585. My name

I am just three minutes old.
I have no name.

I am just three days old.
I have three names:
Desire, Aspiration, Perfection.

I am just three weeks old.
I have two names:
Aspiration, Perfection.

I am three months old.
I have just one name:

Since Perfection is what I have
And what I am
I am going back to Heaven to rest.

Sri Chinmoy, The Wings of Light, part 12.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 88th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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