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Old July 5th, 2020, 08:33
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Unpleasant People



This is an ode to the unpleasant people of our world,
In particular those who, in the course of many years,
Were drawn into my orbit by my own energies.
Thank you, Great White Spirit, Father/Mother of all life,
For each one of them, especially my mother.
She taught me most of all how I do not want to be.
Having arrived in the departure lounge of my present lifetime,
It’s easy to see that none of the disagreeable folks I had to endure
Were my enemies, but were sent by You to act as my teachers
And that, therefore, I can count them
Among my most valuable friends.

I forgive these people and myself for having created
The unpleasant encounters and situations of this lifetime
In previous ones while I was still unaware of
The presence of God’s Universal laws.
I wish these folks the very best when the Karma they
Have been and in many cases still are
Busily creating right here and now,
Returns to them and they find themselves
At the receiving end of the unpleasantnesses
They once so generously handed out
To everybody who came within their reach.

O Great Father/Mother,
Please send my love and forgiveness
To every one of our world’s unpleasant people.
Thank them on my behalf and bless them,
For they truly do not yet know what they are doing
To themselves and the whole humankind.
I look forward to meeting the ones I encountered,
In due course in the world of light,
So I can get to know their true selves.
In the case of the mother of my present lifetime,
We shall reach out to each other not as parent and offspring,
But in the spirit of friendship and love,
As beloved children of God,
Who both have grown into spiritual maturity and
In whose life there is no longer room for anything
But love and kindness, tolerance and patience.
I imagine that all unpleasant people on that plane of life
Will reveal themselves
As the most agreeable folks imaginable.

For as long as they are still taking part in earthly life,
May our spirit friends and helpers provide them
With the courage and strength to overcome
The lower aspects of their nature,
The same as I have had to do,
With their help.
That’s why to each one of them I send
My most grateful thanks.

Recommended Reading:
‘The Law Of Karma’
‘Healing Prayer For Parents And Children’
‘Forgiveness Prayer’
‘Looking At Both Sides Of Life’


From ‘Friendship Healing’

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Our world is bound in darkness, until we shine the light;
You, with your own vision – and I, with my insight.

Aquarius
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And the Astro Files
http://www.raysofwisdom.com/
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Old July 6th, 2020, 07:08
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Sometimes



Sometimes things don’t go
From bad to worse and in
Some years tender things survive the frost,
Green thrives and crops do not fail.
Sometimes we aim high and everything goes well.

Sometimes nations step back from war,
Elect honest people and decide on policies
That do not make the rich richer and the poor poorer.
And in some lifetimes the higher purpose of
Our earthly existence is fulfilled.

Sometimes our best intentions do not go amiss
And we proceed as we are meant to do.
Sometimes the Sun melts fields of sorrow
That seemed frozen too hard.
I hope and pray that this is happening
Not only for you but for our whole world.

Sheelagh Pugh
Edited by Aquarius
Updated July 2020

From ‘Words Of Hope And Encouragement’

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http://www.raysofwisdom.com/
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Old July 7th, 2020, 08:37
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Live Through The Winter



We have to endure dark and frosty winters,
If we wish to experience spring,
And the woods have to be cold and silent,
Before the skylark can take to its wing.

Plants have to be buried in darkness,
Before they can bud and then bloom,
And the sweetest, warmest sunshine
Comes after each storm and gloom.

And the pandemic is necessary to wake
Our world from its material lethargy,
To help us become aware of our true nature
And that spiritual values are the only ones
That we take with us into Eternity.
They will forever stand us in good stead.

Created by Anon.
Edited by Aquarius
Updated July 2020


From ‘Words Of Hope And Encouragement’

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http://www.raysofwisdom.com/
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Old July 8th, 2020, 07:54
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There's A Reason



For every pain we have to bear,
For every burden and every care,
There’s a wise and higher reason.

For every grief that bows our head,
For every teardrop that we shed,
There’s a reason.

For every hurt and for every plight,
For every lonely and pain-racked night,
There’s a reason.

