The Relationship with the Master in Spiritual Life – Special precautionary instructions

The Master devotes careful attention to the individual needs of the disciple, and the first thing he does is to protect the disciple from […]

The Relationship with the Master in Spiritual Life – Mental contact

Once the aspirant experiences the bliss of the darshan of a Master, that sight gets carved on his mind. And even when he is […]

The Relationship with the Master in Spiritual Life – Feet of the Master

 

Like darshan, falling at the feet of a Master also has special value of its own. The feet, which are physically the lowest […]

The Relationship with the Master in Spiritual Life – Value of darshan and sahavas

For an aspirant to see a Perfect Master does not yield its full significance except in the context of all the corresponding happenings of […]

The Relationship with the Master in Spiritual Life – People constantly interacting on inner spheres

Those who have even a preliminary acquaintance with the structure and laws of the inner spheres of existence know that complete isolation of human […]

Meaning of surrender (Continued) – “I use the circumstances of everyday life to liberate my devotees”

I am not a writer, so I do not always express myself as well as you might wish. I am not a pedagogue, so […]

Meaning of surrender – “You must be prepared to follow my instructions implicitly, without caring for the results”

Garrett Fort with Baba

As things tragically turned out, Garrett Fort returned to Hollywood to face years of unemployment and inactivity. He plunged deeply […]

Balancing of Sanskaras – The importance of implicit and unquestioning obedience to Baba

Returning to the subject of sanskaras, Baba recounted to the women this true story:

There was a man who was a great […]

Balancing of Sanskaras – “Real freedom can only be obtained when you give up all desires”

On Sunday, 13 October 1940, he explained some more points about sanskaras, after his second typed article had been […]

Fasting and spiritual value

Baba called all the mandali to the mast ashram (on the hill) at three in the afternoon, and gave this explanation […]