Category Archives: Creativity

Poem of the Month – Light, Laughter and Truth

I know the way you can get
When you have not had a drink of Love:

Poem of the Month: When I Was the Forest

By Meister Eckhart (1260 – 1328)

Translation: Daniel Ladinsky Love Songs from God

Love Poem by Mirabai

“Love in which there is

Laughter and sobbing,

Moaning, throbbing and

Clasping in tight embrace;

That alone is

Liberation for me.

I care for no other.”

Poem of the Month by Gary Smith

Stillness, seldom felt nor found
True peace and quiet cannot be bought.
Nowhere to think in frenzied towns,
We charge around hurried, fraught.

So Close – Poem

By Pablo Neruda

I don’t love you as if you were a rose of salt, topaz,

or arrow of carnations that propagate fire:

Into the Forest – Poem

Into the Forest written by D. H. Lawrence

When we get out of

The glass bottles of our ego and

When we escape

Song of Gaia

This song is written by Ma Ananda Sarita.

I am Gaia

I have given you birth

I am mother of the whole human race

The Awakening, Poem by James Weldon Johnson

I dreamed that I was a rose
That grew beside a lonely way,
Close by a path none ever chose,
And there I lingered day by day.

Poem by Louise Hay

As part of the New Year’s Celebration, it is empowering to read and absorb this affirmation in poem form by Louise Hay from her book, You Can Heal Your Life.

Poem by Sufi Master Farid ud Din Attar

‘The whole world is a marketplace for Love,

Poem by Sufi Master Hafiz

‘It happens all the time in heaven,
And some day
It will begin to happen
Again on earth –

Poem/Song: Let Love Reign

This is a song from the Album ONE by Kevin James. I met Kevin in the Angsbacka Community in Sweden where he and his band were taking care of providing music for the Festival there.

Devadasi’s Bardo Poem

On 21st January 2017 my mother, Devadasi died. She was 99 years old. I did 10 days of Bardo meditations for her, to support her through her ‘after death journey’. On the last day of the Bardo meditations,

An Early Poem by Osho

My dear friend Keerti sent me this unexpected delight, an early poem by Osho, which I have never come across before, published in a book by Rati Sett called Thy Will Be Done.

Poem of the Month: Zen Master Hakuin

This is a discourse given by the enlightened Zen Master, Hakuin. Give yourself the sublime gift of reading it as ultimate poetry. If you would like Osho’s commentaries on it, this is to be found in his book, This Very Body The Buddha

Poem of the Month -Elfin Lover by Sarita

You with the magic wand of light

You with the elfin smile

Maybe you would like to rest awhile

Poem of the month: Self-Healing in the Night

My sister Madhuri was born with a gift for writing poetry. Her mystical and healing journey, as seen through the eyes of a poet, inspires, awakens and calls us out to be who we truly are. I love this one,

Poem : I Sing the Body Electric by Walt Whitman

“All attitudes, all the shapeliness, all the belongings of my or your body or of any one’s body, male or female,
The lung-sponges, the stomach-sac, the bowels sweet and clean,
The brain

Poem of the Month: Pyasa Neko Siff

With you I choose to grow

And go higher

To stoke the fire

Poem: Chief Seattle

Chief Seattle (Native American)

All things are connected.
Whatever befalls the Earth
Befalls the sons of the earth