“Your love for me will help you to surrender these desires”

Baba had once stated: “Words that proceed from the Source of Truth have real meaning …” And direct from the Source came the following […]

Baba’s method of pulling us out of maya – Nilu and marriage

Baba narrated another incident about Nilu to Donkin:

When Nilu first came to me, I inquired about him getting married. He wanted […]

Baba’s method of pulling us out of maya – Nilu and the cow dung story

 

Donkin had escorted her (Rano) in the tonga, and on the way back he bought some toffees for the mandali.

When they got […]

Consider Other’s wealth as stone

ON JUNE 13th, looking at Kishan Singh, Baba quoted this verse from Tulsidas on his alphabet board:

“Consider others’ wealth as stone, […]

One must try to live the life that Christ lived

 

Certain Swiss people were invited for interviews or to ask questions before Baba. On July 9th, during his interview, Walter’s brother Oscar asked, […]

Mind is a good servant, but a bad master

Once during his visits, while sitting under the trees in the garden, he explained about the mind:

Mind is a good servant, but a […]

Needs vs wants

Someone asked, “How can we differentiate between needs and wants? Some claim, ‘I need all I want.’ What is the difference?”

Baba spelled out […]

Man wavers driven by thoughts and desires

The difference between God and man is more than between heaven and earth. Man is bound by cravings and desires. You eat and drink, […]

Simple life means a life of desirelessness

Meher Baba’s painting by Julian Lamar, 1932*

One day, explaining to Cath about leading a “simple” life, Baba observed:

People always make […]

‘Get thee behind me, Satan!’

 

 

Thereafter, all the men [the Japwalas, the men who were asked by Baba to repeat God’s names during the Fiery life] were […]