I listened to his delirious chatter.
Listened, and looked at him stare at the ceiling.
Starting and stopping in between,
To look at me with beautiful, pained eyes.
He thinks he’s crazy.
I know we’re crazy.
Day 17 of the Free Yogis challenge was Love Yourself. I chose to show Dandayamana Dhanurasana, or Standing Bow Pose because I really love how much progress I’ve made in this pose. My leg still isn’t perfectly straight, but it’s getting there at the pace that’s right for me.
"In the Hindu view of nature, then, all forms are relative, fluid, and ever-changing maya, conjured up by the great magician of the divine play. The world of maya changes continuously, because the divine lila is a rhythmic, dynamic play. The dynamic force of the play is karma, another important concept of Indian thought. Karma means action. It is the active principle of the play, the total universe in action, where everything is dynamically connected with everything else. In the words of the Gita, “Karma is the force of creation, wherefrom all things have their life.””
― Fritjof Capra The Tao of Physics: An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism http://amzn.to/1p6r5M4