Jose John December 17, 2015 No Comments
A VISIT TO THE SEA SHORE Although Kanyakumari is not a long distance from my town we visited it only last summer. I just had a fancy for it. Serene of course is the landscape where Saints find their abode. Serener still is the Southern tip where three oceans vie one another to wash the feet of the Motherland. The enchanted waves offer their howling prayers from dawn to dusk and from dusk to dawn untiringly. Thousands of people join the prayers of the waves at the shore. It was dawn – the most fascinating moment when the scarlet disc of the Sun-god rises from the dark blue ocean like a shield – turning brighter and brighter till one cannot face its glamour and retires. We too came back from the point of sun rise. The beauty and glory is forever embedded on the canvas of my mind. Whenever I see the horizon ablaze – my own horizon gleams with joy and wonder. I am an ordinary boy. Still I can visualize-thousands of miles away from the Everest, the crown of the Mother land, Kanyakumari sits like a Yogini measuring the depth – deep sea before and vast humanity behind her. From her bosom sprang Vivekanand, the saint who...
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