Becoming Sky And Earth

Becoming sky andearth
Wind and light
Becoming flesh and spirit
All that truly is
And all that which is not
Becoming the Lord,
He makes those who say,
“I” and “mine”
Dance in the show
Becoming sky
And standing there…
How can my words
praise Him?

~ Manikkavacakar

(Originally published on Poetry Chaikhana)

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