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Namaste! My Two Hundred Hubber-Friends. To BlossomSB by Manatita

Updated on January 20, 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.

God needs us! Well, doesn’t He? Perhaps not, as He is our Source. But you know I have my own theory. Please don’t quote me, and I would deny that you ever heard it from me, as it is my sweet little secret. God had everything He wanted. But I suspect that He had some great plans to unravel; to fulfil. He could not do this by Himself as He needed us.

And so Love (God) projected the Universe out of Delight, for the sheer fun of enjoying Himself, finding satisfaction in His Divine Game. For this He aspired for us to be His water-bearers; His branches; His limbs. God needs us. Isn’t this wonderful! How else can He manifest His past, present and yet unfolding dreams? How else can His name be glorified?

I need you! Yes, like God, I sail in the same boat. I have just reached two Hundred followers, and I am grateful. I am grateful because I know a thing or two about Gratitude, which for me is an inner quality, and the life-breath of God Himself.

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You have slept with my memories, danced with my words, and exalted me to the pinnacle of beauty! I have shared your joys and your sorrows. I have wept with you and waltz into the rising sun. I became a void so that we could all Love, and I flew like a butterfly so as to drop my sweetness into Your Souls.

Yet I was never alone. All two hundred of you, my Hubber friends, sailed with me on stormy seas; drank of my fortitude and nourished my longing to be free. You gave light to my Path, became a beacon in my horizons, and encouraged me in my solitude. I felt your love in my Essence, your smile in my core and I danced in your sunbeams.

Yes, like God, I have come to realise that I need you. Through you I unveiled myriad plans; whispered to the daffodils, and selflessly shared God’s love from deep within. While doing so, you fanned me with lustre; your umbrellas covered and gave sweetness to my Soul.

So my Hubber Friends, once more I thank you. You are now two hundred, and I salute with you the gratitude of a new morn; an ever-transcending Delight. May the Divine Mother-Father-God bless you always; grant you serenity and perfect peace.

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Salutations to the Sun! A Sonnet.


Namaste! My fiery furnace of Delight.

Day and night Your inner fire,

Burns the dross of my ignorance;

Squeeze my impediments to cinders,

While rubbing lavender on my aching heart.

I enter the darkness in your absence,

And glow with radiance when you’re near.

I blow like a burnt-out candle, only to rise again,

At Your sweet sunrise, or virgin call.

Salutations! Love’s burning Bliss!!

My Divine Paramour has touched the secret chambers of my Soul.

She has fed me a garment rendered with divine felicity,

Enlisting Your brilliance, as a scorching Deliverer,

To grant me peace.

-Manatita, Bard of Solace, ©Copyrighted, 27th December, 2014.

~Awakening the Inner Light ~

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    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Agaglia, I really appreciate your kind sentiment. In Love and Light

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      agaglia 

      3 years ago

      this was beautiful. I am grateful for you and for the message of this hub.

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago

      Thank you so much, Peace Purple. Appreciated.

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      peachy 

      3 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      oh this is the way you remember hubbers, great

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Most certainly, Deborah-Diane.

      I appreciate this discerning statement. God bless.

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      Deborah-Diane 

      3 years ago from Orange County, California

      Namaste. We all need to remember how much we need each other, and how much we need to be grateful for all our blessings.

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      Deborah-Diane 

      3 years ago from Orange County, California

      Namaste. We all need to remember how much we need each other, and how much we need to be grateful for all our blessings.

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      Victor W. Kwok 

      3 years ago from Hawaii

      Once more, you move me with your words, Manatita. Have a blessed new year!

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Indeed, my Sweet Friend BlossomSB. Indeed!

      Much to be grateful for. So happy that you know this, but not surprised. You show a mature Spirit but a lively Soul.

      Thank you for reading and your loving contribution which is heartfelt and sincere. I will leave for Heidleberg tomorrow, God's willing. Happy 2015 and beyond.

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 

      3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      Namaste, my hub friend, and congratulations. May you continue to make more and more friends on HubPages. You have taken my breath away with your beautiful words and I just don't know what to say, except 'Thank you,' I am grateful. A gratitude attitude is so important as it blesses and brings joy for both the giver and the receiver - and we have so much we can give thanks and praise to our Heavenly Father for, including our hub friends.

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Thank you, Miz. I need prayers, true. We are all His. I appreciate your loving thoughts. Much peace for now, 2015 and beyond.

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      Doris James-MizBejabbers 

      3 years ago

      You write with such beauty and grace. I am so happy to be one of your two hundred. May our mother-father God watch over y0u and keep you and yours this year. Namaste, my friend.

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Gratitude, Eddy.

      I think so, too. He he . Love, and more love to you and yours. Peace.

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      Eiddwen 

      3 years ago from Wales

      Beautiful and truly inspirational.

      Eddy.

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Yes. I believe the first poem I wrote, or at least one of the earlier ones was for her. A wise woman indeed, and a beautiful Soul. So good that you see this, Faith. Much love.

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      Faith Reaper 

      3 years ago from southern USA

      Blessings for more and more friends, and we are all so blessed to read your amazing and beautiful poetry. Blossom is a precious and wise women. All can learn a lot from her. Blessings and peace always

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Hey, he. That's five years! you remember this?

      Let us pray for one another as the New Year approaches. I am also very human. Let's go 'bang' with an awesome start.

      I treasure your loving sentiment. Much peace.

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      Ruby Jean Richert 

      3 years ago from Southern Illinois

      The day you arrived at HP and wrote your first prose/poetry, I knew we would be blessed each time you put pen to paper, and I'm grateful my dear poet friend...

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      A very loving sentiment Bill. Appreciations par excellence. Love and best wishes to the family for 2015 and beyond.

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      Bill Holland 

      3 years ago from Olympia, WA

      The pleasure is all ours, my friend. You are a treasure and I, for one, am very grateful that you are here.

      blessings always

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      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Thank you Paradise 7.

      Pleased to be graced by your presence. Much gratitude and Happy New Year!

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      Paradise7 

      3 years ago from Upstate New York

      Lovely, lovely and very inspirational. Thank you.

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