Spend sanskaras through thoughts but not through actions

[Speaking to Swami Krishnaji, Baba said: ]

…but you should not succumb to temptations. I do not mean you could escape them, but […]

The play of life

On the 5th, Baba urged the mandali never to fear illusion and gave them this simile:

Take, for example, a movie in which the […]

“To surrender is not as difficult as people think”

On Thursday, 5 January 1939, Keki Bajan again came with his family to see Baba. Explaining to them about surrender and grace, […]

“By surrendering to me both his good and bad, anyone can be free”

 

 

Baba embraced them and asked Dedolchow about his difficulties, and he described the rigors of life at sea as a merchant marine. […]

“The mind must be kept engaged in service to others”

 

 

Most of the mandali at this time were young men, and Baba spent two hours that day explaining to them […]

Train your mind to pass over thoughts

 

It is normal to have bad thoughts; so long as you do not interpret them into actions, you thereby get an opportunity to […]

Sanskaras – Not just stopped but need to be rooted-out

Mustaches ought not merely to be shaved and cut as we do time after time, but actually stripped off once and for all, since […]

A Secret Explained – Part-2 (Final)

IN JUST THE SAME WAY, SHRI PROCEEDED TO GIVE HIS MANDALI THE EXPERIENCE OF INNER HEARING, TOGETHER WITH AN EXPLANATION. FIRST, HE […]

A Secret Explained – Part-1

 

 

ALL WERE INSTRUCTED TO CLOSE THEIR EYES FOR A SHORT TIME; AFTER THREE OR FOUR MINUTES HAD PASSED, THEY WERE ORDERED TO […]

“Strive on and on”

 

Question: Then if this prize is sure of attainment for everyone, why strive for it? It will come of itself.

Answer: […]