And if we trust the Highest that all life
Has always constantly been moving
Forwards and upwards on the evolutionary spiral
And that this will forever continue,
Even the pandemic will work out well
And come to its natural happy ending
In the not too distant future.

Created by Anon.
Edited by Aquarius


From ‘Words Of Hope And Encouragement’

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Old July 9th, 2020, 07:49
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Life Without Pain



The wisdom and love of
The Great Father/Mother of all life
Never promised that Earth life
Would be without pain,
Laughter without sorrow,
Sunshine without rain.

What S/He does guarantee us
Is enough strength for each day,
Comfort for our tears
And light all the way –
To eventually take us back home
Into the conscious awareness of
Our true nature and oneness with Him/Her
And all life.

Wherever our predestined lifepath may take us,
God and the Angels provide us
With the courage and strength
To walk through it and
Come out the other end,
Happy and smiling,

Safe in the knowledge that painful lives
Are no longer necessary.
Realising the presence of the Universal laws
And how they have always affected
Every one of us and our world,
And that this will forever continue,
Enables us to conduct our lives
Without hurting or harming anyone,
So that, as soon as our last karmic debts
Have been redeemed, by one other than us,
Nothing but the same can return to us
And our world.



Created by Anon.
Edited by Aquarius
Updated July 2020

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Our world is bound in darkness, until we shine the light;
You, with your own vision – and I, with my insight.

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http://www.raysofwisdom.com/
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Old July 10th, 2020, 08:39
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The Weaver



My life is but a weaving
Between my Creator and me.
I cannot choose the colours,
As S/He worketh steadily.

Oft-times S/He weaveth sorrow,
And I, in foolish pride,
Forget S/He sees the upper
And I the underside.

Not till the loom is silent
And the shuttles cease to fly,
Shall God unroll the canvas
And explain the reasons why

The dark threads are as needful
In the Weaver’s skilful hand,
As the threads of gold and silver
In the pattern S/He has planned.

S/He knows and loves and cares –
Nothing this truth can dim,
And S/He gives the best to those
Who leave the choice to Her/Him.

But then, one fine day, we wake up to the
Realisation that the only freedom we
Earthlings always had was the
Decision of how to react to any
Kind of situation that comes our way.

And when we at last wake up to the
Presence of God’s Universal
Law of cause and effect or Karma,
The goodness and kindness of the
Highest Forces of life at last lay the
Rudder for steering the boat of our life
In the desired direction.

Created by Anon.
Adapted by Aquarius
Updated July 2020


From ‘Words Of Hope And Encouragement’

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Old July 11th, 2020, 08:08
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Strength And Courage




‘Courage is not having the strength to go on.
It is going on when you don’t have the strength.’
Theodore Roosevelt

It takes strength to be firm
And courage to be gentle.

It takes strength to stand guard
And courage to let down your guard.

It takes strength to conquer
And courage to surrender.

It takes strength to be certain
And courage to have doubts.

It takes strength to fit in
And courage to stand out.

It takes strength to feel a friend’s pain
And courage to feel your own.

It takes strength to hide your own pain
And courage to show it.

It takes strength to endure abuse
And courage to put a stop to it.

It takes strength to stand alone
And courage to lean on another.

It takes strength to love
And courage to be loved.

It takes strength to survive
And courage to live.

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You, with your own vision – and I, with my insight.

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Old July 12th, 2020, 08:16
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Moving On




As every flower must fade and youth give way to old age,
So all wisdom and virtues may be valid only in their day.
Nothing but our Highest Self stays with us forever.
At life’s calling the small earthly self has to say farewell
And be ready for another new beginning.

Bravely and without sadness fresh learning can be tackled
With the knowledge that in the spiritual background
Of our earthly existence the power of the Unseen,
Even though it is invisible to earthly eyes,
Has always ruled supreme and forever will do so.
This means that wherever our evolutionary pathway
May still wish to take us,
We shall be guided and protected by
The wise ones in charge of us,
Who will encourage us and help us to live.

