21 Oct 2012 – New Life means ‘Absolute Renunciation’

 

Meher Baba with companions going for begging at Dr Nath’s house in Benares

 

 

“Hopelessness means renunciation of all hopes. “Aimlessness means renunciation of all aims. “Helplessness means renunciation of all help. “No master, no disciple, means renunciation of spirituality. And the New Life I have in mind eventually means […]

20 Oct 2012 – What is the New Life? (final part)

 

(continued from previous episode)

 

Two more years slipped by and then the telegram came “Leave all and come to me.”

At once the young man left his home and went straight to Baba.

“This time, I won’t send you back”, Baba reassured him. “Now you should stay here with me. Forget your […]

19 Oct 2012 – What is the New Life? (part-3)

(continuing from previous episode)

Out of his obedience to Baba and in fulfillment of the responsibility that his Master had assigned to him, the young man continued to live with his family, keeping Baba’s injunctions in mind, and every day he waited for the telegram that would release him from his worldly bondage and allow […]

18 Oct 2012 – What is the New Life? (Part-2)

(continuing from last episode)

 

“What have you renounced?” Baba asked.

“My wife, children, house, job everything. I have renounced everything. The world is dead to me.” The young man spoke with real sincerity, and it seemed clear to the mandali that among the many so-called seekers who had presented themselves to Beloved Baba, this […]

17 Oct 2012 – What is the New Life? (Part-1)

Interpretations of various Aspects of the New Life

by Bhau Kalchuri

What is the New Life? When the search for God begins, we leave our old life behind and seek a new life. But the search for God is not an easy matter. Therefore, each time the Avatar comes, He […]

16 Oct 2012 – The New Life is endless!

 

AFTER BREAKFAST on Monday, February 20th, 1950, Baba called the companions, and again explained in detail the implications and importance of the conditions. The entire day was spent in discussing and repeating the conditions of the various plans. A list of all the conditions was made, and Baba dictated the following:

But this […]

13 Oct 2012 – How Eruch joined Baba’s mandali

 

Eruch Jessawala reading out Baba’s message from the alphabet board

(Eruch Jessawala 13 Oct 1916 – 31 Aug 2001)

 

Eruch narrating about how he joined Baba’s mandali:

HAVING BEEN BORN into a Zoroastrian family, I was brought up by my parents on the ancient Zoroastrian precepts of good […]

12 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] Honesty is the light on the inner path

Honesty is the keynote to Divinity. He who can love God honestly can lose himself in God, and find himself as God.

 

There is no more ready means by which the first outlines of the inner self can be known than through complete honesty. Honesty with one’s […]

11 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] For relief from suffering – Live honestly, act honestly, think honestly

 

At 2:25 P.M. Baba spelt on the alphabet board for one of the persons at the darshan:

“God is equally within us all, and we must love Him and realize Him. Then all our suffering comes to an end. For that experience, we must love Him, and this love can be expressed in […]

10 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] Hypocrisy spoils Baba’s work

ON MAY 17th, about two hundred people from Andhra arrived in Poona to spend the weekend in Poona and absorb the presence of Baba. The first day a discussion took place in Guruprasad as to how work in Meher Baba’s name should be done at the many Centers in Andhra. Adi Sr. was also present […]