The best way to control the mind

Shiv Charan Singh of Batala had come to the meeting with his son, Air Force Commander Jasbir Singh. He asked, “Baba, please show me the way to control the mind.”

“The best way for it is to remember me wholeheartedly four times a day – at 7 A.M., at noon, at 5 P.M. and […]

“Think of me in everything you do”

…Baba also stressed to them that they should always think of him in everything they did. He stated:

…You should think of me in everything you do. Eat, dance, but forget yourself in the action and think of me instead. The less you think of yourself and the more you think of […]

Love can be awakened by constantly thinking of the Master

On Tuesday, 1 May 1928, Baba concluded a discourse with the boys on Union with God, by stating, “In the end, the lover, the Beloved, and love all become one.”

He then quoted a Persian couplet:

“The inmost core of my heart is so filled with the thought of my Beloved […]

Only heartfelt remembrance reaches God – Part 2 (final)

For example, take a long distance telephone station. Other telephones are connected to it and the desired connection is given immediately upon dialing. In the same way, the Qutub is humanity’s central main station; and if one remembers him sincerely and wholeheartedly, from however long a distance, one’s cry is heard and the connection […]

Only heartfelt remembrance reaches God – Part 1

In Dhulia, a Brahmin priest lived in a room adjoining the mandali’s. Every morning he would get up early and loudly chant Hindu shlokas (verses) from the Shastras (Scriptures). The mandali were complaining about him in front of Baba on Sunday, 14 July 1929, and Baba observed:

Everywhere in the world, in the name […]

Truth is infinitely simple

When Baba had boarded the Circassia, he had glanced at the other passengers and remarked to Norina, “One sincere soul will be found among the many.” … Baba also met a few of the other passengers on board who expressed their desire to meet him. On November 18th, Baba gave this message […]

“Think of me in everything you do”

…Baba also stressed to them that they should always think of him in everything they did. He stated:

…You should think of me in everything you do. Eat, dance, but forget yourself in the action and think of me instead. The less you think of yourself and the more you think of […]

How to remain attached to Baba

BACK IN DEHRA DUN, while conversing with the mandali one day, Baba explained to Kishan Singh: “To a freight train are attached many wagons. Some contain good material, some bad – iron, copper, oil, waste products, et cetera – in different wagons. But, whether it is good material or bad, when attached to the […]

Thinking only of Baba makes one ready for His work

[More than three hundred lovers were called for a meeting at Meherabad, 7-9 Nov, 1952 for planning mass darshans during the Fiery Free Life. Addressing them, Baba said:]

… Whether I give you work or no work, leave you alone or keep you engaged, I want all of you to stop all other thoughts […]

“Don’t think of how and when (of merging with Baba) – just think of Baba”

 

Nadine Tolstoy asked what it is like for Baba to feel himself to be God. Baba replied, using her given Russian name Nadia:

Heaven and hell, God and man all are here. You are now God, plus Nadia. When Nadia disappears, God remains. So, Nadia must go. Let Nadia go, and then God […]