Author Archives: shivashakthi

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Baba says, ‘make your intellect faithful‘. Where there is faith, there is victory. Baba comes at the end of the cycle when we are at the lowest, impure state- with very little self-respect and looking to others to fill the … Continue reading

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Being happy

Baba says, ‘don’t give or take sorrow‘. We understand the first part better than the second. We take care not to give sorrow to others. We were taught by parents, teachers, leaders not to give sorrow and so we do … Continue reading

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Silence is greater than science

Baba says, ‘the power of silence is greater than science‘. They go searching for new planets far away and yet they don’t know who they themselves are. The ego is such that humans think they can do just about anything, … Continue reading

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Become a karmayogi

Baba says, ‘become a karmayogi ‘. A karmayogi is one who performs karma (action) in yoga (remembrance). Only then is it true service, He says. For half a cycle, I believed that respect came from accomplishments, from outcomes, from approvals, … Continue reading

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Studying for the new world

Baba says, ‘you are studying for the new world‘. This is an old world. We come to Baba and we are intoxicated. We have come to God, He is my Father, He is The Almighty Authority. Now my life is … Continue reading

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When I serve the world, I serve myself

Baba says, ‘dedicate yourself to service‘. When you serve the world, you automatically serve yourself. About half way through the cycle, I forgot myself. I fell prey to the vices and got entangled in a web of deception rooted in … Continue reading

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From stones to polished gems

Baba says, ‘I come to change you from rough stones to polished gems‘. He is the Great Jeweler. For half a cycle, I was under the grip of Ravan. Having forgotten who I am, I identified with the body and … Continue reading

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Be merged in the Ocean

Baba says, ‘be merged in the Ocean of Knowledge‘. When you are, He says, you will experience supersensuous joy. To be merged means to be one with something. Baba finds me at the end of the cycle after I have … Continue reading

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Spin the cycle of self-realization

Baba says, ‘spin the cycle of self-realization‘. Spinning this cycle defeats Maya, He says. For half a cycle, we have been separated from our own truth. I have attached my identity to my nationality, my role, my relationships…everything, but me. … Continue reading

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Consider yourself a student

Baba says, ‘consider yourself a student‘. Many children don’t consider themselves to be students, He says. They don’t study. Baba comes at the end of the cycle. He finds us completely lost and wandering having forgotten who we are or … Continue reading

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