The Everything and Nothing: “The law of the Nothing is in itself nothing!”

As soon as the Nothing manifests, God, who is independent and beyond law, gets Himself bound by law. Law of what? Of the […]

The Everything and Nothing: Nothing is opposite to Everything

He (God) goes on changing forms — at times man, at times woman, at times beautiful, at times ugly, sometimes rich, sometimes poor — […]

The Everything and Nothing: The shadow

The first imagination in Vedanta is called the lahar [whim]; by the Sufis it is called guman [fancy]. This first imagination was the first […]

“The object is only one: to become the Ocean!”

There are three states [after God-Realization]:

First: Either the body drops after God-realization or is retained with God-consciousness — this is the majzoob. […]

The Divine Ocean is shoreless

The state of Realized Souls is like that of a calm, tranquil ocean. Oceans have shores, but this Divine Ocean is shoreless. […]

Baba’s work: “If you work for Him honestly, with an open heart, God helps”

“God is free, independent; and to know Him, we must work wholeheartedly and with no reservation. One who is free does not like any […]

Baba’s-Work: “Yet I want workers. Why? To make people ready to receive what God will make me give.”

“If you look back on my life and work, I never have anything permanent. Hospitals, schools, ashrams were constructed and pulled down, because I […]

“You can control actions”

When Bill drove Baba to the theater on this occasion, he was worried about his thoughts. Baba knew his mind and comforted him,

“Don’t […]

“The perennial spring of imperishable sweetness is within everyone”

“The perennial spring of imperishable sweetness is within everyone. Yet, if man does not release that spring by removing the ego-blockade, he inevitably suffers […]

“Make your heart my center”

Baba asked: “Now what do you understand when I tell you to make your hearts my centers?”

Answering himself, Baba stated: “The […]