“To attain union is so impossibly difficult because it is impossible to become what you already are!”

 

On 31 August, Baba dictated two more discourses, the first on “The Lover and the Beloved”

God is love. And Love must love. […]

“It needs cycles after cycles for just one advanced soul to realize God” – Part 3 (Final)

Baba pointed to one of his lovers named Soman.

For example, you are called Soman. In the experience of final fana you […]

“It needs cycles after cycles for just one advanced soul to realize God” – Part 2

One who sees the Sat [Real] is a sant. The saint on the sixth plane of consciousness sees God face-to-face. Such an experience is […]

“It needs cycles after cycles for just one advanced soul to realize God” – Part 1

At about 5:15 P.M., the card game was stopped, and Baba gave this explanation about fana, baqa and the Sadguru or Qutub’s state. He […]

The Lover and the Beloved

God is love. And Love must love. And to love there must be a Beloved. But since God is Existence infinite and eternal there […]

“Although I am with you and within you all, you travel far and wide to find me”

One retired judge had been on a pilgrimage to Badri Narayan, a sacred Hindu shrine in the Himalayas. As he told Baba about his […]

“Each one can perceive my glory according to his own capacity”

 

 

The open darshan began on Monday, 15 May 1961, at 4:30 P.M. and lovers from all over India streamed in to take […]

“Mind is always caught by some sort of attachment”

On 10 May, Baba was in a happy mood again when Rustom and Sohrab, along with their servant Narya, enacted a humorous skit about […]

Illusion and the soul’s apparent bondage

 

On Sunday, 18 September 1960, Baba explained how the world is a prison:

The whole world is a prison, for the Soul experiences […]

“Do not seek material pleasure and you will find the spiritual treasure”

“Seek and you shall find” has become such a commonplace slogan that spiritual aspirants have begun to wonder what it means.

To them I […]