The power of faith cured patients

The story Baba narrated about Baidul was:

Baidul was the doctor of his village in Persia. He would boil garlic in oil, and put in a few drops of the mixture in the patient’s ears. Taking my name, it cured all sorts of diseases! Thus, he made some patients well, and […]

Leaving everything to Him: Simple command but difficult for our willful selves

The following is Beryl Williams’ description of her first meeting with Baba at the Barn on May 17th:

Delia opened the door for me and said, “Baba, this is Beryl.” As I hesitated at the entrance, Baba rose from his chair and stood with outstretched open arms to me. The next thing I knew […]

Leaving everything to Him: “Baba, your will is my will”

Adarsh Khare said, “I want such love whereby I can really see you.”

Baba replied, “For such love, my grace is required.

If showered spontaneously and of my own accord, it is like nectar. If asked for, it is like plain water. If anyone insists on it, it proves like poison.

So, just go […]

Leaving everything to Him: “When you leave all to me I dare not neglect”

During this period, Jehangu Sukhadwalla, Baba’s niece Gulnar’s husband, was working at the Poona airport. One evening as he was riding home on his scooter, he hit a pothole in the road and his brakes jammed. He was flung to the far side of the road, and his scooter went flying in the […]

New fresh life born in His love

 

That brings me to another instance, a beautiful story I recollect” It happened in Europe, during Baba’s first visit there.

Baba was seated in a small room, and those who had come to see him for the first time, attracted to him by those who had already met him, would be with him […]

Baba publicly declares His Avatarhood

Baba publicly declared His Avatarhood after the mid-night of Feb 9, 1954 (that is, on 10 Feb 1954) in this hut at Mahewa, Hamirpur.

At 20 minutes to midnight, Baba asked everyone to wash his face and hands and be present in ten minutes for the prayers. Baba also washed […]

“Remember to always take my name when anything untoward is about to happen.”

On the first day of the sahavas, November 4th 1955, along the way from Meherazad to Meherabad, Baba picked up Meherjee Satha at Akbar Press. As the car wended its way to Meherabad, suddenly a buffalo turned in front of them, and Eruch hit the brakes. The car swerved and was narrowly saved from […]

“To break the backbone of the material aspect of the Machine Age”

While driving to Meherabad (on 5 February 1959), Baba referred to his two accidents*. Baba revealed their purpose when he stated to Eruch:

“I got my physical bones broken so as to break the backbone of the material aspect of the Machine Age, keeping intact its spiritual aspect.”

–www.lordmeher.org, […]

“Suffering should be for something worthwhile, and not for selfishness or weakness”

A finely dressed man came to see Baba and prayed to him for guidance on the path. Baba asked him, “For what do you want this guidance?”

The man confessed, “I have incurred numerous debts to maintain my family in comfort; now the debts are weighing on me like a great mountain. They pierce […]

The more fortunate woman

Once at Guruprasad, two women happened to arrive at the same time and requested permission to meet Baba. One was an Indian and the other was from the Netherlands. Baba called the Indian inside first, and after some time she came out happy and radiant at seeing Baba and having had his darshan. Just […]