The first step in spirituality

Remember that the first step in spirituality is not to speak ill of others. All human beings have weaknesses and faults. Yet […]


Do not criticize. The habit of criticizing our fellow beings is a bad one. At the back of it often lies self-righteousness, […]

“How can we retain contact with the Avatar constantly?”

Narayana Rao asked, “How can we retain contact with the Avatar constantly?”

In response, Baba clarified:

He means that now that Baba […]

Beware of anger!

At their weekly Thursday tea at the Family Quarters, Baba warned the mandali:

Beware of anger! The anger of a Sadguru is beneficial to […]

Act without caring for results

On the 25th, Baba spoke about taking action without caring about the results, referring in particular to Gandhi:

Even a great soul like Gandhi […]

Who is an atheist?

People of all beliefs were introduced to Meher Baba. Kumar brought an atheist to whom Baba stated:

Everyone is an atheist until he finds […]

Removing ‘the dirty water’ within us



There was a small tank-like pond in the Prem Basera compound, but no pipeline to fill it. Men were […]

Moral and spiritual progress alongside material progress

On Sunday, 15 December 1968, Dr. Grant came to Meherazad at 7:30 A.M. from Poona with his nurse, and gave Baba a blood transfusion […]

Avatar establishes contact between persons and places

“When a Master or Avatar moves from one place to another, he wants and establishes contact between persons and places. And while he does […]

What is real spirituality?

On January 27, during darshan at the Links, a new visitor asked Baba, “What is real spirituality?”