Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Darkness is God


The Universe is dark; light comes from stars.
Darkness always is and light intrudes it.
Darkness is boundless; light has a boundary.
Darkness is the base on which would spread light.
Light is an effect but darkness is not.
God’s abode hence is darkness and not light.

Submitted: Thursday, September 05, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 06, 2013

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27.08.2013

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