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For what you cry and what you wail!

the silken skin now scrapes,

excoriations wound you more

as the grime clings ,giving pain. 

Adhered to the cloth,

cleaning the dirt stricken spot

waste goes the life hence

 in rinsing the smudge off.

 

muck stains the bosom

what use is the clean linen

if soiled core is underneath…

What use the fabric satin!

 

washed with tears for ages

although wont clear the blot

A touch of pure divine essence

Only will distill the heart…

coloured with sprinkle of eternal hues,

a pristine perfumed  form appears

shredding the falsified distortions,

emerging with a conscience transparent and clear.

Love thy soul,thy spirit of endeavour,

forget the glossy cover,

dwells where the Universal creator,

in the realm of the heart ,  forever.

 

28 Comments

  1. “A touch of pure divine essence
    Only will distill the heart…”
    That’s the bull’s eye , perfect understanding for the liberation.
    Sprituality is the only weapon to make the word better place

    • You got it Dewang! It surely is the only thng that can change hearts,thoughts,universally in split second. No other power,force,effort can make such an impact

      • Yes It can change in split second but Understanding this universal truth world will take several decades or may be centuries and that is heartening.

        • Very true Dewang! you struck the chord perfectly,it takes ages just to realize.

          • Hope this Process of understanding becomes faster .:)

  2. “A touch of pure divine essence
    Only will distill the heart…”
    That’s the bull’s eye , perfect understanding for the liberation.
    Sprituality is the only weapon we have to make this world better place

  3. ‘ forget the glossy cover”… sigh satisfied sigh, such a pen you own ,beautiful one

    • Thanks Rayla.We all do come across such times or moments when we realize the same.Even to pen ,it needs to be remembered.

  4. DIVINE truth and priceless wisdom soumyav!

    • Thank you Sharmishtha! Sorry haven’t been able to catch up wth all ur posts .

  5. SO WELL DESCRIBED IN A SILKY AND SWEET LANGUAGE.

  6. Beautiful picture in your words :)

    • Thank you Gys ,Iam so glad you acknowledge the thought.

  7. As usual, pure and simple! Thanks for sharing another moving picture.

  8. Wonderful poems Soumya!
    What matters is the purity of heart; for sure.

  9. clothes doesn’t matter, the character does;
    Money doesn’t matter, a good and pure soul make life beautiful;
    be a good human being;
    ur a gem Soumya;
    Such a beautiful and super awesome poem:)

    • Thanks a lot Vishal for getting connected to the thought!

  10. Soumya I just loved it….every word is so beautiful! I have no words to express the beauty of your poem. I am so much happy and delighted.
    “A touch of pure divine essence
    Only will distill the heart…”

    “forget the glossy cover,
    dwells where the Universal creator,
    in the realm of the heart , forever.”
    Its too deep I wish everyone in this world understand the true meaning of life.

    Lots of luv and hugs for writing this wonderful piece

    • You spoke the real essence Rachna. Everyone in this world if ever realizes this,it would be really a different place to live. Thank you so much dear for being here and liking this. Its really good to know you loved this.

  11. Very beautifully written .. And if I am not wrong, it’s personification, right?

    Also, wanted you to check my first attempt outside romance ..
    Your valuable comment will be awaited. :)

    http://yourstoryclub.com/short-stories-from-college/college-short-story-ragged/

    • Yes Ankit,its a personification.
      Sure would be there to check the recent story.

  12. In a world where glossy cover means a lot – where silken cloth does matter; we are in the clutches of universal materialism!
    We are trying to rinse the grime of pain which is the result of breaking the relationship from demands of the soul. And this nice poem is about —

    A touch of pure divine essence
    Only will distill the heart…

    and gives peace!
    Nice poem!

    • Absolute truth Rafi , the conflict of our inner self to remain attached to the Divine and strong luring of the outer world has diminished the senses of ours.
      For a small spot of dirt or an unseen behaviour which we find intolerant,humans now jump into the useless struggle of cleaning those things from life and society,rather than polishing the inner surface to reflect the real divine from within.
      If every individual worked on himself,the scenario would surely change of the world,but all this can be done with that pure touch of Divine and nothing else.
      Thanks for reading and getting connected .

  13. Soumya, this is really beautiful.
    When I was going through it certain images flickered in my mind and I couldn’t really place them. This has done wonders. Thanks a lot.

    • My pleasure Manu ! Its nice to hear to could connect with the words and liked the imagery of the metaphor!


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