{{htmlmetatags>metatag-robots=()}} My Christmas-New Year-Vacation Aspiration-Prayers, part 58

My Christmas-New Year-Vacation Aspiration-Prayers, part 58

11

My Lord, please bless me

With two far-sighted eyes

And one deep-digging heart.



  1. APR 4568. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 10 January 2007.

2

The mind’s unwillingness

Eventually creates

Catastrophes.


3

Weakness-transformation

Is a most difficult task,

But not impossible.


4

My patience

Has stabbed the heart

Of my doubting mind.


5

Criticism

Is

A dangerous disease.


6

Life is in between

Pure light

And impure mind.


7

The waters

Of my heart-river

Are all peace.


8

If you are not satisfied

With your life,

How can God

Ever be satisfied

With you?


91

God-invocation

Is

Life-exploration.



  1. APR 4576. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 11 January 2007.

10

Medicine

May cure my body,

But God alone

Can feed my heart.


11

Earth-arrival-journey

Is beautiful.


12

Heaven-arrival-journey

Is peaceful.


13

We cannot hide

Either from God

Or from time.


14

Heart-flowers

God dearly treasures.


15

Mind-knowledge

Can be quite often

Uncertain.


16

Heart-wisdom

Is always

Absolutely certain.


171

Every morning

My soul, my heart and I

Arrive

At a higher destination.



  1. APR 4584. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 12 January 2007.

18

Every day

My soul reaches

A sublime height

Of the Unknown.


19

Every day

My heart reaches

A deeper depth

Of the Unknown.


20

Every day

My Supreme commands me

To meditate

On the Unknowable.


21

In the outer life

Ignorance acts like

A thunderbolt.


22

In the inner life

Ignorance acts like

A dangerous poison.


23

Desire powerfully locks

Our heart-door.


24

Aspiration not only unlocks

Our heart-door,

But also prayerfully and soulfully

Invites God.


25

Earth’s beauty

My heart devours.


26

Heaven’s Delight

My soul becomes.


271

When we seek

Soulfully and self-givingly,

A new frontier welcomes us,

Garlands us and embraces us.



  1. APR 4594. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 13 January 2007.

28

Those who do not pray

And meditate

Will undoubtedly have a future

With no destination.


29

Self-doubt

Is a very powerful member

Of the mind-society.


30

Non-believers

And disbelievers

Are very rich in obscurity.


31

Self-indulgence

Is a fatal flaw.


32

My heart-room

Is the place from where

I begin everything.


33

I need the gods

Of the present

And not the gods

Of the long-buried past

To guide and lead

My present life.


34

Every day

Without fail

I go to God’s

Forgiveness-Feet.


351

Every time my aspiration

Dies down,

God most compassionately

Revives it.



  1. APR 4602. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 13 January 2007.

36

Not every day

But every minute

My Lord examines

My surrender-breath.


37

The miracle of miracles

Is my constant

God-gratitude-heart.


38

Every day

My aspiration climbs up

A more difficult mountain-height.


39

A cheerful obedience

Is all my life needs.


40

A delightful surrender

Is all my heart needs.


41

Ambition prays to God

To be

A monarch.


42

Aspiration prays to God

To be

A slave of God’s Feet.


431

When my mind sighs,

God does not give my life

His Wings to fly.



  1. APR 4610. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 15 January 2007.

44

Today

My Supreme Lord’s Compassion-Eye

Is calling me.


45

Tomorrow

My Supreme Lord’s Forgiveness-Feet

Will call me.


46

The day after tomorrow

My Supreme Lord’s Oneness-Heart

Will call me.


47

Our prayers save us

From making

Small mistakes.


48

Our meditations save us

From committing

Himalayan blunders.


49

O seeker,

How do you expect

Heart-flowers

From your mind-jungle?


50

War

Takes birth

In the mind-factory.


51

Peace

Takes birth

In the heart-sea.


521

I am chosen,

Divinely chosen,

Supremely chosen,

To be a sleeplessly God-hungry soul

To manifest the Light

Of the Absolute Supreme

Throughout the length and breadth

Of the world.



  1. APR 4619. These prayers were given in Varna, Bulgaria — 16 January 2007.

53

The heart has to cry

Helplessly and ceaselessly.

Only then will God not remain

A far cry.


54

I lived

In the desire-market

For many, many years.


55

I am now living

In the vastness

Of aspiration-sky.


56

The mind

Wants to possess

Everything that it sees.


57

The heart

Wants to embrace

Everything that it feels.


58

Mistakes

Are to be discarded,

And not to be dragged along.


59

My Lord Supreme,

Will there ever come a time

In my life

When I shall be able to say

That I am no longer ‘mine’?


60

When I walk along my life-road,

I suffer and suffer,

But when I walk along my heart-road,

I prosper and prosper.


61

My aspiration-journey

And my dedication-journey

Will never come to a halt.


62

My newborn life

Sings only

God-gratitude-songs.


63

The Beyond

Is the only necessity

Of our earth-bound life.


64

Have no complaints.

Your life will be empty

Of regrets.


65

We live in a world

Where ignorance every day

Torments us.


66

Mind-closed people

Eventually turn into tyrants.


67

I decorate

My Lord’s Feet

With my heart’s

Streaming tears.


68

My Lord

Decorates my heart

With His blossoming Smiles.


69

The seeds

Of genuine aspiration

Never fail us.


701

Philosophy

Is for the mind-dwellers.



  1. APR 4602. These prayers were given in Bangkok, Thailand — 20 January 2007.

71

Spirituality

Is for the heart-divers.


72

Austerity

Is for the cave-lovers.


73

My Lord’s Beauty

Illumines my heart.


74

My Lord’s Power

Dazzles my eyes.


75

My Lord’s Love

Embraces each and every breath

Of my life.


76

The reasoning mind

Is a revolving door

With no escape.


77

The aspiring heart

Circles God’s Feet

While enjoying

Divinity’s Freedom.


Editor's note

Sri Chinmoy offered these prayers during his visit to Varna, Bulgaria and Bangkok, Thailand in January 2007.

From:Sri Chinmoy,My Christmas-New Year-Vacation Aspiration-Prayers, part 58, Agni Press, 2008
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