Difference between true service and service in the worldly sense

 

This incident occurred in my life with Baba, and it shows the difference between true service and service in the worldly sense.

During […]

Honest and silent love

 

“We have to love Him silently and honestly even in our everyday walk of life. The least show of our love keeps God […]

Prayer as Inner Approach – Part 4 (Final)

 

The ritualistic and repetitive expressions of prayer do not and cannot do justice to the innermost essence of prayer, which is adoring love […]

Prayer as Inner Approach – Part 3

The ideal prayer to the Lord is nothing more than spontaneous praise of His being. You praise Him, not in the spirit of bargain […]

Prayer as Inner Approach – Part 2

The masters have sometimes followed external disciplines including prayers and have set an example of humility and readiness to learn from others. Thus Mohammed […]

Prayer as Inner Approach – Part 1

For most persons, the outer ceremonies and rituals prevalent in the diverse religions are the established approach to God and Divinity. They are regarded […]

Analogy of a water-diviner

Giving an analogy of a water-diviner (a person who locates where a well should be dug), Baba said:

There are five types […]

Only the Sadguru can change the course of a person’s destiny

 

Amplifying this point, Baba continued:

In fact, there is nothing such as happiness and misery, virtue and vice, or good and […]

Ways to overcome ones weaknesses

Q. Could you show us some means to overcome our weaknesses and faults?

Baba: By selfless service, devotion and love. By utilizing our best […]

The progression

Someone else asked, “But how do we earn that opportunity (of meeting a Perfect Master)? All of us cannot think of God and […]