“In order to be able to help others, you yourself must first have knowledge”

Q. What’s the solution of this world-wide misery ? Will it be solved through martyrdom ?

Baba: Yes, through martyrdom by many. […]

Baba-work – “Live what you preach”

Live what you preach. Have 100 percent honesty or keep your mouths shut! The best judge as to whether you are honest and living […]

Baba-work: “Hypocrisy spoils Baba’s work!”

 

Baba brought up the subject of the previous day’s meeting, and summed up how his work should be done:

“There should be […]

“Resign yourself to my will 100 percent”

One devotee was deeply depressed due to some personal problems. Baba assured him, “Resign yourself to my will 100 percent, and I shall take […]

“Pray from the heart by giving yourselves”

“Pray from the heart by giving yourselves. Just saying the words or being still, unless you are giving yourselves, is useless. It is the […]

“But this way it comes to me indirectly”

Bharucha sitting on the right side of Baba

Dr. [Hoshang] Bharucha was a staunch devotee of Godavri Mai and harbored some misunderstanding […]

“You are not alone. I am with you.”

Will Backett embracing Baba, 1954

During the months following the death of his wife, Mary, Will Backett in London had found it […]

“It is all a bubble, so easy to prick!”

 

Before leaving New York on December 5 [1931], Baba wished to be driven around Wall Street, New York’s financial district. It was a […]

The Dynamics of Love

On Tuesday, 14 November 1944, Baba left at ten in the morning to give darshan at the Theosophical Society in Nagpur. The secretary of […]

“You have done more for yourself than you can ever imagine”

Being in charge of the housekeeping and food, Ruano had been kept in the kitchen constantly, away from Baba. She became sad and jealous, […]