Don’t be absorbed with the waterwheel’s motion. Turn your head and gaze at the river. You say, "But I'm looking there already."There are several signs in eyes that see all the way to the ocean. Bewilderment is one. Those who study foam and flotsam near the edge have purposes, and they’ll explain them at length! Those who look out to sea become the… Continue reading In the waves and underneath
Finally..The reactions,past impressions,anger and hurt is gone.No resistance at allin the heart,after 3 days of anger and hurt,even crying hadn't helpedto wash away the anger and hurtof all those years that sprang back..But that was the problem!!I did not want to feel angry and hurt,I wanted the anger to go away,I rebelled and slammed doors,i… Continue reading Say hello to your anger!
"We have all, I am sure, tried to subdue anger but somehow that does not seem to dissolve it. Is there a different approach to dissipate anger?Anger may spring from physical or psychological causes. One is angry, perhaps, because one is thwarted, one's defensive reactions are being broken down, or one's security which has been… Continue reading Cessation of anger
Sliding down against the wall,sitting with knees curled up,she cries..cries out hard..calling out to You..whispering along with the song\'I surrender..\'Questions keep knockingand tears keep falling,she shuts her eyes hard,almost not breathing,holding her breath as long as she cannot deliberatelybut bcoz of crying hard..\'I surrender..I don\'t want anything at all..Yet.. Why.. Why again..Why people..Why they still..Why...\'Her… Continue reading Thank You..
And again..The drama of life goes on..Some people really don't changeneither does the old patterns of the mind..She scolded me and ordered to study and not waste time talking and laughing with the cousin i met after so long..And back to feeling how i felt all those years ago..All those times, all those memoriescome gushing… Continue reading And again..
(Just came across this beautiful story recently..love, accept and learn.. Always explain to the child about his curiosity about anything, be it love, life or something trivial. Be a child with your child and help them grow, don't dismiss their curious questions by ignoring..and talk about feelings too!! Seems like talking about feelings was a… Continue reading Love and perspectives
These forms we seem to be are cups floating in an ocean of living consciousness.They fill and sink without leaving an arc of bubbles or any good-bye spray. What we 'are' is that ocean, too near to see, though we swim in it and drink it in. Don’t be a cup with a dry rim, or someone who… Continue reading Cup and Ocean
"To stand alone is to be uncorrupted, innocent, free of all tradition, of dogma, of opinion, of what another says, and so on. Such a mind does not seek because there is nothing to seek; being free, such a mind is completely still without a want, without movement.But this state is not to be achieved;… Continue reading To stand alone..
Even with all the different kinds of noises on the outside,with all kinds of chaos outside,with everyone saying or yelling something or the other,telling you to do this or that,all kinds of responsibilities waiting for the day,even with all that going on outside,take a moment..glance within..where is the resistance forming?can you see it?feel it?but even… Continue reading Drop the resistance..
There she goeson a randomly random walk again..Wandering on random streets,smiling at strangers,a little girl smiled back and waved at her, 'Byebye..'she laughed and waved back at the girl,thanking her for smiling,walking, walking,the cold morning breezewhooshing thru her short hair,her feet dancing with the musicin her headphones,some strange men stare at herbut she didn't mind,she… Continue reading There she goes..
An hour of solitude and meditation,after these two very long weeks,and the mind has become quiet now,so serene..All the patterns and thoughts have dropped dead..Just a calm serenity lies in the heart..Maybe this was what i really needed..Hadn't been able to get some alone timeto meditate,except a few minutes here and there..Meditation is being..Just being..Close… Continue reading Solitude and meditation..
And there the head blows all over again..Ma's pressure increases day by day,telling me to study, study, study,as if i dunno the exam is coming..And then she tells me to fill up an exam form for a deemed university here.. I refuse, she persists..It doesn't matter if i get mds or not,all i want is… Continue reading Blown!
Let go of your worriesand be completely clear-hearted,like the face of a mirrorthat contains no images.If you want a clear mirror,behold yourselfand see the shameless truth,which the mirror reflects.If metal can be polishedto a mirror-like finish,what polishing might the mirror of the heart require?Between the mirror and the heartis this single difference:the heart conceals secrets,while… Continue reading Let go of your worries..
Why do we celebrate something that has already gone? Why do we celebrate birthdays? I just don't get it, even after all these years, every year!We don't get born every year. Why don't we celebrate that which is the inevitable thing, inching closer every year since the day we are born - death..the only thing… Continue reading Another birthday..
[Pearl Jam keeps surprising me! There are so many songs yet to explore, and yet randomly when you come upon a song that you never heard..and there it was sitting all along, patiently, waiting...and when you listen...the lyrics, the music, the voice...and you fall in love, all over again! 😀 lol. This song is about… Continue reading Gone..
"Pur noor-e-bashar kahiye..ya noor-e-khuda kahiye..Alfaz nahi milte...Sarkar ko kya kahiye.."Main to piya se naina laday aayi re..Ghar naari kanwari kahey so kahey..Main to piya se naina laday aayi re...Sohni suratiya, mohni muratiya..Main to hriday ke peeche samayi aayi re..Sej wo sooni, dekh ke roun.. roun main din rein..Piya piya karat hoon haaye.. pal bhar sukh… Continue reading Music beyond words!!
Things are not what they seem; there is a deeper significance behind every visible process or activity in Nature. This is the esoteric side, or the invisible aspect of the visible phase of our practical existence. It is not that events suddenly emerge out into visibility, as if by magic, and that something happens at… Continue reading The cause and effect – Karma
The Sun setting..Leaving a trail of reddish hue behind..Taking the troubled mindwith all the past mistakesand troubles and regrets,i blow it over towards the setting Sun,hopingthe Sun would take them awaywhile it setsand burn them all down..Wouldn't the Sun burn them all away?!It's the Source of never-ending light and heat..Surely it would..So i lay down… Continue reading The Sun