Author Archives: shivashakthi

Stability

Baba says, ‘your mood should not fluctuate’. Stability is one of the most important virtues. Are we stable? Usually, our mood depends on how our day is going. If things go according to plan, we feel good. If not, we … Continue reading

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The power of introspection

Baba says, ‘be introspective’. Most of us are so busy trying to impress others, win approval, score points that we are anything but introspective. We live in a time that rewards extroversion and a culture of show & tell. But … Continue reading

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Change my to yours

Baba says, ‘you are carefree emperors’. Am I? Am emperor is someone who has responsibility for the entire kingdom- the people, the assets, the policies..everything. Can an emperor be carefree? Baba says that in fact, you can serve ONLY if … Continue reading

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I am free

Baba tells us, ‘you are free’. Is that how we feel? Growing up, our parents taught us how to be, then we met our teachers and religious leaders and they told us how to be. Next we met our friends, … Continue reading

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Make the right effort

Baba says, ‘you are an intense effort-maker’. But what is intense effort? When we come to Baba, He reminds us who we are – that we are originally pure, divine beings that have lost our inheritance over the course of … Continue reading

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Feeling content

Baba says, ‘contentment is the crown jewel. If you have it, everything else follows’. What are some of the ways in which we rob ourselves of our contentment? Often, we are misfortune focused rather than fortune focused. Do I spend … Continue reading

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Don’t take sorrow

Baba says, ‘don’t give sorrow and don’t take sorrow’. Right from a young age, most of us are told by our parents, our teachers, religious leaders etc. to not give sorrow to anyone but only God tells us that it … Continue reading

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Don’t be careless

Baba says, ‘don’t be careless’. Am I paying attention or am I being careless in my connection with God? Baba comes to remind us of who we are. He tells us we are divine beings with divine qualities. He paints … Continue reading

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He only loves

Baba says, ‘ I can never hurt my own children’. When things go wrong, we often blame God. Is He really to blame? In the physical world, when a child is sick, the parents leave no stone unturned to take … Continue reading

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Call Him

Baba asks, ‘do you remember Me?’ This is the confluence age- the auspicious time when God comes to this physical world to meet His children. Not just any children, but His long lost and now found children. So how much … Continue reading

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