Three are the guides

Three are the guides that lead us
To the stairs of hell:
 Mind’s doubt-poison,
 Vital’s jealousy-frown,
 Body’s ignorance-crown.

Three are the guides that lead us
To the stairs of Heaven:
 Soul’s love-sky,
 Heart’s devotion-moon,
 Life’s surrender-sun.

Sri Chinmoy, The illumination of life-clouds, part 2.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 190th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.

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by Sri Chinmoy
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