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Adorning my Core With The Joy Of Her Bliss. A Sonnet for Monday's Inspiration 3

Updated on May 1, 2017
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Manatita is an esteemed author living in London, UK. He writes spiritual books, flash fiction and esoteric poetry, his favourite genre.

Golden boat

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Quote from Sri Chinmoy

"O my Boat, O my Boatman,
O message of Transcendental Delight,
Carry me. My heart is thirsty and hungry,
And it is fast asleep at the same time.
Carry my heart to the other shore." -Sri Chinmoy.

Turbulent Sea of Life

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Monday's Inspirations. To my Friends

I was once lost, in a sea of despair,

My unbridled vessel, lashed by life’s fears.

But the hand of Grace, my helm did but steer;

Cute Rainbows erasing my wave of tears.


My dawn embraces, afflictions of yore;

My ev’nings’s promise, a joyful Delight.

Love tore asunder, my chains of sorrow,

Erasing the burning blood of my plight.


Deep thunder was crashing from high above,

But She emptied my garbage, dirt supreme.

Into the shimmering light of Her Love,

Illumined my path and planted God’s dream.


She took from me, the tart wine of my Chalice;

Adorning my core, with the Joy of Her Bliss.


-Manatita, The Lantern Carrier. ©Copyrighted 19th March, 2017.

~ Awakening The Inner Light ~

Sunset

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Quote from Sri Chinmoy

"... I remember ...
I sang with the twinkling stars,
I danced with the floating moon.
All lost, alas, too soon

I remember, I remember, I remember.."- Sri Chinmoy

" ...Another day, I'll be God's Love
Within, without, below, above." -Sri Chinmoy.

"Arise, awake, O friend of my dream.
Arise, awake, O breath of my life.
Arise, awake, O light of my eyes..." -Sri Chinmoy.

Magnolias

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Seasons

"The Joy of the seasons is coloured,

Like a sacred haven, dancing in our Hearts.

O my Soul, you shed a river of tears,

Knowing they represent the fragrance...

The supernal grandeur,

Of your eternal Home." -Manatita, 20th March, 2017.

Rumi's poem

Thoughts on Spring

How goes it your way?

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      manatita44 

      17 months ago from london

      Shauna,

      Ha ha. Yes, it's like a birthday. Sometimes it can be much sweeter on a different day. Inspirations are timeless and eternal. Always a joy to see you - anytime. Much Love.

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      Shauna L Bowling 

      17 months ago from Central Florida

      Very inspirational, Manatita. Your Monday message works just as well on Tuesday! :-)

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      manatita44 

      17 months ago from london

      Yes, my Dear.

      Weather seems to affect us all. I love the warmth, too. Appreciations.

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      Tamara Moore 

      17 months ago

      Manatita,

      I am happy

      when the weather

      is warmer,

      and each bird

      is singing its carefree,

      jubilant song!

      The flowers are sweet;

      the sun is bright,

      and golden;

      all is right in the world,

      and nothing could ever,

      possibly, go wrong!

      I love spring; I do! I do!

      Tamara

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      manatita44 

      18 months ago from london

      Thank you, Louise. It looks great here in London. Hope that all's good with you. Appreciations!

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      Louise Powles 

      18 months ago from Norfolk, England

      Spring is certainly my favourite season. I enjoyed reading your poetry, thankyou. =)

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      manatita44 

      18 months ago from london

      Audrey,

      I thank you profusely. Watch this space, as they say. Loving thoughts.

      Dee,

      Indeed, my Friend, indeed. You have just reminded me, that the beginning of the week can be like spring in some ways: new growth; new vision; change of focus; promises of more radiant day-breaks ...todos. Thank you so much!

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      Dora Weithers 

      18 months ago from The Caribbean

      Thanks for the inspiration you share at the beginning of this new week. We can always welcome a spoonful of joy.

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      Audrey Hunt 

      18 months ago from Idyllwild Ca.

      I would love and appreciate such a sweet gesture. Nameste.

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      manatita44 

      18 months ago from london

      Ah, Ruby. So sweet! I pray for fire-flies and shooting star-lights, and not the recent weather you guys have had. Much Love.

      Audrey,

      You're poetic! Charming! I can post one for you tomorrow, if you like? Let me know. Appreciations.

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      Audrey Hunt 

      18 months ago from Idyllwild Ca.

      As spring arrives I feel reborn. Along with the birth of nature's children, blossoms in bloom, new leaves bursting from the arms of trees, I give gratitude for a new season encompassed with love.

      A new day is dawning. A current of love sweeps through me. Leave yesterday behind as now is for the living. I love your poem about "Seasons". You bring rejoicing to a heavy heart.

      Love and peace,

      Audrey

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      Ruby Jean Richert 

      18 months ago from Southern Illinois

      It's a beautiful day here. Everyone is outside working, lawnmowers are buzzing while I'm reading your beautiful poetry....

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      manatita44 

      18 months ago from london

      Different calendar and new look, eh? More social graces, like a Seer (smile). Thank you, my Brother Venkatachari Ji.

      Sweet Marlene,

      Always a joy to see you. So sorry to hear that you had a rough weekend. Hope that all's good now. Glory be!

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      Marlene Bertrand 

      18 months ago from USA

      Beautiful! Coming out of the cloud of a rough weekend, I find today's dedication refreshing - helping me remember who brings the light into our lives.

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      Venkatachari M 

      18 months ago from Hyderabad, India

      Very nice and beautiful poetry on the ecstatic joy of bliss.

      The spring is starting here and it is our New Year's Day on 28/29 of this March.

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      manatita44 

      18 months ago from london

      Thank you, Bill. Just what I'm in fact doing. You're a Seer, Bro. Appreciations.

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      Bill Holland 

      18 months ago from Olympia, WA

      Spring, to me, is the season of hope and possibilities. Your poetry is the season of love. Combine them and there is no reason to start a day without a smile. :)

      blessings

      bill

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