Close both eyes
to see with the other eye.
Only from the heart Can you touch the sky.
People of the world don’t look at themselves, and so they blame one another.
Look past your thoughts, so you may drink the pure nectar of This Moment.
The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart.
Text by Rumi
The lovely Yogini is Elise Joan
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