108 Sonnets for Awakening: and Selected Poems

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Alan Jac obs is a well known Mystical Poet and the subject of this long sonnet sequence is awakening from the dream of life. This beautiful book also contains a selection from his most important poems.

Alan Jacobs is President of the Ramana Maharshi foundation U.K. Tie has made a lifelong study of mysticism and is the author of many books, including Poetic Transcreations of the Principal Upanishads, The Bhagavad Gita and The Gnostic Gospel. He has compiled the anthologies, ...

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Overview

Alan Jac obs is a well known Mystical Poet and the subject of this long sonnet sequence is awakening from the dream of life. This beautiful book also contains a selection from his most important poems.

Alan Jacobs is President of the Ramana Maharshi foundation U.K. Tie has made a lifelong study of mysticism and is the author of many books, including Poetic Transcreations of the Principal Upanishads, The Bhagavad Gita and The Gnostic Gospel. He has compiled the anthologies, Poetry for the Spirit and Pence of Mind. As a poet, he is the author of two collections, Myrobalan of the Magi and Mastering Music Walk, the Sunlit Sea. Amongst other books, he has written When Jesus Lived in India and a novella, Eutopia. He lives in London.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781846949470
  • Publisher: Mantra Books
  • Publication date: 4/16/2012
  • Pages: 175
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 1

Preamble 2

1 All Beings Yearn to be Happy 3

2 To Regain that Selfhood 4

3 Sage Wisdom 5

4 High Wisdom 6

5 Seek For The Source 7

6 Take Safe Refuge 8

7 Who Can Be Known By Enquiry? 9

8 He Cuts You Free 10

9 One With The Self1 1

10 Returning To Self 12

11 Know You're The Self 13

12 We Leave It To Grace 14

13 Drive the Mind Inwards 15

14 Know All Are The Self 16

15 Regain That Selfhood 17

16 Mountain Song 18

17 Egoechtemy 19

18 The Arch Usurper20

19 August Roses 21

20 Auburn Autumn 22

21 Protect and Guard 23

22 Forget-me-not 24

23 Sun Flower 25

24 Pink Lotus 26

25 Rose Garde 27

26 Daffodil 28

27 Bluebell Wood 29

28 Joy Ride 30

29 The Caravan Of Dreams 32

30 The Blazing Desert 33

31 Come to My Tavern 34

32 The One Eternal Sheikh 35

33 Sonata 36

34 Faith 37

35 Earnestness 38

36 Almighty Power 39

37 Bridal Marriage 40

38 Soul's Gardener 41

39 Unstruck Music 42

40 Art of Inward Turning 43

41 Lovely Laburnum 44

42 Caravansarai 45

43 Grace Conquers All 46

44 All Alone 47

45 Cosmic Vision 48

46 Adam's Dream 49

47 A Father's CaU 50

48 Who Am I? 51

49 Meditation 52

50 Perfect life 53

51 Harmony Divine 54

52 Brahman 55

53 Rain 56

54 Arunachala Siva 57

55 Surrender 58

56 Firmest faith 59

57 Beauty Points to Freedom 60

58 Walking On Water 61

59 Unconditional Surrender 62

60 All is One 63

61 Equanimity 64

62 Sunlight 65

63 Oh To HellO 67

64 Crime Prevention 69

65 Holy Arunachala 70

66 I Am That I Am 71

67 Heart diving 72

68 Arunachala Ramana 73

69 Sacrifice 74

70 Wake Up! 73

71 Great Tricks Of Grace 74

72 stormy Sea 75

73 Lamp ONon Dual Knowledge 76

74 More Tricks Of Grace 77

75 Endless Distraction 78

76 My Sat Guru Appears 79

77 Whore House Scorned 80

78 Thy Will Be Done 81

79 Mother Maya's Magic Picture Show 82

80 Dream Hall Of Mirrors 83

81 Sacrifice 84

82 Chartres 85

83 Her Steeples Aspire 86

84 Ah Chartres! 87

85 Dig Down Deep 88

86 Hidden Treasure 89

87 Great Lord Shiva 91

88 Victory 92

89 Worship 93

90 Gods Hold Sway 94

91 Legalistic Codes 95

92 Logic Chopping 96

93 Lord Supreme 97

94 The Spell Of Maya 98

95 Lord of Aruna 99

96 Human Birth 100

97 Let me Be 101

98 Endless Speculation 102

99 Saviour Of Souls 103

100 Lord Of Souls 104

101 Be Not Indifferent 105

102 All Pervading 106

103 Boon Bestower 107

104 Suffering Of Birth And Death 108

105 The Mendicant 109

106 Slayer Of Demons 110

107 Master Thief 111

108 Save Me Immortal Shiva 112

Selected Poems

Fire 113

Checkmate 114

What Is 115

Egomania 116

Arunachala Hill Of Grace 117

Aurora 118

A Song Of Unity 119

Devotion 125

Beware 126

Unseen Weaver 127

Sport 128

Dawn 129

Pranayama 130

The Boat Of My Being 131

Thy Will Be Done 132

World Illusion 134

What Am I? 135

Joy Ride 136

Deep Heart Diving 137

Welcome 130

Paramount Duty 139

Appearance And Reality 140

Truth 141

End Of Seeking 143

Love 144

Natarajan 145

Much Ado About Nothing 146

Sage Wisdom 147

Self Enquiry 150

Brief Glossary 152

Author's Biography 157

Index Of First Lines 158

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