Monthly Archive: July 2016

Offerings to the Master

So we are back home after attending another Gurupoornima festival! Did I say `home’? No, we are back at school, the school of this mundane world. We went home, like the student who goes

Krishna’s Flute

Every day Krishna would go in the garden and say to all the plants, “I love you.” The plants were very happy and responded saying, “Krishna, we love You too.” One day Krishna rushed

Follow His Footprints

In the following discourse, Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba encourages us to detach ourselves from the senses so that the atma [soul] can shine. The mind, thus withdrawn, can be loyal to the real

The Bhakti of the Gopis

The following article is a compilation of excerpts from Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s discourses given at Prasanthi Nilayam during March 1963. The meaning of the Krishna Avatar is beyond your understanding. Why, in

Lessons from the Sea

This is World Teacher’s Day, named after the first preceptor, the codifier of Vedic texts, the Poet who compiled the great epic Mahabharata, famous as the Fifth Veda, and of the other great text

Mastery of Senses

There is a method by which the demands of the senses can be reconciled and harmonized. This is by treating both good and bad with equal mindedness. Tukaram [a saint] is an illustrious example