20130515 – Avatar and Perfect Masters

Baba gave the following explanation to the mandali about the difference between the Avatar and the Perfect Masters:

Every God-Realized personality is perfect. However, those who come down and act as Masters – the Sadgurus and Avatar – come down with their minds universal and use divine powers to work for others. There is […]

20130514 – Nature of mind and Meditation – Part 3 (Final)

 

To bring my image before your mind’s eye, think of me in my various physical activities – going here and there, discoursing, giving darshan, kissing and embracing the boys, reclining on my seat, listening to records, et cetera. And while you will thus see me in my activities, an image will surely come […]

20130513 – Nature of mind and Meditation – Part 2

[ context: … Baba gathered all the Prem Ashram boys and asked whether they were having any problems meditating at night and early in the morning. Many replied that they were not, but Bhiwa began shedding tears and did not answer. Baba questioned him. After hesitating, Bhiwa answered, “While meditating, I don’t see your […]

20130512 – Nature of mind and Meditation – Part 1

One day at one-thirty, Baba gathered all the Prem Ashram boys and asked whether they were having any problems meditating at night and early in the morning. Many replied that they were not, but Bhiwa began shedding tears and did not answer. Baba questioned him. After hesitating, Bhiwa answered, “While meditating, I don’t see […]

20130511 – Head and heart balance

 

… Dastur shouted out his opinion with anger. Baba admonished him, “What you say is true, but your way of talking is not good.” Dastur lost his temper and flew into a rage, threatening to leave for Bombay. For some time Baba listened patiently and then replied, “If you want to go away […]

20130510 – Love and sacrifice go hand in hand

The light of love is not free from its fire of sacrifices. In fact, like heat and light, love and sacrifice go hand in hand. The true spirit of sacrifice that springs spontaneously does not and cannot reserve itself for particular objects and special occasions.

Just as it can never be too late […]

20130504 – Sadguru burns up the sanskaras

So I have been telling you: control your mind, live a pure and clean life, discard desires and follow a Master who is God-Realized. Then alone you will be safe. Following a Master does not mean giving up your religion. You should renounce the mind!

If you try to set green grass on fire, […]

20130502 – The easiest and shortest way to God-Realization is through the contact of a Sadguru – Part 2 (Final)

The Avatars and Perfect Masters carry their special disciples with them by express trains. To those individuals who are inclined toward devotion and service, the Masters have shown the path of selfless service and repetition of God’s name. And for the world at large, they have pointed to the path of observing rituals and […]

20130501 – The easiest and shortest way to God-Realization is through the contact of a Sadguru – Part 1

 

Baba explained about sahavas with a Master:

The easiest and shortest way to God-Realization is through the contact of a Sadguru, which means keeping the company, or sahavas, of such a Master, obeying him and serving him. This remedy is like a special express train which carries you straight to your destination.

The […]