In Rupert Spira’s new book Presence I came across this amazing poem by ee cummings that I wanted to share as a reminder as we begin a new year.
While introducing this poem, Spira says: “The first words I ever heard my teacher say were “Meditation is a universal ‘Yes’ to everything.” Everything that came after that was simply a commentary on these words, though I didn’t realize this for some time. Everything started with that and resolved into that. At some point, life, love and meditation became indistinguishable.”
love is a place
and through this place of
(With brightness of peace)
yes is a world
and in this world of
With the hope that these words become your daily experience this coming year, I wish you all a superhappyfragilistic 2013!
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