“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 Saturday and the streets were virtually deserted. In the car, Jean Adriel was thinking to herself: “How ephemeral and unreal is this money madness!”

The next moment, pointing to the […]

Material and physical pleasures impede our progress – Part 2 (Final)

It was a moonlit night, and all got very drunk. Dawn began breaking over the horizon and the Master said, “Oh, it is morning now and we still have not returned home!” The intoxicating effects of the wine were wearing off by now, and they thought that they had come a long distance. But […]

Material and physical pleasures impede our progress – Part 1

 

After their return from the river, Baba said, “While we were on the boat I remembered a story about a Perfect Master.” All the women eagerly requested him to tell it and so he began to spell out the tale:

There was once a Sadguru staying in a certain place with a few […]

20130625 – Avataric Advent – Part 3 (Final)

The Master merely diverts the current into the right channel. It will be one of my greatest miracles to bring together and blend the realistic West with the idealistic East; and the West at the zenith of its material and intellectual attainment and the East at the height of its spiritual manifestation in the […]