Inspiration items

  • Mother Teresa

    Mother Teresa

    Recently I came across a book written about Mother Teresa, entitled, A Simple Path. The book was compiled by Lucinda Vardey, in 1995. It shares with the reader stories about the work done by the sisters of the Missionaries of Charity Order, under the then direction of Mother Teresa. It contains several prayers which I […]

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  • Love is an Endless Mystery

    Love is an Endless Mystery

    “Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.” – Rabindranath Tagore Short Poems of Tagore

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  • The Nature of Love

    The Nature of Love

    “The very nature of human love is to stick only to one person and to reject everyone else: accept and reject, accept and reject. But in divine love, which is unlimited and infinite, the question of acceptance and rejection does not arise at all. In divine love there is no possession – only a feeling […]

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  • Essays on Modern Spirituality

    Essays on Modern Spirituality

    Kalatit Jeffrey Baker has published a collection of essays on modern Sprituality and new American Mysticism, entitled ‘Eat my dust, Martin Luther!’ The writings delve into the fundamental questions of life, our soul, and God. The essays engage with questions man has frequently grappled to understand – with a simple and direct approach. Kalatit writes […]

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  • Miracles Happen All the Time

    Miracles Happen All the Time

    “Miracles happen all the time. People just fail to notice them.” (Angels in My Hair, p63) – Lorna Byrne Quotes Lorna Byrne   Related Poems on Miracles at Sri Chinmoy Poetry

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  • The Unitive State

    The Unitive State

    In the Brihadaranyaka Upanishad we get a most illumining description of the immortal Self and its primordial state of complete union with the all-pervading Divine consciousness. In the Unitive state there is no suffering and pleasure, there is no birth and death; there is only a state of being. At times the Self may incarnate […]

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  • Some interesting recent blog entries

    Some interesting recent blog entries

    Sometimes it can be hard to find purely uplifting blog entries in the middle of the introspective maelstrom that is the blogosphere, but here are a couple of gems that have shone out recently: Freedom: a moment of clarity through running a marathon. Posted on Spirit Flower’s blog at Zaadz. The most exotic animal: Serial […]

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  • Overcoming Anger

    Overcoming Anger

      Anger Anger says: "I can destroy The whole world." Peace says: "Not when I work Inside you."   By: Sri Chinmoy Poems on Anger at Photo by Unmesh Sri Chinmoy Centre Galleries Related post: Losing Face – Gaining Wisdom – Ashrita gives an honest insight into his experience of anger and transcendence.

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  • Books that change lives

    Books that change lives

    Many people who are on a journey of self-discovery were introduced to the possibility through reading a book which opened their eyes and made them realise there was something deeper to life than what we see on the surface. For many people, reading these books marked the starting of their inner quest in earnest, and […]

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  • Each good Thought

    Each good Thought

    Each good thought Is the birth of A new hope. Sri Chinmoy From 77,000 Thousand Service Trees vol 42 Photo by: Richard

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