What matters is your heart

The prayer that God hears is the prayer of the heart, that raising of the heart, that suffering of the heart — that is […]

“I feel shy of strangers!”

And who are the strangers? Wants, desires, thoughts!

They are all so compressed within you that they leave no room for God the Beloved, […]

Moods feed the ego-life

 

Baba, while tolerant of our various moods, understanding their causes (frustration, jealousy, inferiority complexes) as a result of sanskaras left over from past […]

“Do everything, but don’t worry”

Why worry?! Worry is unnecessary. Necessary worry is not good, but unnecessary worry is madness. If I say: “Be happy!” be happy at once! […]

The power of faith cured patients

The story Baba narrated about Baidul was:

Baidul was the doctor of his village in Persia. He would boil garlic in […]

Happiness through self-forgetful love

 

True happiness begins when a man learns the art of right adjustment to other persons, and right adjustment involves self-forgetfulness and love. Hence […]

The eternal NOW!

[Baba pointed to a particular man.] Once, you were a child. Now, you have grown up to be a man. Between childhood and manhood […]