Lord, I thank You for Your Smile

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Lord, I Thank You for Your Smile


Lord, I thank You for Your Smile.

I thank You for my heart’s cry.

I thank You for all that You have done for me

And all that You have not done for me. ```

Awake, Awake You Lazy Sleepers!


Awake, awake, you lazy sleepers!

Sing a song to the morning sun.

Appreciate, admire and adore the inner flame,

The flame that is known as the sweet land of liberty. ```

Here I Cry for God


Here I cry for God in desert-heart.

There God cries for me in Perfection-Palace. ```

You Are So Near


You are so near to me.

I shall fulfil You.

I shall and I can.

I can and I shall. ```

One Who Truly Loves God


One who truly loves God

Need not ask God for any favour,

For God knows what is best for him.


I Live in God's Forgiveness-Sun


I live in God’s Forgiveness-Sun.

God lives in my fulness-sky. ```

How to Start?


How to start?


When to start?


Why to start?

To see the Face of Truth

Here and now,

To be the Grace of God

Now, always now.


If You Take Aspiration-Vitamins


If you take aspiration-vitamins,

Your heart will reach, infinitely sooner,

God’s Satisfaction-Heart-Home.


A Life of Surrender-Perfection


A life of surrender-perfection

Is a daily full-time job. ```

A Constant Gratitude-Heart (1)


A constant gratitude-heart

Is a way of loving God

In God’s own Way.


Can You Not? (1)


Can you not give your Master

Your aspiration-snack,

Since he is going to give you

His full realisation-meal? ```

What Can Poor God Do?


What can poor God do?

You never listen to Him!

Therefore, God has deliberately moved

Out of your neighbourhood. ```

I Have Never Calculated My Loss and Gain


I have never calculated my loss and gain.

Therefore, my Lord Supreme

Has made me the manager

Of His own spiritual shopping centre. ```

I Cry Because I Am So Imperfect


I cry because I am so imperfect.

I smile because my Lord tells me

That I am not a hopeless case.


God's Expanding Forgiveness-Garden


Where do I live? I live in God’s

Expanding Forgiveness-Garden.

Where does God live?

He lives in my thickening mind-forest. ```

God-Doubters Do Not Know


God-doubters do not know

Where God is.

God-lovers do not know

Where God is not. ```

Each Thought Is an Atomic Power


Since each thought

Is an atomic power,

You can give each thought

A diplomatic death. ```

Wherever Your Compassion Takes Me


My Lord,

Wherever Your Compassion takes me,

I shall go.

My Lord,

Wherever I go,

Do allow Your Forgiveness

To follow me.


I Have Seen Two Things (2)


I have seen two things:

God’s Compassion and God’s Forgiveness.

But I have become only one thing:

A gratitude-life. ```

Your Heart's Morning God-Hunger


Your heart’s morning God-hunger

And its evening God-thirst

Are the perfect Satisfaction-Smiles

Of your Beloved Supreme. ```

The Only Way to Surprise God


The only way to surprise God

Is to tell Him,

“Beloved Lord, I love You only

And need You only.

Not for my sake,

But for Your sake only.” ```

One Solemn Oath


One solemn oath:

I shall go far beyond

The domain of expectation!


God's Vision and His Compassion


God’s Vision and His Compassion

Are His Eternity’s two Wings. ```

Do You Remember?


Do you remember

That once upon a time

You used to listen to God

Sleeplessly and breathlessly? ```

I Still Think That God Loves Me


I still think

That God loves me.

God still thinks

That I need Him. ```

O True God Lovers


O true God-lovers,

Come and join together

And build a road

For God’s Peace-Descent. ```

You Have Forgotten


You have forgotten to love God,

But God has not forgotten to forgive you. ```

Advance, Advance!


Advance, advance,

To the inmost core

Of your soul’s radiance!


Cry Within and Smile Without


Cry within and smile without:

This is the only message

That God gives to human beings.


My Mind Likes Long Journeys


My mind likes

Long journeys.

My heart loves

Uncharted shores. ```

May My Heart-Garden Grow


May my heart-garden grow

Beauty’s rose-hopes. ```




Builds its nest

Only for God-dreamers.


Sincerity Is My Heart's Silver Dawn


Sincerity is my heart’s silver dawn.

Purity is my soul’s golden sunrise. ```

I Pray to God for His Absolute Vision


I pray to God for His Absolute Vision

And not for His Possession-Universe. ```

Because You Are a Childlike Believer (2)


Because you are a childlike believer,

Your God is a constant Giver. ```

Each Aspiring Life


Each aspiring life

Is a prolonged and

Extensive Dream

Of God. ```

Success Is an Incident


Success is an incident.

Progress is an experience. ```

God-Seekers Feast


God-seekers feast

On God’s great Silence. ```

Although There Is Nobody in the Audience


Although there is nobody

In the audience,

God the Lecturer

Every day delivers a lecture

On peace.


I Do Know Who You Are


I do know who You are,

But will I ever know who I am? ```

Greatness-God I Adore


Greatmess-God I adore.

Goodness-God I love.

Fulness-God I need.


My Life Is Stationed In Between


My life is stationed in between

My tearful heart and my cheerful soul. ```

I Shall Not Mind


I shall not mind if I am behind everyone

And below everyone,

As long as in life’s battlefield

I do not lose. ```

Aspiration Begins


Aspiration begins.

Surrender continues.

Gratitude concludes.


Because You Are a Childlike Believer (1)


Because you are a child-like believer,

You are God’s constant giver. ```

From:Sri Chinmoy,Lord, I thank You for Your Smile, 1995
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