Sipping Moonlight: Poems from a Forest Path

Poetry has been the language of devotion for as long as we have bowed our heads to the Divine. In keeping with this ancient tradition, Sipping Moonlight: Poems from a Forest Path by Uma-parvathinath invites us into the author’s sadhana and meditations and shares her intimate encounters with the Divine Mother. In turns diary, spiritual roadmap, treatise on the transcendental power of nature, and transmission from the Divine Feminine Herself, this collection of poems will draw you closer to the Divine in all Her forms – including yourself.

Maa Parvathi's first published book of poetry is available here for purchase and immediate download.  As poems are meant to be read out loud, with the purchase of this digital copy you will also receive downloadable audio tracks of Maa reading each poem and you will have access to the E-book version.

Listen to one of the poems below.

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Sipping Moonlight is a collection of 37 poems across 96 pages adorned with photos from the mountains and forest where Maa practices sadhana and meditation. 
Each poem is encoded with the Mother in Her form of Tripura Sundari, Shyama, MahaYogini, or the sacred all around us – the damp leaves of the forest floor, the crystalline breath of winter, ancient lichen, and moss as thick and plush as velvet. 
Be still,” She whispers. “And listen... 
The beauty and wisdom that flow through these pages are available for everyone; there are no restrictions or course requirements to receive these subtle and powerful teachings transmitted through poetic expression.  
Poems are meant to be read aloud, so if you like you can share this email and link with your community.   
The physical copy of the book (vs. the pdf offered here) is available and can be ordered here. Sipping Moonlight Book 
No matter which format you choose (and some of you are choosing both!), Sipping Moonlight is accessible. It is designed to be shared and appropriate for everyone. The poems can be appreciated equally for their literary beauty and for the divine rasa woven through them. 
Please feel free to contact [email protected] should you need help ordering or have further inquiries. 

Spending time experiencing these poems — gems of pure beauty and wisdom — is like being immersed and washed clean by blissful nectar. They transport… and act as a mirror so that we might see ourselves as Her. And to receive them in Maa’s voice is a gift beyond measure. Thank you.

“These poems are filled with light, and the book is so beautiful. It’s so wonderful to sink into them.” 

“I actually can feel the love of the Divine Mother while reading these poems.”