God the Mother

Wants me to close my eyes

While meditating,

So I will not be affected

By the imperfection-world.

God the Father

Wants me to keep my eyes open

While meditating,

So that I can see

The world's imperfections

And perfect them.

From:Sri Chinmoy,God the Mother and God the Father, Agni Press, 1993
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