The spirit of true love: “The spirit of true love and real sacrifice is beyond all ledgers and needs no measures”

Just as it can never be too late or too early to learn to love for the sake of love, there can be nothing too small or too big to be sacrificed or sacrificed for. The flow of life, the flow of light, the flow of love is as much in the drop […]

The spirit of true love: “Love needs to be kindled and rekindled in the abysmal darkness of selfish thoughts, selfish words and selfish deeds”

Of all the forces that can best overcome all difficulties is the love that knows how to give without necessarily bargaining for a return.

There is nothing that love cannot achieve and there is nothing that love cannot sacrifice. There is nothing which is beyond me and there is nothing without me. Yet, […]

Selfishness is the root cause of all troubles

Selfishness is the root cause of all troubles. It is all the more dangerous because, under the subtle influence of selfishness, the worst evils are apt to assume false colors of chivalry, sacrifice, nobility, service and even love. In spite of sometimes turning into a beast with cruelty, anger and the lust of aggrandizement […]

Rewards in proportion to their love, service and faith and honesty

On May 21st, according to his wish, Eruch read out the names of the departed ones as he had done in Meherazad in November, reciting the same prayer that Baba had dictated.

“O God, grant these departed lovers of mine

their just rewards in proportion

to their love, service, faith and […]

The only solution to escape from the powerful maya is to hold on to His feet tightly

People say that God created Maya, but that is not so. For example, take the hair on the head. The hair is Maya and the head is God, the Creator. Although the hair grows on the head, the head does not know how, why and where it comes from. Then how can it be […]

“Drive Maya away as soon and as forcibly as you would drive away a rabid dog!”

On 30 June, explaining to the mandali about maya, Baba expounded:

God as Ishwar uses maya and her attributes to conduct the affairs of the universe, whereas Paramatma is far, far beyond Ishwar and uses only Dnyan — that all-pervading Power, that Source from which all other powers emanate. The Sadguru uses maya […]

Nature of Love [Part-2 Final]: “The price of knowing me is love – love, pure and simple”

How to begin[to increase this feeling or devotion for Baba]? Remember me before starting and after finishing any work. Think of me before doing anything. If you have to write something, remember me before starting and then mentally say, “Baba, it is you, not I, who is writing.”

A tavern keeper first receives cash […]

Nature of Love [Part-1]: Real love is bestowed and cannot be created

On Sunday, 30 March 1930, Shroff brought his family and friends to Nasik to see Baba who expounded on the nature of love to them:

Love me and you will know me; but I am such a Reality that it is extremely difficult to know me. The price is love. No repetition […]

“People must give and then receive”

William Warner, a well-known author, asked Baba, “For a long time, I have been trying to find out the actual definition of love. Can you tell me what it is?”

Baba responded, “Love means a life of giving without expectation of receiving any reward.” Warner was impressed, and Baba continued, “People must give and […]

“Think of me in everything you do”

…Baba also stressed to them that they should always think of him in everything they did. He stated:

…You should think of me in everything you do. Eat, dance, but forget yourself in the action and think of me instead. The less you think of yourself and the more you think of […]