Fallen From Surrender-Tree

You have fallen

From surrender-tree.

You cannot climb up

Devotion-tree anymore.

Love-tree does not want

Even to see you,

For you have time and again

Disappointed love-tree

By climbing earthbound desire-banyan tree.

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 5 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved