Enthusiasm, part 6
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Your Happiness-ChildMy Lord, make me
My Dear Lord, I Have Forgotten
My dear Lord, I have forgotten:
Do tell me if You have given me anything
To bring down from Heaven to earth.
“My child, I have given you My Vision-Eye
To bring down from Heaven to earth.”
My Dear Lord, What Will You Give Me?My dear Lord,
What will You give me to carry
From earth to Heaven?
“My child, I shall give you
To carry from earth to Heaven.”
When I DieMy Supreme Lord, when I die
Will I be able to go to Heaven?
“My child, if you live in your mind-confusion, no.
But if you live in your heart-devotion,
Then, definitely, yes.”
My Dear Lord, Please Tell Me
My dear Lord, please tell me
What is ahead of me?
“My child, the Beauty
Of My Compassion- Eye.”
And what is behind me?
Of My Forgiveness-Heart.”
I Pray and Pray and PrayI pray and pray and pray
When my life needs God.
I meditate, I meditate, I meditate
When my heart loves God.
Time Immediately Disappears
Time immediately disappears
When my Lord Beloved Supreme
Appears before me.
My Heart's Only DreamMy Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme
Your Victory is my heart’s only dream.
Sweet, Sweeter, Sweetest (2)Sweet, sweeter, sweetest,
Pure, purer, purest
My Lord, My Only Prayer to You (1)My Lord, my only prayer to You
Do continue to remain
Fully in charge of my life.
Forgiveness Is the Only Real HappinessForgiveness is the only real happiness
"God, Give Me!" (2)“God, give me!”
This is a wrong and improper prayer.
“God, take me!”
This is the right and proper prayer.
God Desires My Life to BeGod desires my life to be
Our Comedies and TragediesOur comedies reach
Our tragedies reach
A Real JokeWhen we tell God that we love Him only,
God, in silence speaks, “A real joke.”
HumourHumour is my life’s
Fear and tear-killer.
God's Sense of HumourGod’s sense of humour
Is my life’s protection-armour.
God's Way Is Always FloodedGod’s Way is always flooded
With good humour.
A Sense of HumourIf you do not have a sense of humour,
Then God will not choose you
To be in His close company.
Each Seeker Is an Unhorizoned Dream (2)Each seeker is
An unhorizoned dream
Of God’s Vision-Eye.
God's Vision-EyeGod’s Vision-Eye is the home
Of all my sweet dreams.
The Music of a Drum
There was a time when my life was
The music of a drum.
Now my life has become
The melody of a flute.
God's Loud Organ-WavesIn the morning, I love
God’s loud organ-waves.
In the evening, I love
God’s sweet flute-sea.
While He Plays on His Flute
While He plays on His Flute,
My Lord Krishna brings down
His own Divinity’s Summit-Peace
My Piano Says to My Flute
My piano says to my flute,
“I am God’s unhorizoned promise.”
My flute says to my piano,
“I am God’s secret breath.”
My Cello and My Flute
My cello is my blazing
My flute is my sailing
My Esraj and My FluteMy esraj is my soul’s
My flute is my life-journey’s
My Heart-FluteMy heart-flute
My morning prayer.
The God-Arrival-FluteOnly the aspiring heart
Plays the God-Arrival-flute.
My Lord, You Have Tried
My Lord, You have tried
To wake me up
With Your magic Flute.
Alas, You have failed.
The Golden Flute Is Beckoning You
The golden Flute is beckoning you.
Do not remain attached to the past.
My Lord's Compassion-Fount (2)My life is my Lord’s Compassion-fount.
I must arrive at His Summit-Mount.
My Heart Is Brave (1)My heart is brave, supremely brave.
No more I am my mind’s bond-slave.
God Is Ready With You to Play (1)God is ready with you to play.
Do not delay, do not delay, do not delay.
I Love My Lord, I Love My LordI love my Lord, I love my Lord.
Therefore, I cry and cry.
I need my Lord, I need my Lord.
Therefore, I try and try.
Run Away from the Mind's ConfinesRun, run, run away
From the mind’s confines.
My Lord Beloved Invites My HeartMy Lord Beloved invites my heart
To ride on Heaven-high aspiration-waves.
My Heart's Only One DilemmaMy heart’s only one dilemma:
Justice-Light or Forgiveness-Delight?
My Lord's Compassion-Eye AppearsMy Lord’s Compassion-Eye appears.
My wild desire-hunger-life disappears.
My Self-Doubt BlizzardMy self-doubt-blizzard, no more!
I am at the Golden Shore.
I Love FreedomI love freedom, I need freedom,
My life is all freedom-delight.
I live in my Lord’s Heart-Kingdom.
No more darkness, no bondage-night.
When I Am in My HeartWhen I am in my heart,
I sing Heaven-songs.
When I am in my soul,
I write earth-stories.
My Heart ThrivesMy heart thrives
On my God-love-reminiscences.
My Self-Giving LifeMy self-giving life
Is my Lord’s most favourite story.