AUGUST 7, 1925 – RUSTOM IS SAVED

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On the evening of August 7th, (1925) while bhajans were being sung by the blind singer Bhikolya, it began raining heavily. Not finding Behramji among the gathering, Baba asked where he was, and on the pretext of going to look for him, he began running about in the pouring rain without even taking an umbrella. Baba found Behramji and Gangaram …

AUGUST 6, 1944 – MEHER BABA’S DIVINE LEELA.

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Baba called his brother Jal, Eruch and Adi Sr. to Raipur on August 5th. That evening, Deshmukh delivered an inspiring speech about Meher Baba, which made hundreds of citizens eager for his darshan. Suddenly that night, Baba’s health collapsed. The public darshan was scheduled to take place the next day, and Jal Kerawala grew worried. He had invited many well-known …

AUGUST 5, 1930 – MYSTERIOUS SIGNIFICANCE OF BABA’S AILMENTS.

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During Baba’s stay in Nasik, boils appeared on his body and began causing him much pain. On August 5th, Dr. Nilu was specially called from Bombay to give Baba an injection. When he was given the injection, Baba, being in a candid mood, explained the mysterious significance of his ailment: These boils are of different types – one irritating, one …

AUGUST 4, 1929 – FREEDOM FROM DESIRES

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While staying in Harvan, Baba explained to the mandali about freedom from desires: As long as a person is not free from desires, he is not ready for emancipation. Desires, both good and bad, are binding. Good desires bind a person with golden chains, and bad with iron ones. Why do you feel restless? Because you have a thousand thoughts …

AUGUST 3, 1942 – MESSAGE FOR THE YOUTH

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Previously, on August 3rd, Meher Baba had dictated the following message, which was published in the September issue of the Indian magazine for youth, Comrade: It is the privilege of youths to be full of energy and hope. Not being caught up in any grooves, their dreams about the future have the advantage of being inspired by an unfettered imagination. …

AUGUST 2, 1956 – BELOVED’S WATCHDOG.

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Baba remarked, “No one can understand my ways. I am beyond your understanding. Only Perfect Masters can know me and my ways.” Continuing, Baba explained, “Another point. As you all become more intimate with me, with opportunities to come closer to me, all that is good and all that is bad within you comes out in sparks, as it were. …

AUGUST 1, 1957 – I AM NOT GOOD MAN; I AM GOD-MAN.

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Baba’s special work commenced from Thursday, August 1st, 1957. Adi, Dhake, Sidhu, Chhagan and Sadashiv Patel were called that day. Just before they were ready to start from Khushru Quarters, they received a note from Baba, stating that each man should take a bath before coming. Sidhu and Dhake had not had one that day, so they took a bath …

BE COMPLETELY INDIFFERENT TO IT AND IT WILL DISAPPEAR

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One of the reporters remarked (JAN. 1959) , “Although one makes a determined beginning, one’s enthusiasm slowly wanes when there seems nothing to show for the efforts, and this is followed by a feeling of mental depression.” Baba answered through Eruch: Yes, this is quite common. Whatever the efforts you make, whatever the failures that seem to result, whatever the …