Eagle: Vision

Eagle, my eagle,
Your high vision wants to soar above
Yet you want to enjoy and love
The pleasure-life of ignorance below.
Heaven's height
Earth's pleasure
Go not together,
Be wise, be not
Stupidly clever.

Sri Chinmoy, Animal Kingdom.First published by Agni Press in 1973.

This is the 68th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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