Poem: Surrendering

As much as I write, I can never touch the glory of the Creator, Without permission, I cannot write even a single letter. The power lies in the word, Once the word is understood, It is heard in all directions, It becomes the Friend of your heart. I have tried to write about This One,Continue reading “Poem: Surrendering”

Emotions through Poetry

The one thing about being a writer is that even if you have moved on from something, you will be dragged back into that headspace. You always have to give an experience to the reader or the listener and to do this you have to give them the emotions that you had during the time.Continue reading “Emotions through Poetry”

The Struggle continues

3 months ago, a world that was full of colour turned dull, a life full of light turned into darkness in just one moment. All that remained was the observer in me – the watcher was untouched by the sadness and grief that struck my mind and my whole world was shattered. I didn’t knowContinue reading “The Struggle continues”

Remembrance – the key to being who You really are.

Some of us learn to meditate, we have done it for many years but there always comes a point when we feel that something is blocking any further progress. The thing with meditation, apart from its scientific and medicinal value, it is a spiritual practice that is about reaching a state beyond the body andContinue reading “Remembrance – the key to being who You really are.”

Whatsapp – What’s not happening.

Anyone who is part of a whatsapp group or a few can know that it not only drains your battery on your phone but it also distracts you from near about anything and everything. This morning I was writing away and I came to a realisation. What type of realisation? I did not want toContinue reading “Whatsapp – What’s not happening.”

Enlightenment – Time is Now

Postponement The whole journey of being enlightened is something that we like to postpone. Let us get a good job first, let the children grow up, let me retire and then I can look at enlightenment. However, if we look at what the Sages said, the message is simple and that is that only thisContinue reading “Enlightenment – Time is Now”

Humanity – the root of all virtues

We all face a certain situation where we feel that we have been treated unfairly or we know of others who have been treated unfairly. We find corrupted leaders who are able to place corruption charges of those that are ‘below’ them or accuse them of crimes, which they themselves commit. Such hypocrisy is thereContinue reading “Humanity – the root of all virtues”

My Satguru – Why I still need Him!

I look at the picture of my Satguru, the Enlightened Teacher that has transformed my life and I can’t thank Him enough for all He has done. His words although said in a simple way, once you get thinking about it, they enter a depth you never saw in the first instance. Is my SatguruContinue reading “My Satguru – Why I still need Him!”

Temptation – A Positive Approach

Temptation is annoying. Damn annoying and the annoying thing about this is the fact that you are in control of your temptations. What is it that triggers the temptation? What then fuels this temptation? Obviously, thought always gives energy to temptation or to anything that we wish to remove ourselves from. Being on a veganContinue reading “Temptation – A Positive Approach”