Opposition helps

An artist, a very fine man and much interested.

Q. Explains that he has waited for this meeting. He has encountered opposition […]

“Think much of others, and very little of yourself”

[Personal Interviews with Baba: A woman who just looks at Baba.]

After a time of silence, Baba says: In reality, from the spiritual viewpoint, […]

Bringing the best out of you

[Personal Interviews with Baba: A woman with her son, an actor]

Q. How can one achieve one’s ambition ? He (pointing to […]

Truth is infinitely simple

When Baba had boarded the Circassia, he had glanced at the other passengers and remarked to Norina, “One sincere soul will be […]

As long as the ‘link’ with Baba is maintained we are safe

Baba in a train in Andhra Darshan tour, 1953

Bandili B. Bapiraju related several of his miraculous experiences, saying they were sufficient […]

Simple life means a life of desirelessness

Meher Baba’s painting by Julian Lamar, 1932*

One day, explaining to Cath about leading a “simple” life, Baba observed:

People always make […]

The difference between the state of a majzoob, Perfect Master, and an ordinary man

In explaining the difference between the state of a majzoob, Perfect Master, and an ordinary man, Baba gave this simile:

For example, […]

Rewards in proportion to their love, service and faith and honesty

On May 21st, according to his wish, Eruch read out the names of the departed ones as he had done in Meherazad in November, […]

The only solution to escape from the powerful maya is to hold on to His feet tightly

People say that God created Maya, but that is not so. For example, take the hair on the head. The hair is Maya and […]

“Drive Maya away as soon and as forcibly as you would drive away a rabid dog!”

On 30 June, explaining to the mandali about maya, Baba expounded:

God as Ishwar uses maya and her attributes to conduct the affairs […]