Retirement not granted

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1.

God does not want me
To have any retirement,
Not to speak of
Early retirement.

2.

God with the Form
Awakens me.
God without the Form
Beckons me.

3.

Conches blew
And trumpets blared
In Heaven
When my life became
An unconditional surrender
To God's Will.

4.

I stand before
My Lord's Eye,
But I sing inside
My Lord's Heart.

5.

A self-reliance-man
Unawares
Is hastening
His own doom.

6.

A God-reliance-man
Is, indeed,
God's successor.

7.

God's Compassion-Eye
Sows;
Man's gratitude-heart
Reaps.

8.

Whomever I meet
On my way to God,
I ask only one thing:
Does God really love me?
This question has completely
Occupied my mind.

9.

Alas,
Who will meet me
And tell me that
God is waiting for me?

10.

Silence-teacher
Is ignored.
Sound-preacher
Is extolled.

11.

When I walk towards God,
God happily
Shakes hands with me.

12.

When I fly towards God,
God proudly
Embraces me.

13.

Self-confidence
Founded upon
Self-importance
Is the most deplorable
Stupidity.

14.

O insecurity-cherishing
Seekers,
Can you not hear
God's warning Bell
Ringing?

15.

God loves us equally,
Even on the days we enjoy
Our ignorance-desire-life.

16.

God safely breathes
Inside our minds
Only when our minds
Sincerely smile
At Him.

17.

My oneness-heart
Never participates
In my mind's
Comparison-game.

18.

Do you not believe
In God's Promise
That He will NEVER
Fail you?

19.

My blossoming soul-flower
Is singing and dancing
Inside
My morning heart-garden.

20.

Arise in the morning,
Proclaiming
The Victory of God
Inside the body
Of humanity.

21.

Smile in the evening,
Proclaiming
The Victory of God
Inside the breath
Of humanity.

22.

I prayerfully give God
The green leaves
Of my
Surrender-life-tree.

23.

My soul's peace
Is
My heart's feast.

24.

My Lord,
Do You know
That Your worst punishment
Is Your Indifference-Eye?

25.

May each forward step of mine
Be blessed
By God's ever-new Face.

26.

May my heart
Be precious
In quality-fragrance.

27.

May my life
Be gracious
In quantity-beauty.

28.

In the inner life,
Self-doubt is
The worst possible
Nightmare.

29.

My self-giving life
Attracts God's Attention
Sooner than at once.

30.

Power rises and falls.
This is the very nature
Of power.

31.

Love rises and rises
And rises —
High, higher, highest.
This is the very nature
Of love.

32.

What has fettered
My heart and my life,
If not my mind's misuse
Of my freedom?

33.

Every day
God wants my heart
To be
An ultra-distance lover.

34.

May my mind
Become
An inspiration-mountain.

35.

May my heart
Become
An aspiration-fountain.

36.

May my life
Become
A dedication-train.

37.

My heart is always ready
To embrace my mind
With infinite affection.

38.

Alas,
My mind is never ready
Even to say hello
To my heart.

39.

God blessingfully tells
The regularity-seekers
To sit at His Feet.

40.

God fondly tells
The regularity-punctuality-
Seekers
To come and sing
Inside His Heart-Garden.

41.

My mind desires
To have an interview
With God
The Greatness-Height.

42.

My heart pines
To have an interview
With God
The Goodness-Light.

43.

My life wishes
To have an interview
With God
The Forgiveness-Delight.

44.

My Lord,
Do give me the heart
Of a million tears
To embrace the dust
Of Your Feet.

45.

My God-acceptance-mind
Is good.

46.

My God-dependence-heart
Is very good.

47.

My God-surrender-life
Is very, very good.

48.

On my way
To God's Palace,
I am my gratitude-heart.

49.

On my way back
From God's Palace,
I am my surrender-life.

50.

My sweet heart-melodies
Are the sweet results
Of my sweet Lord's
Sweet Flute.