Assertions and conditions in surrender indicate lack of faith

In July of 1936 Baba wrote [as part of His letter to His close Western lovers about their stay at Nasik]:

Whatever happens, […]

“Intuition comes from the heart”

The couple [Michael and Ann Kohanow] agreed, and Baba continued, explaining to them about intuition:

“When you feel something as intuition and have no […]

“Where there are five collected together, I am there”

Sam Cohen asked, “Suppose one feels that meditating by oneself is service? I like to visit the Monday group, but not all the time.”

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“Both the pleasures and pains of this world are ephemeral and short-lived”

When Ghani was preparing Baba’s bath around two o’clock that afternoon, the Master ordered chocolates from the market and distributed them among the […]

“Purity, impurity all disappear when love is one hundred percent”

Adele [Wolkin] met Baba at 10 A.M. that morning. To her Baba stated:

I know all you mean to say. I understand. Do not […]

The gradations and comparison with various educational degrees

The foremost and highest object in life is personally serving a Sadguru and complete surrenderance to him. There is nothing like it […]

“Only when the play of life finishes do we realize that this was all a dream”

On the 5th, Baba urged the mandali never to fear illusion and gave them this simile:

Take, for example, a movie in which the […]

“I believe in self-control, not in coercion”

Continuing, Baba spelled out:

“I believe in self-control, not in coercion. Coercion is based on oppression, and results in fear and hatred. Self-control requires […]

“Spiritual jealousy leads to advancement, while material jealousy leads to ruination”

Finding Kim doing Baba’s personal work and herself excluded from it, Minta took it so badly she quietly went up to the third floor […]

The difference between principle and practice

On this occasion, Baba explained to them about the difference between principle and practice:

Truth, indeed, is the best principle or rule […]