“Be mentally free and happy.”

 

On the 13th of October, at ten-thirty in the morning, Baba sent for Adi and Ghani. He told them, “Be mentally free and happy.”

He then explained what he meant:

As the cause, so the effect; the cause may be big and important, or small and insignificant, but the result will […]

Happiness through self-forgetful love

 

True happiness begins when a man learns the art of right adjustment to other persons, and right adjustment involves self-forgetfulness and love. Hence arises the spiritual importance of transforming a life of the limited self into a life of love.

–Discourses 7th Ed. p396

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“It is always the outlook that counts, and not the object”

[Personal Interviews with Baba: A nurse who has some fears in life which she discloses to Baba]

Q. Oh, I am so happy to see you . . . . I am so tired of life, and very unhappy . . . . I don’t see how I can improve !

“It is always the outlook that counts, and not the object”

[Personal Interviews with Baba: A nurse who has some fears in life which she discloses to Baba]

Q. Oh, I am so happy to see you . . . . I am so tired of life, and very unhappy . . . . I don’t see how I can improve !

“All that is expected of us is this honesty and our attempt to make others happy and to be happy”

Elizabeth had told Baba about Harry’s* chicken farm. “I like sheep better than chickens,” Baba remarked. Harry said he had many sheep and lambs also.Baba liked him and spelled out to him,

“Harry, I like humor and you have a good sense of humor. One must always try to be happy and make […]

Happiness through self-forgetful love

 

True happiness begins when a man learns the art of right adjustment to other persons, and right adjustment involves self-forgetfulness and love. Hence arises the spiritual importance of transforming a life of the limited self into a life of love.

–Discourses 7th Ed. p396

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20130317 – Do not want anything and be happy

 

Eruch continued speaking as Baba gestured*:

Baba says when he goes out to contact masts in India, the God of Love meets the God-intoxicated. About seventy miles from Satara there is one mast called Dhondi Bua. Baba likes him very much. He is very healthy; he does not wear anything or want anything. […]

20121226 – One must try to live the life that Christ lived

 

Certain Swiss people were invited for interviews or to ask questions before Baba. On July 9th, during his interview, Walter’s brother Oscar asked, “What hinders me from being a better and truer Christian, and so also a better husband and father?”

Baba answered, “You must try, as far as possible, to live the […]