Leaving everything to Him: “Baba, your will is my will”

Adarsh Khare said, “I want such love whereby I can really see you.”

Baba replied, “For such love, my grace is required.

If showered spontaneously and of my own accord, it is like nectar. If asked for, it is like plain water. If anyone insists on it, it proves like poison.

So, just go […]

Love can be awakened by constantly thinking of the Master

On Tuesday, 1 May 1928, Baba concluded a discourse with the boys on Union with God, by stating, “In the end, the lover, the Beloved, and love all become one.”

He then quoted a Persian couplet:

“The inmost core of my heart is so filled with the thought of my Beloved […]

“Bless Everything”

 

After further explanation [of spiritual planes], Baba’s dictation ended and he asked one of the group, “Is it clear?”

The person answered, “No. I get all confused when you discourse like this.”

Baba smiled, spelling out, “Love Baba! That is all you need to do. The fun of it all is you are […]

“People must give and then receive”

William Warner, a well-known author, asked Baba, “For a long time, I have been trying to find out the actual definition of love. Can you tell me what it is?”

Baba responded, “Love means a life of giving without expectation of receiving any reward.” Warner was impressed, and Baba continued, “People must give and […]

“Love can wipe away every weakness, every mistake” – Part 1

Margaret Scott saw Baba again the following morning at 10:40 A.M. At this meeting Margaret asked, “Why did you say yesterday that I have not changed?”

Baba replied: “You loved me when you last saw me, and you love me now, so you have not changed. You thought I meant you have not tried, […]

Divine Grace leads to Pure Love – Part 2 (Final)

Yogis in the Himalayas with their long eyelashes and beards meditating for years, sitting in samadhi, they have not this love. It is so precious. The mother dies for her child – a supreme sacrifice – yet it is not love. Heroes die for their country, but that is not love.

You can only […]

Divine Grace leads to Pure Love – Part 1

Baba stayed in Nasik for a few days, and on the morning of 28 May before breakfast, he delivered this discourse on love (which Nadine wrote down):

What is love? To give and never to ask. What leads to this love? Grace. What leads to this grace? Grace is not […]

This is not a matter of just whitewashing the mind

A large darshan of mostly Bombay, Poona and Ahmednagar lovers was held on Sunday, 3 April 1960 from 8:00 A.M. until noon. Abdul Karim, a professor of Persian at Ahmednagar College, had come in Baba’s contact through Bhagirath. Baba asked the professor what he had eaten for breakfast and lunch. The professor enumerated a […]

The Dynamics of Love

On Tuesday, 14 November 1944, Baba left at ten in the morning to give darshan at the Theosophical Society in Nagpur. The secretary of the organization read out Baba’s message, The Dynamics of Love. The following is an excerpt:

True love is very different from the evanescent outburst of indulgent emotionalism or the enervating […]

Personal effort required for complete manifestation of the Divine spark of love

Baba: “Some time ago, I had implanted a spark of Love in the hearts of some of the boys as well as in a few amongst the elder disciples, which makes you see this surprising result these days. With a mere touch, or a look, Saints can give indescribable thrills and novel experiences to […]