God and the world

The world and God,
How to harmonise?
Difficult? No.
No wide surprise.

Our Father is God,
The world our Mother.
This living truth,
Our protecting cover.

Father is the Face,
Mother the Smile.
Without the one,
The other futile.

Sri Chinmoy, AUM — Vol. 2, No. 9, 27 April 1967, Boro Park Printers -- Brooklyn, N. Y, 1967