Daily Archives: February 1, 2018

The Beloved Comes Home – Mirabai

The one I longed for has come home; The raging fire of separation is quenched. Now I rejoice with Him, I sing in bliss. The peacocks at the cloud’s roar Dance with unbound joy; I rejoice in ecstasy At the … Continue reading

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A Cowherding Girl – Mirabai

The plums tasted sweet to the unlettered desert-tribe girl- but what manners! To chew into each! She was ungainly, low-caste, ill mannered and dirty, but the god took the fruit she’d been sucking. Why? She’d knew how to love. She … Continue reading

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A Great Yogi – Mirabai

In my travels I spent time with a great yogi. Once he said to me. “Become so still you hear the blood flowing through your veins.” One night as I sat in quiet, I seemed on the verge of entering … Continue reading

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