Excerpted from the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna p.133
The Master Said:
"Do you know how a lover of God feels? His attitude is:
'O God, Thou art the Master, and I am Thy servant.
Thou art the Mother, and I am Thy child.' Or again:
'Thou art my Father and Mother. Thou art the Whole,
and I am a part.' He doesn't like to say, 'I am Brahman'"
om tat sat
~~~~~~om shanthi om ~~~~~~
This is a reasonably accurate representation of my home shrine, of more than thirty-five years: