Controlling thoughts through critical true valuation

One of the requirements of acquiring control over thoughts is to become fully conscious of what they are. They have to be attended to […]

“You can control actions”

When Bill drove Baba to the theater on this occasion, he was worried about his thoughts. Baba knew his mind and comforted him,

“Don’t […]

Spend sanskaras through thoughts but not through actions

[Speaking to Swami Krishnaji, Baba said: ]

…but you should not succumb to temptations. I do not […]

“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, […]

Purifying the heart (6/7): The fire of divine love alone can destroy all impressions

“It is better to feel angry sometimes than […]

Purifying the heart (5/7): Leave thoughts alone, maintain a constant vigil over actions

“The best way to cleanse the heart and […]

The “dark spiritual night” (1/5) – Let the thoughts come and go

 

[This series contains a wonderful discourse Beloved Baba has given on the surge of thoughts and how to handle them]

A […]

Let disturbing thoughts come and go

 

Question: I have been trying so hard to bring the mind to a state of coma, but the rush of thoughts […]