“The best is not to ask for anything” – part 3

In response to my call to one and all to leave all and come to me, some have come. A few have responded for the sake of spiritual enlightenment, others to gain peace and escape from worldly strife and entanglements, while a few have come through their love for me to find me as […]

“The best is not to ask for anything” – part 2

 

[Directions Given By Meher Baba for the November 1955 sahavas (Circular No. 25)] Contd…

If I am free to give as I wish, I must also remain free to take away as and when I deem it best, in any way and at any time. That also means that as and when I […]

“The best is not to ask for anything” – part 1

[Directions Given By Meher Baba, November 1955 sahavas (Circular No. 25)]

No one, and that also includes those who have come for the sahavas, should under any circumstances – either directly or indirectly – ask me for favors, rewards, money, jobs, health or other material things, not even for spiritual gain. The best is […]

Spontaneous remembrance of Baba with love is the real japa

The brigadier (Bhandari) asked, “Baba, I have heard that it is beneficial to repeat the divine name, but which name is best to repeat?”

“Do you love your wife?”

“Yes, Baba. I love her very much.”

“What would you do if she were staying far away from you?”

“I would remember her, of course.”

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It is my love that is reflected through you all

 

Addressing the group, Baba stated:

“It is I who love. No one loves me. It is my love that is reflected through you all. Were anyone to love me as I want to be loved, he would become me definitely.” –Lord Meher (First Ed), p4531

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Mind’s false ego – Part 5 (Final)

 

Tukaram was a Perfect Master. In one of his abhangs [verses of song] he has said:

“The Master, by his grace, can make the disciple like himself in no time.”

Here, someone may ask, “Why is there this long period of tests and trials? Why the delay in bestowing grace?” On […]

Mind’s false ego – Part 4

When the false ego is effaced, God manifests and plurality is merged in Unity forever.

This is the Real Experience. If such a One lives among man as Man and leads a life of God, he is called a Sadguru. He brings Unity into plurality. Try to get a glimpse of the Perfect Master’s […]

Mind’s false ego – Part 3

 

The other aspect of the ego is still more subtle. It is connected with your so-called inalienable identification with the body and mind. You feel that it is perfectly natural for you to say, “I am so-and-so. I see, I touch, I smell, I speak, I taste, I dream, I sleep, I am […]

Mind’s false ego – Part 2

 

The result will ever be that God was ever before the time you can imagine. How can you succeed to bring God, Who is beyond time, into the bounds of time? To experience the timeless experience of being God the Infinite, patience and impatience are necessary. How can this be achieved? The first […]

Mind’s false ego – Part 1

 

The subject of the mind’s false ego came up again when L. Neurgaonkar, an engineer of the Poona municipality, saw Baba that day. He was a learned and religious man, and Baba explained to him:

You have read much of spiritual literature. You are well-known for your lucid expositions. Spiritual understanding takes one […]