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Prabhata Samgiita (song 2)

This song of mine is a fountain of effulgence. On this rocky path, day and night I keep on flowing, heedless of all obstacles. This song of mine is a fountain of effulgence. This path of mine is rugged and … Continue reading

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Baba’s favorite Kabir poems

Baba (Shrii Shrii Anandamurti) often mentioned the great mystic poet Kabir in many of his discourses. Kabir lived in North India in the 15′th century. Very little is known about his life but his poetry still resonates deeply in our … Continue reading

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Baba’s favorite Tagore poems

Baba (Shrii Shrii Anandamurti) loved Tagore poems and recited Tagore poems in his discourses. The picture of Tagore on the left is from 1913 (Nobel picture) Rabindranath Tagore received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. He was the first … Continue reading

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Rumi’s 7 Principles

These 7 principles of Rumi are not mentioned enough in the Western literature. Westerners are attracted to his poetry but ignore the formulaic presentations of his wisdom. The situation is reversed for the Turkish people. They seem to ignore the … Continue reading

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Where does beauty come from?

Where does beauty come from? Is it on the outside or Does it come from the inside? What is it a reflection of? What is it that shines so bright? What is it that burns the heart so blissfully? What … Continue reading

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Quantum of Love

Words are Quanta of Love. Emitted, Transmitted, Received, By the heart. And reflected Back to the source, In a Self-feedback, Amplifying The mystery.

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Mystic Poetry (1)

I have been thinking … I have been thinking of the difference between water and the waves on it. Rising, water’s still water, falling back, it is water, will you give me a hint how to tell them apart? Because … Continue reading

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My Favorite Books

I excluded fiction from this list. I also excluded many scientific and technical books which are truly my favorites but they would not be appropriate here. Another excluded category is the esoteric books. The following are the books that I … Continue reading

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