Maharaji on Love

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The following is an excerpt from a Ram Dass lecture from Listening Heart, Relationships, & Appreciating the Beloved from the Summer of 1989. It is his response to a question from an audience member “What did Maharaji say about love?”   Maharaji on Christ: “Christ said love all beings as children of God, serve them. Give everything to… Read more »

Travel Lila

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Maharaji speaking to Telephone Baba

In 1949 Baba travelled from Nainital to Kashipur via Haldwani with nine devotees. When they arrived in Kashipur, they stayed in the house of Kishan Chaube, who extended great hospitality to them. Throughout the day all the devotees in Kashipur came with offerings of food and milk for Baba. Baba ate many platefuls of food… Read more »

An Umbrella of Protection

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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

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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 »