Love holds the key,  not rituals and ceremonies


Just a week before, on 9 May, Baba had told another person:

… Darshan has no connection whatsoever with rites, rituals, dogmas and […]

“Unless you free yourselves from the bindings of ceremonies and begin to love God,… you can never, never know Truth”

Monday morning, 16 May 1960, was fixed for the occasion, and on that day lovers from Bombay, Poona and other places assembled in […]

The four states of Ram (God) – Part 2 (Final)


The Ever-Conscious Paramatma of this fourth state, who comes down on this gross plane age after age when Maya is at its height, […]

The four states of Ram (God) – Part 1

… but do you know who Ram was?

[Ramdas] Chaurasia replied, “I only know that he is the Ancient One and is born on […]

Three Types Seekers – Explained with an Example

[Continuation of the yesterday’s post]

Walking between the two groups seated in the hall on opposite sides, Baba continued:

Take this as […]

Three Types Seekers

There are three types of seekers.

The first type says that God is within him and he has to see God within. “I must […]

How can you annihilate your own self? – Hold fast to Baba’s daaman

On the spiritual path, the only sin is hypocrisy. Be honest. You yourself are the veil. Realization is simple, but you yourself make […]

How can you annihilate your own self? – “Surrender your ego to me”

One day a distinguished looking man came to garland and bow down to Baba. He said, “I have read God Speaks so many […]

How will you get rid of this false self?

Continuing on the subject of honesty, one day Baba gave this discourse:

Absolute honesty is essential in one’s search for God – for Truth. […]

How can I be honest?


“How can I be honest?” one of the visitors asked.

[First,] become honest with yourself. There should not be the slightest tinge of […]