Tag Archive | Wisdom

Acceptance

“For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Advertisements

Nothing is Static

Nothing is static… Everything is changing constantly. No one can be static even if they wanted to. Each moment in time is perfect. Being in the moment and appreciating it. This moment won’t come back ever, Nor will it ever be the same again. One day we will be left with only memories. Even at […]

Quote from the Tao Te Ching

If you don’t realize the source, you stumble in confusion and sorrow. When you realize where you come from, you naturally become tolerant, disinterested, amused, kindhearted as a grandmother, dignified as a king. Immersed in the wonder of the Tao, you can deal with whatever life brings you, and when death comes, you are ready. […]

The Flute

The Flute ~  Mira Bai The song of the flute, O sister, is madness. I thought that nothing that was not God could hold me, But hearing that sound, I lose mind and body, My heart wholly caught in the net. O flute, what were your vows, what is your practice? What power sits by […]

Simple Reality ~ The Ocean

The waves crash against the rocky beach, There is turbulence on the ocean surface. The beaches see the tides rise and move in, There is  constant movement everywhere. Yet when I  dive deep within the ocean I witness something else inside…. In the midst of all this chaos, there is a calmness, The  innermost sanctuary  is […]

The Pot

The pot needs to be broken again and again to recreate itself. For it to become a bigger one, It needs to lose the older one. The act is of  preparing itself to carry more .  And so do I. ….   I too need to constantly break free of my chains and concepts.  And […]

Bhaja Govindam

  Bhaja Govindam – from the immortal composition of Adi Sankaracharya, 10 verses of this hymn divinely rendedered by MS Subbulakshmi. It is said that Adi Shankaracharya, accompanied by his disciples, was walking along a street in Varanasi one day when he came across an aged scholar teaching the rules of Sanskrit grammar to his […]