PRIMORDIAL’S LIMINAL SILENCE
WAFTING THRU THE BLACK VOID SKY
gets the merit of a sacrifice at every step.
His body becomes a place of pilgrimage.
He who repeats God's Name while working always finds perfect peace.
He who utters the Name of God while eating gets the merit of a fast
even though he has taken his meals.
Even if one were to give in charity the whole earth encircled by the seas it would not equal the merit of repeating the Name.
By the power of the Name one will know what cannot be known,
One will see what cannot be seen,
One will speak what cannot be spoken,
One will meet what cannot be met.
Tuka says, Incalculable is the gain that conies from repeating the Name of God.
you need a heart full of love,
a joyful mind, and a vibrant body.
the physical fools will be pushing you around.
If nothing should push you around,
you must become nothing,
It's where the absolute meets the ephemeral.
There is an old Sanskrit word, lila, which means play, richer than our word, it means divine play, the play of creation, destruction, and re-creation, the folding and unfolding of the cosmos. Lila, free and deep, is both the delight and enjoyment of this moment, and the play of God. It also means love.*
in which the world moves,
the time in which it lasts.
Come to realize that the world is only sand.
You may play with it,
you may walk on it,
but don’t build your house there.
It may not seem so,
but we are always back where we started.
What we were in essence,
and what we will be in essence,
is what we are in essence.
additional Gulls' Dance to the Finale