The Everything and Nothing: “The law of the Nothing is in itself nothing!”

As soon as the Nothing manifests, God, who is independent and beyond law, gets Himself bound by law. Law of what? Of the […]

The Everything and Nothing: Nothing is opposite to Everything

He (God) goes on changing forms — at times man, at times woman, at times beautiful, at times ugly, sometimes rich, sometimes poor — […]

The Everything and Nothing: The shadow

The first imagination in Vedanta is called the lahar [whim]; by the Sufis it is called guman [fancy]. This first imagination was the first […]

“The object is only one: to become the Ocean!”

There are three states [after God-Realization]:

First: Either the body drops after God-realization or is retained with God-consciousness — this is the majzoob. […]

“You can control actions”

When Bill drove Baba to the theater on this occasion, he was worried about his thoughts. Baba knew his mind and comforted him,

“Don’t […]

“Make your heart my center”

Baba asked: “Now what do you understand when I tell you to make your hearts my centers?”

Answering himself, Baba stated: “The […]

Baba-work – “Live what you preach”

 

Live what you preach. Have 100 percent honesty or keep your mouths shut! The best judge as to whether you are honest and […]

“Pray from the heart by giving yourselves”

“Pray from the heart by giving yourselves. Just saying the words or being still, unless you are giving yourselves, is useless. It is the […]

“But this way it comes to me indirectly”

Bharucha sitting on the right side of Baba

Dr. [Hoshang] Bharucha was a staunch devotee of Godavri Mai and harbored some […]

“You are not alone. I am with you”

Will Backett embracing Baba, 1954

 

During the months following the death of his wife, Mary, Will Backett in London had found it difficult […]