Mind is a good servant, but a bad master

Once during his visits, while sitting under the trees in the garden, he explained about the mind:

Mind is a good servant, but a […]

Needs vs wants

Someone asked, “How can we differentiate between needs and wants? Some claim, ‘I need all I want.’ What is the difference?”

Baba spelled out […]

The need to control mind

Everything depends on the mind. The mind feeds on happiness and misery. The world is really a dream. Happiness and sorrow are plays of […]

“You must stick as close as you can to me”

While browsing through Bili Eaton’s archives, I came across this deeply meaningful paragraph in a letter that Meher Baba’s sister Mani S. Irani wrote […]

“But try to hang on”

When Ivy Duce and her Sufi group had their interview in the Lagoon Cabin, Baba reiterated how they must hang on to his daaman, […]

What punishment is meted out to those who break the laws of God?

 

… They reached Visapur railway station, where Baba distributed sweets to the children and then to the teachers and mandali. They went to […]

“The more you indulge in maya, the more you want to get involved in it.”

Afterwards the discussion drifted to the workings of maya. At one point, Baba explained,

“Maya can be compared to ringworm on one’s skin. The […]

Maya awaits the opportunity to use your weaknesses

Knowing my love for you, Maya awaits the opportunity to use your weaknesses. The moment you neglect my instructions, Maya’s purpose is served. I […]

Proximity and intimacy with Baba brings out sanskaras like sparks

 

 

Continuing, Baba explained, “As you all become more intimate with me, with opportunities to come closer to me, all that is good […]

To touch the hearts

 

ON SATURDAY, May 17th, an open-house darshan program was held in the Barn from 7 A.M. to 7 P.M. Almost seven hundred people […]