The eclipse is purely an astronomical phenomenon

Question: The astronomical phenomena, the eclipse of the moon or the sun, visibly stir the Hindu world into great religious activity. Why is such […]

“Only selfless love and universal brotherhood can bring happiness”

[A reporter from the Associated Press came to interview Baba]

“Will your Holiness kindly give me a […]

The three important factors that are characteristic of the state of Perfection

Question: For an aspirant to the Path in search of a Master, is there any infallible method of recognizing a Perfect Master?

Answer: “Spiritual […]

Science and higher planes

Question: Will material science, in the near or remote future, be able to probe into subtle and higher planes? At the present rate of […]

What sound is like in the higher planes

Question: Can some idea be had of what sound is like from the higher planes? Does it in any way differ in intensity of […]

The planes of consciousness

Question: Is the “consciousness” we are aware of in the human form the same in all the spiritual planes?

Answer: “The unfoldment of consciousness […]

The inner spirit should remain free from the burden of desires

Meher Baba defines “spirituality” as: “that which makes man more human. It is a positive attribute of realizing all that is good and noble […]

Significance of Avatar’s activities

Question: In the presence of a spiritual Master, what is the propriety and significance of worldly activities, such as schools, hospitals, asylums, etc., which […]

The exterior and interior work of the Avatar

Question: What is the difference between the exterior and interior work of the Avatar?

Answer: “His interior work is executed for the good of […]

God Is as Near to You as Your Own Shadow— and as Difficult to Grasp

Look at your own shadow. It seems so near to you: indeed, you cannot separate it from yourself. In the […]