20130321 – Transformation of a notorious criminal ‘Satya Mang’ – Part 2

“Can’t you find another occupation other than robbing people? What are the rest of the people in the world doing? Do you mean to say that everyone in the world lives on stolen property?”

To make such statements to this dangerous criminal was unheard of, for even the police were terrified […]

20130320 – Transformation of a notorious criminal ‘Satya Mang’ – Part 1

Makan-e-khas, Meherabad

 

SATYA MANG, a notorious criminal of Ahmednagar district, happened to come to Meherabad with his gang for Baba’s darshan. He had come hoping that with the Master’s blessing, his chosen profession would continue to be lucrative and that he would not be apprehended.

When he arrived, Baba was talking with about […]

20130227 – Cry out from the depths of your heart to see God

Back in November 1938, Consuella de Sides had come to see Baba in India; but she also paid visits to other gurus while there. It was in reference to this bad habit of visiting other spiritual personalities that Baba advised her on May 16th at 4:10 P.M.:

You are one of my most intimate […]

20130108 – Tell others only what you honestly take me to be

 

 

One old lover in the group, Ader Desai (Keki Desai’s brother of Dehra Dun), promptly said, “Baba, I love you so much, but the idea of God coming down as the Avatar does not penetrate into my heart, however much I try to make it do so. I tell others that you […]

12 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] Honesty is the light on the inner path

Honesty is the keynote to Divinity. He who can love God honestly can lose himself in God, and find himself as God.

 

There is no more ready means by which the first outlines of the inner self can be known than through complete honesty. Honesty with one’s […]

11 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] For relief from suffering – Live honestly, act honestly, think honestly

 

At 2:25 P.M. Baba spelt on the alphabet board for one of the persons at the darshan:

“God is equally within us all, and we must love Him and realize Him. Then all our suffering comes to an end. For that experience, we must love Him, and this love can be expressed in […]

10 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] Hypocrisy spoils Baba’s work

ON MAY 17th, about two hundred people from Andhra arrived in Poona to spend the weekend in Poona and absorb the presence of Baba. The first day a discussion took place in Guruprasad as to how work in Meher Baba’s name should be done at the many Centers in Andhra. Adi Sr. was also present […]

09 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] Do not pose

 

The following day, Baba informed some visitors, “Let your heart be pure. Do not act outwardly what you are not inwardly.

“Be absolutely honest. God is infinite honesty. Do not pose as being pious, because God is everywhere. God cannot be fooled – so why pose as something you […]

Speak from your heart

Two years before, when Lud Dimpfl had met Baba in Myrtle Beach, although he felt happy to meet the Avatar, he felt perplexed as he had not felt touched by Baba in the way so many others had. Now, as he listened to some speak of their feelings of deep love for Baba, he […]

08 Oct 2012 – [Honesty] How can I be honest?

 

 

“How can I be honest?” one of the visitors asked.

First, become honest with yourself. There should not be the slightest tinge of hypocrisy in your actions and behavior. Act according to your conscience. If you don’t listen to the voice of your heart, it would be hypocrisy. If you […]