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We Are All Guided By The Light

Updated on January 17, 2014
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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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When times are hard; things don’t seem right,

The fog is dense, and day seems night.

We’re insecure like thieves in flight,

The Path is tough; no love’s in sight;

We feel the pangs of fear and fright!

Do summon up your soul’s great might,

For we’re all guided by the Light.


When fear and sorrow, pierce your being,

Seemingly attacked by things not seen.

And times are dark, the way seems mean,

You feel as though you’ve never been,

Alive to God’s great love unseen!

Look to the Sun for radiance bright,

For we’re all guided by the Light.


When lack of hope doth reign supreme,

Replaced by fear and inner screams.

No faith is there, no silent streams,

To calm the darkness of your dreams;

Life’s just not living, it would seem!

Hold on, somehow you’ll get respite,

For we’re all guided by the Light.


Adversity does help us grow,

To progress, march, green pastures more,

To see, to watch; to cherish so,

When from our slumbers we do glow,

As life’s great promise fills our pore!

Then we’ll be free as birds in flight,

For we’re all guided by the Light.

-Manatita 25th May, 2013.

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    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Thank You so much Harishprasad.

      Must be an interesting and special poet. Christ-like sentiments to you, too. Much Peace.

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      Harish Mamgain 

      4 years ago from New Delhi , India

      " Though I am fond of garden, no doubt, yet looking at flowers with love, never do I neglect the thorns". This is translation of a Urdu Couplet written by Poet Jigar Muradabadi. Your sweet and charming poem exhibits this spirit very beautifully. Wish you Merry Christmas and a Happy new year coming soon !

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      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      Thank you, my sweet one.

      I feel your affection. Loving thoughts.

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      Kathi 

      5 years ago from Saugatuck Michigan

      So beautiful and inspiriting Manatita! Hugs, Kathi ♥

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      My dear friend and contributor,

      My gratitude as always. Much Light.

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      Victor W. Kwok 

      5 years ago from Hawaii

      Where there is darkness, there is always light. Awesome poem!

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      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      Thank you so much, Mussy. Loving thoughts.

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      Mussy 

      5 years ago from Nigeria

      wow! lovely poem,I love your profound thoughts

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      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      God always compensate. Here I am on a cold day in London, and you are having a mango in the Caribbean. Save a slice for me. Glad you liked this poem

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      Dora Weithers 

      5 years ago from The Caribbean

      My thoughts exactly, but your poetic expressions are better than mine would be. Put down my mango so I could digest this. Thanks!

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      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      Billybuc: Thank you so much. I am glad it touched you.

      No Clue: Happy you have joined us. So grateful for your comment.

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      Bill Holland 

      5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      A beautiful poem and message my friend. I think this is my favorite of your works.

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      No_Clue 

      5 years ago

      Powerful, inspirational poem. We have all felt the darkness pressing in at times....this is a great reminder to keep the faith and keep on keeping on! Thank you!

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      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      My deepest gratitude.

      Your love is felt and is essential to my soul. This is why the Spiritual Masters came. There is no greater joy than love to ALL God's children. Much Peace!!

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      5 years ago from london

      My deepest gratitude for your love expressed here and felt within. This is why the Spiritual Masters come. There is no greater joy than the manifestation of love divine to all God's children. Much Peace.

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      deergha 

      5 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

      Its awesome and above the extra ordinary in the faith of Almighty and the Light which guide us out from all darkness inside our heart and outside....my favs.....

      '.....To see, to watch; to cherish so,

      When from our slumbers we do glow,

      As life’s great promise fills our pore!

      Then we’ll be free as birds in flight,

      For we’re all guided by the Light.'

      Very inspiring with an eternal trust and believe about the bright light that waits us after every darkness. The darkness inside our heart is nothing else then the lack of wisdom about the Supreme truth which shows us always the way out to be enlightened. Thanks for this master piece here. Votes up and sharing..tweeted as well. Keep it coming. God bless you always

      regards

      deergha

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