to a higher level of holiness,
then resort to the path of those realizations
whereby the speculation of littleness is abandoned
and the realization of the expansive is made part of personal
truth, your personal experience.
He replied :
"Oh, you can always try compare the universe with God. There is no comparison between tiny puny cosmos and (al-)Mighty Logos in one dustspeck floating about in one of the lillian rays emanating from Whose left toenail a mega-lillianesimal universes are born and dissolve every nanissimissimo-momentito. (sorry for neologisms; there were no words available).
That which flows as the flux of galaxies, as the current of rivers, as the channels in the ocean, is the One that flows in your bloodstream.
That which burns as the fire of hunger and digestion as a red flame in your manipura chakra (the navel center of consciousness) is the very One that burns in the belly of the earth and pours out as the volcano.
That which produces the mantras is the same as the sound in your ears. The sound in your ears is the same as sound in the entire space around you, and even beyond your reach.
by an enlightened one's consciousness,
the disciple's consciousness expands.
A little realization merges its identity with the higher realization.
So too, whatever word comes from the depth of the heart
of the realization becomes a holy word.
A word becomes holy when it rises from the depth of silence -
not from a shallow silence but from a deep silence.
A deep silence is that silence in which the mind no longer utters
thoughts but is filled with a light which is the same
as the light of the universal being, the universal mind.