Shanti chant as “The Peace which passeth understanding”

The meaning of shanti

Shanti, Santhi or Shanthi (from Sanskrit शान्तिः śāntiḥ; √ शम śam: ‘be calm’) means peace, rest, calmness, tranquility, or bliss.

The poet T. S. Eliot, in his poem The Waste Land (where he spelled it Shantih) translated it as “The Peace which passeth understanding”

Is there enough Silence for the Word…

“Is there enough Silence for the Word to be heard?” T.S. Eliot asks in his poem ‘Ash Wednesday’.

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We shall not cease from exploration and the…

We shall not cease from exploration; and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time T.S. Eliot