Author Archives: shivashakthi

Both eyes open

Don’t close your eyes, Baba says. A student doesn’t close his eyes in school, how would they study? It’s the same here. This is a Godly university, we are students here to study about ourselves, about God, about the history … Continue reading

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The ghost and the darkness

One of the first things Baba does is give us His true introduction clarifying to us what He is and equally importantly what He is not. He is NOT omnipresent, He tells us, but the five vices are which is … Continue reading

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From cranes to swans

When Baba comes to this world, He finds His children lost, confused and fighting amongst each other – sometimes over material possessions, sometimes for respect, position or rights. He finds brothers not getting along because of petty differences, children mistreating … Continue reading

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Is God omnipresent?

Is God omnipresent? Is he in you and me and everything else? Let’s consider the facts: (1) We call out to God, we look up to the sky. If He is inside of us, why do we need to call … Continue reading

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Bloom like a lotus

The lotus flower has its roots based in mud. It submerges every night into murky river water, and—undeterred by its dirty environment—it miraculously re-blooms the next morning without residue on its petals. Not only does it live in the muck, … Continue reading

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Serving through the mind

Baba says that it is most essential now to serve through the mind. Souls want to have an experience, He reminds us, not hear empty words. They want to feel peace, feel love, feel a sense of belonging. To be … Continue reading

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Making God my Heir

When we come to Baba, He becomes our world. We have all our relationships with Him. Is one of them that of The Child? Baba often talks about making Him my heir, what does that mean and why is that … Continue reading

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The guru and The Satguru

Baba comes and makes us belong to Him. What does that mean? In today’s world, there are many gurus – religious and otherwise. For example, I found that there is such a thing as an ‘Instagram guru’! Now, gurus make … Continue reading

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God, my Friend

When we come to Baba, He becomes our world. We have all our relationships with Him and one of the most beautiful relationships is that of a Friend. A friend is a comfort, someone we open our hearts to, someone … Continue reading

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A faithful intellect

Baba comes at the very end of the cycle to take us back home with Him. He comes to establish the new world by purifying us souls even as the old world is destroyed. When He comes, He finds us … Continue reading

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