gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Earth and heaven


See me, I am on this earth.
Test me, I do not want to go to heaven.

I want to make this earth more than heaven,
I want not to go to heaven,
I know, those who are in heaven
Suffer from envy, jealousy and vanity.

I want to love all
I want to provide equal status to all
I think heaven enjoyments are sins
I do not want to go to heaven.

My lovely earth is far better than any heaven,
My earth is the only place to perform righteousness
And all virtuous actions such as sacrifice, charity
Penance and vow, my earth is the best that I know.

Submitted: Monday, June 09, 2014

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