Complete and full!!

18 05 2011

It was about four years ago when I first saw the man who was about to change my life!!

I sat in an audience of a few thousand in not-so-hot sun and unlike others I wasn’t so much looking forward to seeing Him. What I wanted was a patch of cloud to shade me from the sun. People were singing a bhajan which I didn’t know then but now is my favorite bhajan.

Radhe Radhe, radhe Radhe,

Radha Manas chandrama

Its a bhajan about intense longing and how the mind keeps changing like the phases of the moon when you are in love.

So anyway, people are singing and suddenly He walks up there and shouts “RAAADHEEEYYYYYYYY!!!!” with intense longing. And then a lovable, “Radhe!!” with His trademark mischivious smile.  He went on to talk at length as how krishna is love and Radha is longing. How you need longing for love to exist and yet strangely enough, love cannot stand distance. What He spoke was awesome but I was bothered by the sun.

And suddenly, out of nowhere, a big patch of cloud hid the mean ol’ sun behind it, much to the loud cheers. He looked at the audience and I could feel Him looking at me, an intense gaze, with his naughty smile and sais, “Hmmm, Hum apna kaam kar rahe hai na theek se!

Well, of course, like any other sensible person, I acknowledged it as a coincidence. The next four years went by with many ups and downs. He made me soak in His knowledge. He made me laugh, appreciate life and people around me. Made me cry too. Salty tears of misery flowed and became sweet tears of gratitude. Life became a celebration.

His gaze

But there was this one thing that bothered me. That intense gaze of His. That gaze had continued for a long time and then stopped. He had stopped looking at me. I tried many things to attract His attention but He just didn’t look.

Until yesterday. Yesterday I was at His satsang again. It was as usual beautiful. It was also one of my last few satsangs in Bangalore which considerably reduces the chance of seeing Him. And suddenly the bhajan started.

Radha Manas Chandrama.

And He looked at me. The same gaze. Intense gaze. Intense and yet beautiful. For almost 20 seconds. I din’t know but I was crying. The look said it all.

I am there for you. How could you even think that I could ignore you? I am you.

May be He had just made me long for His love by pretending to ignore me. I now know that He wasn’t ignoring me because I was still being taken care of. It was just that He wanted me to know that I might not get to see Him physically but He will always be there.

I was full. I was complete. I could feel my self. And like He says so often, I am not a seeker anymore. I have found.

I promise
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8 responses

18 05 2011
Jayanthi

Vikrant, It is so touching..I am totally moved by this write up. The poem compiled by Guruji is wonderful..many thanks for sharing .

18 05 2011
yashodhan

Mitra,
Khup sundar lihi le ahes. Really from your heart

18 05 2011
S

waoo vikranth bhaiya………………….
apki story sun ke meri he ankho me pani agaye…………
really we are extremely lucky!!!

anyway, thank you for sharing such a nice thing.

18 05 2011
Anonymous

Just read ur latest post.. Read at a very appropriate time.. Was little depressed with work and health … Feeling better after reading it!

18 05 2011
deepak

JGD Vikrant,

Thats very true…. and whenever … whoever…. wherever … reads this kind of messages… stories…. time stops… and feels greatful in a for no reason.. but in otherways for every reason 🙂

Lots of love
Deepak (Berlin, Germany)

2 08 2012
U'Chill

Oye Vikki.. I dont know… I could hear the sound and the intensity it brings, as i started reading along… cant explain, why tears are rollin out from ma eyes as i read this.. but u know it very well :).. A big huggies ..n lots of love..

26 10 2013
Anonymous

What’s the contact no of Praveen Uchill or any other volunteer

4 02 2015
dev pandey

friend this tear,s were wating from many lives ,guru ji say,s this tear,s of love when come, even god come to see and have such rare view of person willing to search for truth of life,and reason of existance, so let it come,this are the moments of our life when there is sudden tuning and a melody is been generated by a person who does not know how to play an instrument….love u man dev pandey( Art of living volunteer).

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