20130328 – The greatest need of humanity today is love

 

At one point, Baba also dictated this message for public distribution:

The greatest need of humanity today is love – love divine, which is pure and selfless, which awakens man to the proper sense and understanding of his real duty in life:

– to find true happiness in giving, not receiving, […]

20130327 – Bravery and strength overcome all difficulties

Maliya Rudhyar, the astrologer Dane Rudhyar’s wife, was touring India and came to Nasik on March 31. The Rudhyars had met Baba in Boston in 1931 and again in Hollywood in 1932. During Maliya’s meeting, Baba stated to her, “Bravery and strength overcome all difficulties. Be firm, do not despair and keep longing.

“It […]

20130326 – Hold fast to my feet and I will lead you on the path to Realization

A stone remains unmoved under any circumstances; you may kick it, spit on it or worship it, but all these things have no effect upon it. As long as you do not disregard your likes and dislikes, and as long as you do not become indifferent to being kicked, spat upon, slandered and ridiculed, […]

20130323 – Transformation of a notorious criminal Satya Mang – Part 4 (final)

Boman B. Irani was married to Baily’s sister Tehmina. Boman became a disciple of Meher Baba, and he and his family had been staying at Meherabad since 1925. During one period, the Bomanji family was left alone in Meherabad. Boman became friendly with Satya Mang who helped the family a great deal. […]

20130322 – Transformation of a notorious criminal ‘Satya Mang’ – Part 3

Baba's Birthday, Nasik, 1937

 

Satya Mang held to his promise and remained faithful for some time, but again his hands began itching with the desire for stealing. He stealthily entered a house one night to rob it, and was about to steal a few valuable articles when he saw Baba […]

20130321 – Transformation of a notorious criminal ‘Satya Mang’ – Part 2

“Can’t you find another occupation other than robbing people? What are the rest of the people in the world doing? Do you mean to say that everyone in the world lives on stolen property?”

To make such statements to this dangerous criminal was unheard of, for even the police were terrified […]

20130320 – Transformation of a notorious criminal ‘Satya Mang’ – Part 1

Makan-e-khas, Meherabad

 

SATYA MANG, a notorious criminal of Ahmednagar district, happened to come to Meherabad with his gang for Baba’s darshan. He had come hoping that with the Master’s blessing, his chosen profession would continue to be lucrative and that he would not be apprehended.

When he arrived, Baba was talking with about […]

20130318 – Law makers won’t be law breakers

It had been cloudy for the previous few days and the sun had not shone. Baba wanted to rest but the bad weather seemingly affected him. He explained:

I have come here to rest. For me, rest means to stop my spiritual work completely. After so many years, today I wanted to permit myself […]

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 God-intoxicated. About seventy miles from Satara there is one mast called Dhondi Bua. Baba likes him very much. He is very healthy; he does not wear anything or want anything. […]

20130316 – Cleansing of the internal state can only be done by a Perfect Master

There are two states, internal and external, divided or separated by a mental curtain or veil. To purify the internal state is not in the hands of any mortal being. It is impossible without the help of a Sadguru. Therefore, unless a person comes across a Perfect Salik, or Sadguru, he should try his […]