The Story of the Uttis Tree

Posted by & filed under Guru's Grace.

banyantree

The entry to the ashram in Kainchi is at the boundary of the temple premises and just inside, about twenty-five meters away there is a big stone that Baba would often sit on, surrounded by devotees and other visitors. By the side of the stone, a big Uttis tree stood that had died.

An Umbrella of Protection

Posted by & filed under Guru's Grace.

antique-denim-umbrella

In 1967 R.P. Vaish, a devotee of Baba’s, came to Kainchi to see Baba. He was being transferred to Delhi, and he told Baba that he wanted to tour Kashmir before taking up his post. When Vaish was leaving, Baba gave him an umbrella and said, “Keep it with you. It rains heavily there.” Vaish… Read more »

Episode 9 – The Tibetan Lama

Posted by & filed under Podcast Episodes.

prayerflags

Raghu has a serendipitous encounter with a Tibetan Lama after he visits Maharaji in Kainchi. Ram Dass discusses the seductiveness of the rational mind.   TRANSCRIPTION  Raghu:      Hi, I’m Raghu Markus.  In the middle of this retreat at the Gandhi Ashram, the monsoon had arrived.  Anytime we’d go anywhere we’d end up removing giant leeches… Read more »

Episode 4 – Guru Found

Posted by & filed under Podcast Episodes.

gurufound

Raghu struggles with two deadly diseases in India while awaiting word from Ram Dass about his Guru, and ends up visiting “the Mother” at the Kainchi Ashram, where he finds peace and restfulness. Then Ram Dass informs Raghu that he has found Maharaji, his Guru, which excites Raghu because now he can finally meet him… Read more »