Invocation to Spring. An Offering to Eric Dierker and Family

Updated on March 22, 2018
manatita44 profile image

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

Quote from Kabir

"Kabir says: Student, tell me, what is God?
He is the breath inside the breath.”
Kabir

Source

Invocation to Spring


The aroma of roses, dahlias and marigolds,

Permeate the stillness of my breath,

Heralding the Heart’s affinity for Love.


Within this enchanting pageantry of colours,

I hold court with a symphony of lovers,

Designing a supernal spectacle,

In this orchard of translucent Light.

Source

Orchids, tulips, daisies and hyacinths,

Unfurl their magical grandeur,

Embraced by the radiant lustre of the sun,

Rinsing the heavens with smiles of Joy.


My soul ascends to the eloquent chants

Of sparrows, cockatoos and canaries,

As the daffodils dance beneath my feet.


The turbulent jungle of the mind,

Is now completely silent.

I breathe new life from another virgin dawn;

In the presence of lavenders, I dance with Delight.


A snow-white newness, is the life-breath of happiness,

Waltzing within the child’s purity, like golden flames.

Come, my Beloved, the starlight whispers to the moon.


-Manatita, The Lantern Carrier, 19th March, 2018

Source

Quote from Kabir

“There is dew
on these poems in the morning,
and at night a cool breeze may rise from them.

In the winter they are blankets, in the summer a place to swim.

I like talking to you like this. Have you moved
a step closer?

Soon we may be
kissing.”
Kabir

Beauty inspired

What's your beauty?

See results

© 2018 manatita44

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 2 months ago from london

      Indeed Dora. Lots of flowers. Im invoking the Spring. Now its almost here. Cool, eh? Thanks.

    • CaribTales profile image

      Dora Weithers 2 months ago from The Caribbean

      You manage to include such a variety of flowers and colors within your lines. You make it easy to hear the whispering and the chanting. Lovely!

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Lol. Sweet Chuckle. Hope the poem helps. There's a lot of fire in it to warm you up. Ha ha. Cover with the daisies, tulips, hyacinths and marigolds...hope your day passes well. Gratitude, my Brother Tim.

    • Tim Truzy info4u profile image

      Tim Truzy 3 months ago from U.S.A.

      Even if I was to be stuck in the icy part of God's beautiful globe, your words would bring spring to the cold unforgiving darkness. This is enchanting:

      Orchids, tulips, daisies and hyacinths,

      Unfurl their magical grandeur,

      Embraced by the radiant lustre of the sun,

      We are expecting an ice storm in the morning here. I think dear brother, I'll read this again to warm me up.

      Much love,

      Tim

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, Rasma.

      I'm slowly beginning to see some signs of Light and beauty.

    • Gypsy Rose Lee profile image

      Gypsy Rose Lee 3 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      Most wonderful tribute and celebration of spring.

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, Aqib and welcome here, my friend.

      Linda,

      Yes, my Dear

      I'm calling for the Spring, Lol. Thank you so much!!

      Ah Michael,

      So sweet of you to say so, my Friend. Om Shanti! Good day and Peace to you and yours.

    • Aqib KhAn SuhrAni profile image

      Aqib Rasool 3 months ago from Multan

      Very Well Bro

    • AliciaC profile image

      Linda Crampton 3 months ago from British Columbia, Canada

      I'm always happy when your poems include scenes of nature. This is another lovely tribute article.

    • Michael-Milec profile image

      Michael-Milec 3 months ago

      manatita44, Your lavish complementation and the uncompromising blessing toward your many friends is a certain pledge of a double blessing coming back to you. No wonder you are constantly creating and generously giving.

      Peace

    • cam8510 profile image

      Chris Mills 3 months ago from Missoula, Montana through August 2018

      Yes, of course. I assumed it, but it should have been stated. "I breathe new life from another virgin dawn." Each day is a new beginning, a new experience in the wonderful world around us.

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, my Brother.

      You have some friends here too and this speaks volumes for your presence and your works. Thank you for reading and contributing. God bless your family.

    • Ericdierker profile image

      Eric Dierker 3 months ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Manatita your works here create a platform from which my soul and mind can wander through the wonders of creation. I find myself within your writing.

      I am beyond appreciation that you would honor me here. A humility that is positive and uplifting. Thank you.

      And of course a big thank you for our friends who show there love here.

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Chris,

      You needed to start from "I breathe"

      Thanks Bro. Proud you are a fan.

      Ioannis,

      Love you Bro. Always grateful for your loving comments.

      Frank,

      Im invoking the Spring. Lol. Thanks Bro.

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Venkatacharya Ji.

      Thank you so much! Your attention to detail is a supreme virtue and always inspire me.

      Niki, my Didi ji.

      I so love your passion and honest approach! You are like a breath of fresh air. Gratitude.

      Thanks Linda.

      I agree. A very caring man and loving family man too.

      Bill,

      Im sure he will be pleased. Such very loving words from you. Gratitude.

    • Venkatachari M profile image

      Venkatachari M 3 months ago from Hyderabad, India

      Very beautiful poem. You presented the entire real scenery of the spring season through your lines and photos so splendidly. It's a nice tribute to our dear friend Eric Dierker.

    • nikkikhan10 profile image

      Nikki Khan 3 months ago from London

      A loving tribute for a loving and caring person like Eric!

      He is such an amazing person, I’m proud to be his follower who distributes roses of love and friendship to all of us.

      You’ve done it so wonderfully Mantita as always, it shows how an amazing person you’re.

      Very well done Manatita ji for caring your friends!

      Bless you.

    • Carb Diva profile image

      Linda Lum 3 months ago from Washington State, USA

      Manatita, Eric is a most generous, gentle giant of a man, absolutely bursting with love. This is a beautiful tribute to him and his family. Thank you for writing.

    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 3 months ago from Olympia, WA

      Any offering to Eric is an offering worth giving....I love it when good people are recognized.

      Blessings to you both!

    • Frank Atanacio profile image

      Frank Atanacio 3 months ago from Shelton

      I like the Spring Mist that springs from your words my friend

    • Sean Dragon profile image

      Ioannis Arvanitis 3 months ago from Greece, Almyros

      I wish Spring came to our Hearts, Dear Brother, bringing Light, Love and the colours of The One!

    • manatita44 profile image
      Author

      manatita44 3 months ago from london

      Thank you, Chris. You are the master wordsmith. Lol. Good morning, bro. Have a great day!!

    • cam8510 profile image

      Chris Mills 3 months ago from Missoula, Montana through August 2018

      "New life from another virgin dawn." That is a thought our friend Eric will appreciate. Thank you for honoring our friend.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, letterpile.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://letterpile.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)