi Kaura 11 months ago from Toronto, Canada

Aww Guru ji, hats off! Hallelujah!


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manatita44 11 months ago from london Author

He he. You are a disobedient disciple. Chuckle, chuckle ... (Manatita) I wish to have zen mind, Beginner's mind. I am an eternal seeker.

I owe you much, my Dearly Beloved. Much ...

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