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The Play of Consciousness (Kenya's Delight 3)

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


The ambience at breakfast is tranquil ... still,

As the chef mixes the ingredients for another omelette.

A circular clock ticks upon the wall,

Whispering in silence, the sacrament of the present moment.

The rush of traffic, permeates the ether like waves,

Lashing against a distant shoreline.

But I feel a stillness; the ceiling's lights,

Telling of an awakening Sunday's morn.

It is a wet misty morning,

As the rain-drops beat upon the wind,

Tenderly hugging the adjacent trees.

A single siren wails, answering the call of duty.

A deserted pool, exposes the grey mist of vastness,

Covering the radiance of the sun.

Yet the song-birds chant verses,

Gliding among the branches; as industrious

As the Light of the Artiste, from which they sprung.

Manatita, The Lantern Carrier. 22nd April 2018

-Awakening The Inner Light -


Poetry from the Master

" ...I am free because I am not of the body.
I am free because I am not the body,
I am free because I am the soul-bird
That flies in Infinity-Sky.
I am the soul-child that dreams
On the Lap of the immortal King Supreme."

Excerpt from 'The dance of Life, Part 2, by Sri Chinmoy

Birds of nature

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