Enthusiasm, part 10
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Can easily shatter
Some DaySome day ignorance will be
A bygone mental hallucination.
We Remember God's LoveWe remember God’s Love
Than we remember God’s Power.
The Inner World Smiles at MeThe inner world smiles at me;
The outer world frowns at me
At the same time.
My Lord, You Are the OneMy Lord, You are the One
And the only One that I love.
My Lord, Please Help Me to LiveMy Lord, please help me
To live all the time
In my heart-school
And not in my mind-jail.
Each Service-HeightEach service-height
A new progress-delight.
My Heart Says to God
My heart says to God,
“My Lord, be strict with me,
Not once a day, but at every moment.”
God Has Touched My HeartGod has touched my heart.
He wants me to spread
His Fragrance wherever I go.
Life Is Not a Stumbling ExperienceLife is not
A stumbling experience.
Life Is a Climbing RealisationLife is
A climbing realisation.
During the DayDuring the day
My heart and my breath
Rotate around the sun-power.
Never Give Up Your Inward GazeNever give up your inward gaze
And never stop your Godward race.
I Do Not Want to RetireI do not want to retire,
I do not.
My heart and I, by pleasure,
Never be caught.
A God-LobbyistI want my mind to be
I want my heart to be
When God Is God's Full Justice-LightWhen God is God’s full Justice-Light
My heart devours His Grace-Delight.
My Lord, Will You Do The Thinking for Me?
My Lord, will You do the thinking for me
If I place at Your Feet my own heart-key?
My Mind, My Mind, My Foolish MindMy mind, my mind, my foolish mind,
Fathom the world
With my God-love-serve-heart.
God's WayGod’s Way: God loves not only human beings,
But His entire Creation, every day, more and more.
As Soon As I Wake UpAs soon as I wake up
I watch my Lord’s channel first.
The Most Unreliable CompanionThe mind is
The most unreliable companion.
The Mind's WayThe mind’s way
Is to possess God.
The Heart's WayThe heart’s way
Is to be possessed by God.
Each Wee Earth-Seed
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme,
Each wee earth-seed is a Heaven-climbing prayer,
And a world-awakening meditation.
No More Self-IndulgenceNo more self-indulgence,
No more self-indulgence.
I shall run outwardly
To see nature’s God.
I shall run inwardly
To see Heaven’s highest height.
I Salute YouI salute You, I salute You, I salute You.
Allah, I am Your eternal slave.
[Based on a traditional Arabic invocation to Allah]
Affection, Love, Sweetness, FondnessAffection, love, sweetness, fondness
God has for me.
Every day I live and grow
Under His Protection-Tree.
I Dislike Self-Sufficient People
I dislike self-sufficient people, I dislike.
They are disobedience incarnate and always on strike.
I Love and Love and LoveI love and love and love
God-reliance people, I love.
They receive boundless joy
And boundless pride from high Above.
Humanity, I Know Not Who You AreHumanity, humanity, humanity!
I know not who you are
And I have no desire to know.
Every Morning I Prayerfully and SoulfullyEvery morning I prayerfully and soulfully
Visit two very special worlds:
And God’s Forgiveness-Heart-World.
My Lord, You Are Your Overwhelming LoveMy Lord, You are Your overwhelming Love
And I am my heart’s streaming tears.
Not Only God's DreamsNot only God’s Dreams,
But also His Realities
At times change.
My Lord, Whether My Heart Is Good or BadMy Lord, whether my heart is good or bad
Is for You to judge.
But my heart is only Yours.
My Lord, I Love Your StrictnessMy Lord, I love Your Strictness
The way I love Your Kindness.
Oneness Means God-ExpansionOneness means God-expansion
In a seeker’s life.
My Lord Tells Me
My Lord tells me that to love Him more
I shall have to shed soulful tears
In abundant measure every day.
My Lord, Anything That I HaveMy Lord, anything that I have,
Divine or undivine, in my life,
Rest assured, it is all Yours.
I Have Written Many Books
I have written many, many, many books;
My God-Forgiveness-book is by far the best.
My Lord-Worship-Happiness-HeartMy Lord-worship-happiness-heart
Is blossoming into
How Can I Have Fear?How can I have fear,
How can I have fear
If I feel God is near and dear?
What Is Marriage?What is marriage, what is marriage?
Heaven’s birth on earth.
What is marriage, what is marriage?
My Heart-Songs“My heart-songs God proudly sings,” Chinmoy.
God Himself Has Taught MeGod Himself has taught me
Seventy-four of His Heartbeat-Songs,
Most compassionately and most affectionately.
My Lord, How Can I Bind Your Feet?My Lord, how can I bind Your Feet?
“My child, do keep your mind clean and neat.”
Alas, We Are Apt to InvokeAlas, we are apt to invoke
And not Heaven’s Light.
O Seeker, Do Not Be GreedyO seeker, do not be greedy.
Why do you have to be
All alone with God?
Each Heart Has a MuseumEach heart has a museum
When I Please God in His Own WayWhen I please God in His own Way,
I see countless stars
Singing and dancing in my heart-sky.
When We Do Not Pray and MeditateWhen we do not pray and meditate,
We become prisoners of our mind.
I See the Face of God-BeautyI see the Face
I Touch the Feet of God-CompassionI touch the Feet
I Feel the Heart of God-ForgivenessI feel the Heart
Inside My Master's SmileInside my Master’s smile
I see my new world blooming.
Before You Look at the WorldBefore you look at the world,
Muster all your love.
It Is We Who Take Ourselves AwayIt is we who take ourselves away
From God’s Forgiveness-reach.
Nobody Can Claim My Heart on Earth
Nobody can claim my heart on earth.
Because my Lord Beloved Supreme
Has already claimed my heart in Heaven.
Every Morning God the HopeEvery morning
God the Hope blesses my life,
God the Promise blesses my heart,
God the Will-Power blesses me.