“They are old friends in new guises”

Darshan ay Dehra Dun, 1853

Many people said that they felt that they had met Meher Baba before. When asked, Baba replied:

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Mind creates innumerable worlds of worries by imagining divisions

One afternoon Baba permitted the mayor of Poona to come with his two predecessors. Baba explained to them about maya:

God alone exists as […]

The Real Companion

“Always remember one thing. All your relations in the world—your father, mother, brothers, sisters, and friends—are only your companions for the time […]

Death and Sanskaras

While conversing with the mandali later that same day, Baba observed:

Why do you suffer from loss of memory? When someone receives […]

Ego’s tricky nature – Part 4 (Final)

Baba concluded, “God alone exists.”

The Shastri said, “If it is so, from where does ignorance creep in?”

Baba explained:

God is […]

Ego’s tricky nature – Part 3

“Has not the God-realized One an ego?” asked the Shastri.

Baba replied:

He has. But the ego of the God-realized is […]

Ego’s tricky nature – Part 2

[Baba continued]

Deshmukh, if I say: “You are a wonderful person,” you will be at once tickled. But you will express it by saying: […]

Ego’s tricky nature – Part 1

On the 18th, a Shastri (Hindu priest) bowed to Baba and then sat down near his chair. He had also come the previous day […]

Always be cheerful

If you don’t want to be old before you really ought to be old, be cheerful in thought, word, deed and appearance – most […]

Real Choice

The ego-mind feels and exercises its limited and illusory freedom when it chooses to succumb to one impressional disposition rather than another. […]