Monthly Archive: July 2013

Swa-swarupa

In the following discourse given on Gurupoornima day, Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba tells us how the guru urges man to follow the pursued inquiry of “who am I,” which leads him to the recognize

My Guru Gives me Lessons Around the World Whenever I am Ready He Teaches

  [The author, a longtime devotee of His grace Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, lives in Pacific Palisades, California. He is preparing an American-English edition of the Biography of Sai Baba as written by

The Footprints of God

Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, in a Janmashtami day discourse, charts the way to imprint God in our hearts—live in God, with God, and by means of God in all places and at all times as

The Question and the Answer

Do you remember when you chose? The time when you chose this life The day you chose these lessons The moment you chose your parents The second you chose to be You Why do

Free Will?

Free will implies a ‘willing’ in freedom, the will arising from the essence of one’s self and therefore being free from coercion of any type. Otherwise, we could not say it is ‘free’ will.

Namasmarna is the best Sadhana

For maya-constituted beings there are two maya gates: the appetite for sex and the appetite of the tongue. These two have to be conquered by every man. So long as they persist, they cause

May Thy Will Prevail

Many of us who have approached Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba are distressed; some are seekers of enjoyment; a few are seekers of knowledge, and a microscopic few are men of wisdom. Men approach