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Mohabeer Beeharry

Rookie (23 November 1937 / Mauritius)

Find Me


If you cannot find me outside
You will not find me inside
If you cannot find me next to you
In the thousand faces around you:
Sad, hungry, vile or happy,
Visiting a thousand holy places
Will not help you see me

Submitted: Thursday, August 01, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 01, 2013

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Ozark Mountain Homegrown (9/5/2013 12:44:00 AM)

    Great short poem...All we have to do is look within.
    “Only from the heart can you touch the sky.” ? Rumi
    “Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ? Rumi (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Deepak Sawhney (8/10/2013 7:20:00 AM)

    Very well articulated. 'He' resides in you. The day we realise that, we take our first step to becoming better beings. (Report) Reply

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