23. God smiled at me twice

God smiled at me twice:
Once when I meditated
To renounce the world;
Once when I renounced
The world to meditate.

God blessed me twice:
Once when I cried and cried
For a mounting inner flame;
Once when I offered Him
My Realisation-sky.

Sri Chinmoy, The Wings of Light, part 1.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 77th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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