Kumarmani Mahakul

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Bliss In Highest Orbit - Poem by Kumarmani Mahakul

Moving from lower orbit to higher orbit,
Every soul searches for greater joy,
Every person from remote village to town,
From small town to big and bigger town,
He goes to city then and then to metro city,
In search of education, work or earning,
And the ambition is only to search happiness,
As he thinks that joy is less in primary orbit,
He can find higher joy in next to next place.

Roaming in material world carrying own body,
He sees shining cites and gets attachment,
Getting joy for few days he again searches more,
Illusion never gives permanent joy at all,
This world is changing continuously is true,
Accepting change and challenge he proceeds,
Still joy he gets never lasts for long.
Sometimes he smiles and sometimes he cries,
Emotion scribbles his mind and heart,
Soul never stops searching for happiness.

God is ocean of peace and bliss we know,
Souls are his children and bliss is right,
Every soul loves to get long time bliss,
But searching bliss in material things,
He never gets and falls in trap of illusion,
Temporary pleasure is given by matters,
This is perishable like human body,
Soul is eternal and eternal bliss he wants,
Going in opposite way he does not get,
Moving towards higher orbit of righteous light,
With dignity in chariot of meditation in trance,
When soul starts his journey towards God,
In the higher cosmic abode he gets bliss,
God's abode is the highest home or orbit,
Eternal peace and bliss from powerful ocean,
Here by God's mercy and grace soul gets,
Eternal beauty and values motivate mind,
Bliss in highest orbit empowers in wisdom,
Every soul wants to achieve this of course.
The soul bird, how far he flies higher in sky,
This angel knows the deepness of that orbit.

© Kumarmani Mahakul,19, April 2018. All rights reserved.

Topic(s) of this poem: spirituality, wisdom

Form: Free Verse

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Cover photo © Kumarmani Mahakul,08, April 2018. All rights reserved.

Comments about Bliss In Highest Orbit by Kumarmani Mahakul

  • Edward Kofi Louis (6/7/2018 12:12:00 PM)

    Lights of life! With the muse of wisdom.

    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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  • Mihaela Pirjol (4/30/2018 4:38:00 AM)

    It is good to read this poem again: a reminder that everything that can be obtain with money, it is ephemeral and of no spiritual value. (Report)Reply

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  • Rus Mer (4/28/2018 8:49:00 PM)

    you have opened the real door of happiness (Report)Reply

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  • Nika Mcguin (4/26/2018 10:55:00 AM)

    True tale here, and as old as time. The grass isn't ever going to be greener on the other side if you cant appreciate the grass on your own front lawn. Happiness isn't materialistic, this is a good poem for young people today always ready to buy the next bit of expensive technology, and for what? Great write Kumarmani,10! ~ (Report)Reply

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  • Akhtar Jawad (4/22/2018 4:26:00 AM)

    The soul bird, how far he flies higher in sky,
    This angel knows the deepness of that orbit.
    a highly philosophic thought nicely penned.

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  • Mihaela Pirjol (4/20/2018 1:40:00 AM)

    It is like being caught in an addictive circle of material stimulants: with a temporary joy and a lasting disillusionment. There is truth and wisdom in your verses. (Report)Reply

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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (4/19/2018 7:35:00 PM)

    A magnificent spiritual write. Beautifully crafted and well executed.
    Yes, God is ocean of peace and bliss, a never ending happiness.
    Material things, on the other hand, only offer temporary happiness.
    Thank you for the wisdom that has been embedded in this beautiful poem,
    a journey towards God.10

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  • Drtony Brahmin (4/19/2018 1:43:00 PM)

    it is the journey of the soul. oneday we all have to go this way. happiness, and away from material things never been hafted in materiality......... this journey will be all the more easy for all of us........we journey towards God where we will become one with God...... a spiritual union......... we shall wait patiently here until we meet there dear Kumaramani.. tony (Report)Reply

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  • Kostas Lagos (4/19/2018 9:34:00 AM)

    Superb poem.The quest for happiness that finds no endings as long as it is limited in the material things, can only be fulfilled when it turns towards God.Thank you for this poem! (Report)Reply

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  • Valsa George (4/19/2018 5:17:00 AM)

    Man is on a relentless quest after happiness and joy! He wanders from place to place to get it! Unfortunately his focus is on joy from material objects. Soon he realizes that he has been after an illusion. The joy he gets from the world is easily replaced by sorrow. He fails to understand that lasting joy comes only from God. Yes, real peace and joy emanates from God! A great write! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 19, 2018

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