I Offered My All on the Lap of the Beloved One. (for My Birthday)

Updated on February 14, 2018
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Manatita is an esteemed author living in London, UK. He writes spiritual books, flash fiction and esoteric poetry, his favourite genre.

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I Offered My All On The Lap Of The Beloved One.


Suddenly I stopped searching;

Suddenly I was not looking anymore,

For You entered the agony of my longing,

Flooding my core with Your Delight.

Who says that man is not drunk?

Aye, my Empress,

I touched the sweet Silence of Your Love;

My Heart barked like a dog,

Wagging its tail gleefully to greet its master.

Dazed and reeling from this intoxication of kisses,

My lips were sealed on fire;

I gave myself in homage at Your feet.

Whirling and dancing the speechless dance of ecstasy;

I offered my all on the lap of the Beloved One.


_Manatita, February 10th, 2018. The Lantern Carrier

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Love Is

Love Is ...

Love is like a magical gardener.

She preens the impediments of the soul,

Only to dazzle, like moonbeams,

With an effulgent Light.


Love is like the notes of a piano,

Unfolding, like a tapestry of flowers,

To the melody of the inner music.


Love is like a budding rose.

She knows that the beauty

Of the blossom and its fragrance,

Is yet to come.


Love is like a bewildering thrill

That stuns the Heart,

Stabbing it with the rhapsody of the Divine."


O my Beloved, You are that Love;

You are that rhapsody."


-Manatita, 29/01/2018.

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Quote from Sri Chinmoy

"When Peace id multiplied, Truth is multiplied.

When Truth is multiplied, Love is multiplied.

When Love is multiplied, God is multiplied." -Sri Chinmoy

Never Give up! Part 19 with a little meditation also

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Indeed, Dee. Indeed!! The ancient seers used what is called 'Sutras'. We know them as psalms, aphorisms, beatitude, couplets, zen koans and so forth.

      They were intended to speak volumes in a very succinct way. Many times I stop at 14 lines of free verse, precisely for this reason. That's why I 'chisel' them, so they become near perfect.

      Seers like Guruji are Masters at this, so that a week later; a month later and so forth, they appear quite different; more profound; more meaningful. I'm working on that.

      Your sense of observation has always been strong and you are beginning to express them more. My Gratitude to you ... much. Praise be!

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      Dora Weithers 3 months ago from The Caribbean

      "My Heart barked like a dog." That's new and effective, as are the similes in your "Love Is." Some of your phrases equal paragraphs in the volumes they speak.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Nice thoughts; Shaloo. Thank you.

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      Shaloo Walia 3 months ago from India

      Happy birthday...Stay happy, stay blessed!

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Nice one, Ralph.

      I like how you put it. Appreciations. Peace!

      Good morning, Shan.

      Thanks. I trust that you are well. Have a great day!

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      Ralph Schwartz 3 months ago from Idaho Falls, Idaho

      Happy Birthday Brother - May the Peace of the Universe cloak your soul in its Mantle of Protection!

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      shanmarie 3 months ago

      Happy Birthday! Your poetry here is beautiful, as always. I hope you have a fantastic year to come. Lots of peace and love to fill your heart.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      My Dearest Nellieaña.

      Thank you so much!!

      Linda C,

      Thank you so much!

      Been with my daughter. Give me time. Will visit you soon. Appreciations.

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      Nellieanna Hay 3 months ago from TEXAS

      Happy Birthday, dear friend and fellow Aquarian!

      Such enchanting poetry!!

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      Linda Crampton 3 months ago from British Columbia, Canada

      I hope you have a very happy birthday and that the year ahead is wonderful for you.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you so much, Frank. My mother and grandmother got to 77. It's a nice number, but of course I remain in the lap of the Supreme. Gratitude, my friend ...much!

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      Frank Atanacio 3 months ago from Shelton

      may you have many more my creative friend

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank You, Bill.

      Appreciations. Continue the gift that God has given you. Who knows? You could be serving thousands!!

      Your kind thoughts of blessings are noted. I will need it on Thursday, when I go under the surgeon's knife. Lol.

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      Bill Holland 3 months ago from Olympia, WA

      Love is......YOU!

      Blessings on your birthday. Thank you for the gifts you give all of us through your words of love.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, Three keys.

      Your kind wishes are appreciated. Much Peace.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, my Dear.

      The second poem, plus, plus ... was written for a very dear man, until I got an unexpected mail ...

      Your best wishes are reciprocal. Om Shanti!

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      Linda Lum 3 months ago from Washington State, USA

      I wish you happiness. I wish you contentment. I wish you safe journeys. I wish you peace. Happy Birthday.

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      Threekeys 3 months ago from Australia

      Many Happy Returns Manitita.

      Peace and Wellness to You.

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      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      ..and I offer whatever Gratitude given to this Heart from the Supreme. Deepest appreciations, my spiritual Brother Ioannis.

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      Ioannis Arvanitis 3 months ago from Greece, Almyros

      "SOME PEOPLE MAKE THE WORLD MORE SPECIAL JUST BY BEING IN IT." —KELLY ANN ROTHAUS

      Thank you, my Brother!

      Thank you, for being.

      Thank you, for being Love.

      Thank you, for being a gift to us.

      Thank you, for being The Lantern Carrier.

      I wish you joy and strength to carry on your significant work.

      I wish you your days to become a continuous meditation.

      I wish you to become a clear channel for Love.

      I wish you to become Love.

      I wish you to become One.

      I wish you happy birthday in Oneness!

      Your Brother in Love

      Sean

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