Don’t do anything half-heartedly

At another time he (Baba) said to the mandali:

“In whatever you undertake, throw your whole heart and mind sincerely into it. […]

Surrender requires pure heart and empty mind

Baba asked, “What do you most desire?”

Shalig Ram answered sincerely, “To surrender to you, Baba.”

Baba observed:

No one knows how to surrender […]

Judgment of the heart should be given preference

The next morning, Baba asked Jean in detail about the Harmon house, and she placed before him all the difficulties they had passed through […]

“I will give it (grace) at the right time.”

Baba then stated: “Experience is not the Goal; having visions is not the Goal. Union with God is the Goal. In order to attain […]

Life’s struggle

All life is an effort to attain freedom from self-created entanglement.

It is a desperate struggle

to undo what has been done under ignorance, […]

Love of woman and God

A man loves a woman who is living in a distant place. His love causes him to be thinking of her all […]

Regarding Sanskaras – Part-2/2

Or to evoke still another figure: suppose you hold an umbrella over your head and then proceed to shout aloud, “Oh, where […]

Regarding Sanskaras – Part-1/2

Sanskaras pose the greatest of hindrances to progress on the path. A huge heap of sanskaras stands behind every soul, and a […]

Bhakti, Karma, and Jnan Marg – Part-2/2

He who advances by the karma marg proceeds along the same basic lines as delineated above, with one difference: on the astral […]

Bhakti, Karma, and Jnan Marg – Part-1/2

At 2 p.m. Shri called the mandali and inquired, “Which is worst jail in India?” Some replied, Sabarmati in Gujarat, others said […]