Knowing that the Earth is not our true home.
Allows our spirit and soul to roam freely and happily
Through space and time,
Without any shadow of a doubt that
The loving arms of the Great Father/Mother of all life
Are surrounding us and keeping us safe.
These parents do not wish to restrict any of
Its children of the Earth and tie them forever
To such a lowly existence,
When quite the opposite is true.

A high and holy destiny awaits each and every one of us.
Step by step the Universe has always been trying to lift us
Beyond the horizons of our understanding.
And whenever someone stays with one particular
Way of living for too long,
Their spirit and soul stagnate and begin to yearn for
Different kinds of learning.
This, however, can only be found
In new adventures and explorations.

The awareness that there really is no death,
That life is eternal and without beginning or end,
Makes it easier to respond to life’s demands,
When our time for moving on
Into different dimensions of life has come.
It turns the hour of our departure from the physical plane of life
Into an occasion of gladness and enjoyment about
Our rebirth into the world of light and
The approach of studies of a more elevated kind.

But even before it comes to this,
The realisation that in truth life’s call
For all human beings will never end
Fills our whole being with good cheer.
It enables us to cheerfully say good-bye,
Whenever the need for it arises.
Having found healing and peace
In the conscious awareness of
Our oneness with God, the Angels and all life,
Willingly and peacefully we shall
Forever move forwards and upwards
On the evolutionary spiral of life.

‘Stufen’ by Hermann Hesse
Freely translated by Aquarius


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http://www.raysofwisdom.com/
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Old July 13th, 2020, 07:46
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The Best Is Yet To Be



The best is never over,
The best has never gone.
There’s always something beautiful
That keeps us marching on.

There is a compensation
For every cross we have to bear,
And a secret consolation,
Always waits for us somewhere.

Every end is a new beginning
And as one day we’ll surely see,
The best is never over,
The best is yet to be.

And because the law of life
Is love and evolution,
With evolution based on love,
That is by no means an empty promise
For every human being and our whole world,
Especially not when it comes to bringing
The pandemic 2019/2020 to is natural
Happy ending and that very surprisingly
And quite soon!

Created by Anon.
Edited by Aquarius
Updated July 2020

Recommended Reading:
‘The New Golden Age’
‘Building Our New World’
‘Past, Present And Future’
‘The Future Of Humankind’
‘All Things Are Possible’
‘My Dream Of Humankind’s Future’
‘Hold Your World’
‘Healing The Earth’
‘Mother Earth’
• ‘Sharing Your Gifts’

From ‘Words Of Hope And Encouragement’

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You, with your own vision – and I, with my insight.

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Old July 14th, 2020, 07:59
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Happiness



Every human being has the birthright to
Find a measure of happiness in earthly life.
But what is happiness?
For me it is knowing who I am,
Where I come from and am going to,
That my life fulfils a higher purpose
And this gives my life meaning and direction.

My happiness consists of the awareness
That every one of the trials and tribulations
I had to endure were not inflicted upon me
By an uncaring and vengeful fate,
A force over which I have no control,
That can neither be seen nor understood,
When in truth everything was caused by me,
Through negative thinking and behaviour patterns
Of previous lifetimes.

Knowing that there is a great plan of life and
A smaller plan within it for every human being,
That all these plans have always been
Unfolding as they should and
Forever will continue to do so;
That the things that ever happened in our world
Have always been but passing phases
Of Mother Earth’s evolution and ours;
And that a high and holy destiny.
Awaits every one of us and our world,
That is my happiness.

My happiness consists of knowing that
The whole of Creation has always and
Forever will be ruled by God’s Universal laws
Of love and evolution.
And because evolution is based on love,
Our world will not forever be ruled
By the greed of those who think that
They are working in great secrecy
Behind the scenes, when in truth
Their intentions are clearly visible
To the wise ones in charge of us and our world.
They do not wish us to get stuck in the past,
That’s why they are helping us to transmute
Our world’s harmless influences into beneficial ones
That strengthen and heal the immune systems
Of those who are in need of it.
That’s my happiness.
What more could anyone wish for?

Updated July 2020

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