Tuesday, January 31, 2012

One should not befriend evil-minded people.


One should not befriend evil-minded people. Do not be in league with them to commit theft or deceive others.
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Monday, January 30, 2012

Allah (God) has given men body


Allah (God) has given man the body, hands and feet, with the intention that he should enrich this world. In this way he repays the debt and becomes true devotee.
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Sunday, January 29, 2012

God alone knows His ways

God alone knows His ways. The real secret of God is not known to anyone.
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Prayers


We all ought to perform prayers but the difference is  that some do it whole-heartedly and others only for appearance.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

I am present everywhere

I am present everywhere -- in water, on land, or even in a dry twig; among men and in wilderness; I pervade even the radiant sky.


Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Sweetness may depart from the jaggery

Sweetness may depart from the jaggery, the sea from its waves and the eye from its sparkle; but never will my simple, faithful devotee be without me.


Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Himself, the guru may be very powerful

Himself, the guru may be very powerful, but from the disciple he expects only a penetrating insight, unwavering faith in the guru and the strength of a courageous forbearance.


Monday, January 23, 2012

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Forbearance (Saburi) is the essence of manliness in a man

Forbearance (Saburi) is the essence of manliness in a man that overcomes sin, sufferings and adversity; averts disaster and drives away fear.


Saturday, January 21, 2012

Without forbearance (saburi), the plight of a man is pitiful.

Without forbearance (saburi), the plight of a man is pitiful. Be he a learned pandit or a virtuous man, without it his life is futile.

http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Love in guru's gaze

 Love in guru's gaze (Nazar) is enough to bring happiness and contentment to guileless devotees.
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

One should know the Master,

One should know the Master. (Else) Why have you come? To collect dung cakes? 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Monday, January 16, 2012

Meal (or food) says, “Cook me well and I shall serve you well.”

Meal (or food) says, “Cook me well and I shall serve you well.”
 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Money says, “If you use me well, I shall serve you well.”

Money says, “If you use me well, I shall serve you well.”
 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Saturday, January 14, 2012

This (i.e. I) is no servant of anyone

This (i.e. I) is no servant of anyone; this is the slave of Allah only.
 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Friday, January 13, 2012

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Either we must resort to someone or we must show the path to others.

Either we must resort to someone or we must show the path to others. 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Once the strings are entrusted to the sadguru there’s no cause for grief.

Once the strings are entrusted to the sadguru there’s no cause for grief. 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

The name of Allah is eternal.

The name of Allah is eternal: Allah is all-in-all.
 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Monday, January 9, 2012

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Saturday, January 7, 2012

I have to go to thousands of kos

I have to go to thousands of kos (about 2 miles) to protect thousands of people. 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Friday, January 6, 2012

He who , being a king

He who, being a king, wears a beggar’s robe is good.
 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Allah is the protector of the poor.

Allah is the protector of the poor. There is nothing besides Him. 
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

People wrongly think they are different from one another.


People wrongly think they are different from one another. I am inside you and you are inside me. You continue to think in this way. Then you will realize it!

http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Monday, January 2, 2012

What God gives

 
What God gives is never lost and what man gives never lasts.
http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/

Sunday, January 1, 2012

We are not to bother ourselves about the beauty or ugliness


We are not to bother ourselves about the beauty or ugliness of the person, but to concentrate solely on God underlying that form.

http://www.babasaiofshirdi.org/