“I want all my lovers to guard against maya’s tricks and hold firmly on to my daaman”

Applying the analogy [of sun and shadow]* to yourself as an individual, when you turn your face toward the sun [God], your shadow […]

“The only thing that maya cannot go against is my work, because maya itself is the means of bringing about the results of my work”

Maya, the Master Showman who displays things that do not really exist, will perform its master trick of making everything, including my health, body, […]

“The easiest way is to hold on to my daaman”

On one of the walls in the room hung a wooden board on which was written the Marathi verse of Tukaram’s about beating […]

“Better than your being with me is my being with you!”

Prem and Girja Khilnani came to see Baba on the 18th at 5:30 P.M. They expressed their disappointment over not being able to […]

“Whatever happens to one, it is always for one’s own good in the long run.”

Eruch and the other mandali kept up their correspondence at Guruprasad. To Elcha Mistry, who had just been fired from his job, Eruch wrote […]

“Any remark or criticism that does not hurt is good”

Innocent and fair criticism does not hurt and is good, but it is quite rare. What I mean by talking ill of others is […]

“The meaning of remaining attached to me is …”

Back in Dehra Dun, while conversing with the mandali one day, Baba explained to Kishan Singh, using the metaphor of a train: “To […]

Trust God completely

Beloved Baba, The Mother and the Father in one

“A child’s trust in his mother is complete because he leaves […]

“Repeat my name every second, every moment!”

Baba stressed the importance of constantly taking his name:

Repeat my name every second, every moment! If it becomes so natural in your subconscious, […]

“Criticism is in everyone’s blood, and it is real self-control not to indulge in it”

It is most difficult not to backbite. Still, the more you try, the more you help me. It is very easy to say that […]