‘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 […]

Material and physical pleasures impede our progress – Part 2 (Final)

It was a moonlit night, and all got very drunk. Dawn began breaking over the horizon and the Master said, “Oh, it is morning […]

Material and physical pleasures impede our progress – Part 1

 

After their return from the river, Baba said, “While we were on the boat I remembered a story about a Perfect Master.” All […]

Likes and dislikes are both desires

Food always seemed to be a sharp point of contention, especially now that there were both Easterners and Westerners living together, sharing the same […]

20130616 – 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 […]

20130615 – There is no freedom as long as desires persist

While staying in Harvan, Baba explained to the mandali about freedom from desires:

As long as a person is not free […]

20130317 – Do not want anything and be happy

 

Eruch continued speaking as Baba gestured*:

Baba says when he goes out to contact masts in India, the God of Love meets the […]

20130123 – People suffer because they love the impossible!

Later that evening a poor man from Malabar in southern India came to see Baba. The following conversation took place:

Baba asked, “Do you have […]

20121117 – Blessings of a Perfect Master

 

Once a stranger came to Manzil-e-Meem and narrated his long list of problems to Meher Baba. He begged Baba to bless him, and […]

04 Aug 2012 – Do you want me or my blessings?

DURING THIS PERIOD, one of the men would escort Baba back and forth between Grafton and Rosewood bungalows, holding an umbrella over his head. One […]