Welcome to Poetry.com

Poetry.com is a huge collection of poems from famous and amateur poets from around the world — collaboratively published by a community of authors and contributing editors.

Navigate through our poetry database by subjects, alphabetically or simply search by keywords. You can submit a new poem, discuss and rate existing work, listen to poems using voice pronunciation and even translate pieces to many common and not-so-common languages.

Rate this poem:(0.00 / 0 votes)

Higher State Of grace

Lying here asleep, at peace,
 resting through the age of man
 Long have I labored, long have I travailed,
 Since the birth of time itself began
 Safely resting through the ages,
 the bosom of the earth my bed
 Waiting here for when next,
 the Lotus closes and the world itself ends

 The hum of OM awakens me, as the long night of my eternity,
 comes at long last to an end
 Stirring from my slumber, the world now reborn,
 as the lotus flower blossoms once again
 Opening now, rising from primal thought
 with strength and everlasting energy
 To raise mankinds consciousness,
 to the world as it was meant to be

 Now at last, a new age begins,
 the world reborn anew
 The lotus flower opens once again
 and receives the Sun's energy
 Down through the roots and into the Earth,
 life at last reborn anon
 Reconnecting man in the early days of this new age,
 to a state of peace, a higher state of grace

 The red lotus symbolizes compassion and love,
 while blue symbolizes wisdom's state
 Pink for enlightenment and gold,
 the world beyond this, the final state of grace
 My work at last complete, the final stage,
 the fourth and final, wandering age
 So again I shall sleep, again shall I rest,
 until the flowers final closing, my work at last complete
Font size:
Collection  Edit     
 

Submitted on October 14, 2012

1:07 min read
0 Views

Discuss this Eric Paeplow poem with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Find a translation for this poem in other languages:

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this poem to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Higher State Of grace" Poetry.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 3 Aug. 2021. <https://www.poetry.com/poem/73521/higher-state-of-grace>.

    Become a member!

    Join our community of poets and poetry lovers to share your work and offer feedback and encouragement to writers all over the world!

    Browse Poetry.com

    Quiz

    Are you a poetry master?

    »
    How many sonnets did William Shakespeare wrote during his life?
    • A. 5
    • B. 154
    • C. 101
    • D. 2

    Our favorite collection of

    Famous Poets

    »