Childhood is the ideal period of life to take an interest in spirituality-part 1

 

In the evening of November 26th, Baba gave the following discourse to the mandali:

Childhood is the ideal period of life in which to take an interest in spirituality. The impressions received at a young age become deeply ingrained. Divine beauty, grandeur and bliss should always be impressed upon children, so much so […]

20121202 – Childhood is the ideal period of life to take an interest in spirituality-part 1

A class in progress taught by Raosaheb

  From then on, every morning Edke (newly appointed teacher) would walk from his home to Meherabad. The first day he met Baba coming down the hill around seven o’clock, with Kaka Shahane holding an umbrella over Baba’s head. When Baba saw him, he instructed, […]

20121201 – Life after the leaving the Prem Ashram – Abdulla Pakrawan narrates

  Many years passed before Abdulla concluded what Meher Baba had done for him:

Although people constantly try to collect worldly belongings with the only purpose of having all the things that the world can offer, considering them the cause of happiness, I understood that in truth collecting them, beholding them and keeping them […]

20121130 – Abdulla Pakrawan’s inner experience in the Prem Ashram – part 5 (final part)

Abdulla seated beside Baba

A short while following this experience, the focus of my concentration was fully established and I was in constant remembrance. I was so immersed in this natural meditation that during this period, I did not care about food and did not care whether I sat in the sun […]

20121129 – Abdulla Pakrawan’s inner experience in the Prem Ashram – part 4

Abdulla Pakrawan in blissful state

As time passed and weeks ended, the love of my Beloved, my exalted Master, became more apparent and the fire became hotter and more burning. It finally reached such an extent that even while doing normal things, such as eating and bathing, I would […]

20121128 – Abdulla Pakrawan’s inner experience in the Prem Ashram – part 3

 

Baba at Meherabad during 1920s

(Continued from previous post)

Buasaheb tried to comfort me by reminding me what Baba had promised to do for me. But the spontaneous weeping became louder and louder as my muscles were shivering, making my breathing deep and fast. I would quiet down for awhile, only […]

20121127 – Abdulla Pakrawan’s inner experience in the Prem Ashram – part 2

Abdulla Pakrawan had experienced Meher Baba’s love. Abdulla’s inner experience was unique among the Prem Ashram boys. The following is his account of what happened to him when the Master lifted him to the sixth plane of consciousness:

One day, at the end of a discourse, Baba looked deeply into the faces of each […]

20121126 – Abdulla Pakrawan’s inner experience in the Prem Ashram – part 1

 

Abdulla Pakrawan is seen seated beside Baba

 

[Among the boys who had the ‘vision’, Abdulla Pakrawan’s experience stands out. Here begins a series of postings on his wonderful experience.]

 

On January 11th, while Baba was discoursing to the boys and mandali who were seated on the platform outside his cabin, he […]

20121125 – Baba gives the ‘push’ to Agha Ali

 

AGHA ALI was one of the Master’s favorite boys in the Prem Ashram and had been having glimpses of Baba’s divinity. Ali’s spiritual nature was most remarkable for a boy; his love for Baba was admirable and truly inspiring. It was noticed, however, that from the second week of January, […]