Transliteration

Anor aniyam mahato mahiyan  

Atmasya jantor nihito guhayam.

 
Translation

Smaller than the smallest life,

larger than the infinite Vast,  

The soul breathes in the secret heart of man.

Comment

The soul is God’s eternal child and man’s great-grandfather.  

As God’s eternal child the soul unceasingly plays.  

As man’s eternal grandfather the soul perpetually enjoys.

 

Excerpt from:  The Upanishads: The Crown Of India’s Soul by Sri Chinmoy.
First published by Agni Press in 1974.
Reprinted with permission of Sri Chinmoy.

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