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Enter to The Light of Myriad Sonatas of The Soul. A Dedication to Missy Smith

Updated on October 17, 2015
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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.

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Thy Spirit sighs; yet burns, like a Furnace of Beauty,

Even while praising the Chasms of the Night.

Do you not see the Rays of golden Lanterns,

Dancing in the Carousel of Paradise?


Soar! Take wings, like the Eagle,

Be a flame unto thyself. Rise, like the Phoenix,

Entering through the Portals of Liberation.

True, Life’s ‘packages’ and dumbbells coil,

A snake-like Karma in the making.


Come! Let us fly together!

Soar with the inimitable Fire of the One,

Going beyond the Realm of Shadows.

Enter! Like a Dancer, to the Effulgence which waltzes,

To the Light of myriad Sonatas of the Soul.


-Manatita, The Lantern Carrier. ©Copyrighted. 17th October, 2015.

~ Awakening The Inner Light ~

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Despair can sometimes help us. Like the Potter and the clay, our Lord occasionally shapes and mould us, until once more, we become a beautiful vase, and like Him, also perfect in excellence. Hari Om!

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What a beatiful dance, Life.

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      Sweet Shauna,

      Yes, yes ... I like the 'two wolves of our Spirits.' Nice! Very nice. Back in the UK soon. Love.

      Yes Deb,

      You understand so well. Much Love to you, this Monday.

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      Deb Hirt 2 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      This was beautifully done for Missy, dear friend. You are the light in the tunnel, a port in the storm. Together, we shall raise those up and continue in our quest.

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      Shauna L Bowling 2 years ago from Central Florida

      Manatita, we cannot know joy without experiencing despair. We cannot know joy without drowning in sorrow, pain, or doubt. Yin and Yang. Positive and Negative. We are spheres constantly spinning the various realms of emotions. Once we accept one for the other, we can learn to balance. It is only then that we discover how to determine when demons are approaching. The two wolves of our spirits come forth and ask us, "which one will you feed?"

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      My Dear friend, I thank you. So good to know that you continue to appreciate my poetry. It is Tuesday. Off to Poetry Cafe this evening. Much Love.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      A wonderful and magical poetic journey and another spectacular and deserving tribute.

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      Vandana, thank you and welcome. I know of a Sister Vandana, a nun who travels and teaches the spiritual life. Not you, is it? Joking, she exists, but not you, although you may be one, hey he.

      I truly appreciate your loving sentiment. Om Shanti!

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      Vandana Patel 2 years ago from India

      Thank you Manatita. Your words encourage not only Missy but all.

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      Thank you so much, Rabadi. Welcome. Good to know you and look forward to reading your Hubs also. Much Peace.

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      2 years ago from New York

      Beautiful words you now have a follower. :)

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      I hear you. I am a servant. I try to serve. I have beginner's mind and I'm still learning. We are all the Mother's children. Much Love, my Dear Surabhi.

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      Surabhi Kaura 2 years ago

      Fortunate are those who have an umbrella in storm. Fortunate are those who have a shelter in scorching heat. Fortunate are those who have a boat to cross tides. Fortunate are those who have Manatita to guide in darkness as a Light.

      We all love you from the core of our heart, Manatita! Wonderful poetry dedicated to our sweet sister, Missy :)

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      Missy,

      I am trying to serve; to convey my Love; to tell you that you are as special as I am and indeed the next person. Yoga is all about the transformation of one's own nature. Dive within, the Mother will surely help you. An embrace and a big Hug from me this weekend. Love to the children.

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      Missy Smith 2 years ago from Florida

      Beautiful words Manatita. Thank you! I do see those golden lanterns. I have risen like the Phoenix through life over and over. I will rise like the Phoenix when it's time for me to go.

      Your words fill others with inspiration and encouragement, and I also love the film that recites Rumi's words.

      I will make it here on earth. I see beauty, even though my days can be dark. I bestow forgiveness to everyone who has wronged me and wish only goodness to them all. They know this from me, and I'm proud of that.

      Keep on leading us through your light Manatita. It's what you were born to do. :)