The light of my Guru indeed "lights up all like the sun." I have seen her light illumine the hearts of seekers of every age, nationality, and background. In my own life her light has illumined, directly or indirectly, all the people in my world—even those who don't even know I have a Guru. The light of her compassion has taught me compassion for family members and colleagues from whom I once felt separate. The light of her generosity has taught me how to share my gifts and myself far more freely with others. The light of her wisdom has illumined my path in innumerable ways, both visible and invisible, thereby empowering me to be of service to others on their
In short, whenever I am most aligned with myself as
the Self, I know that this is possible only because I have been blessed to have that rarest of Gurus: one "who lights up all like the sun."
a Siddha Yogi from Illinois, USA