Meher Today

Meher Today – 10th December

Meher Today – 10th December

10 December 1927 On Saturday, 10 December 1927, a few of the ashram boys, who were profoundly moved by Meher Baba’s love and who preferred meditation to studying, were singled out and kept separately from the other boys. Raosaheb was put in charge of them, and special food arrangements were made for them. This was the beginning of what was to be called the Prem (Love) Ashram. 10 December 192... »

Meher Today – 9th December

Meher Today – 9th December

9 December 1957 On Monday, 9 December 1957, Adi Sr. drove Baba to Wadia Park at 9:30 A.M., where Baba watched a cricket match for some time from the car, before returning to Meherazad. 9 December 1938 They started for Hyderabad on 9 December. On the way, Baba said he was hungry. What did he ask for? Some very peculiar dishes: “Norina’s nose, Jafrabadi buffalo, salad of a lock of Mansar... »

Meher Today – 8th December

Meher Today – 8th December

8 December 1932 Dr. Deshmukh meets Baba for the first time at the Knightsbridge Hotel in London. 8 December 1938 The first Blue Bus Tour of India begins with 22 disciples, both men and women. It lasts until May of 1939. 8 December 1960 The Hindu Women’s Rescue Home of Poona, which Baba had visited in June, requested a message from Baba on the occasion of its Silver Jubilee. On 8 December 196... »

Meher Today – 7th December

Meher Today – 7th December

7 December 1938 On 7 December 1938, just a day before he left Meherabad, Baba dictated points to Ghani about Sai Baba’s life, for an article in Meher Baba Journal. He also called all the mandali up the hill to show them the paintings Helen had done in his tomb. 7 December 1949 Baba asks men mandali to wear only a langoti (loincloth) and to repeat mentally a prayer asking God for strength to ... »

Meher Today – 6th December

Meher Today – 6th December

6 December 1932 Baba arrives in Paris and leaves for London at afternoon. 6 December 1936 In England at this time, a scandal was brewing when the King of England, Edward VIII, was revealed to be having an affair with Wallis Warfield Simpson, an American suing her husband for divorce. On 6 December 1936, Baba remarked that it would be good on the part of the king to give up his crown to marry the w... »

Meher Today – 5th December

Meher Today – 5th December

5 December 1931 After staying in America for one month, at the stroke of midnight late at night on Saturday, 5 December 1931, Baba sailed on the North German Lloyd liner SS Bremen  for France, accompanied by Chanji, Agha Ali and Meredith. Anita drove with them to the dock where a small group bid them farewell. 5 December 1934 Baba and the mandali left London on the morning of Wednesday, 5 December... »

Meher Today – 4th December

Meher Today – 4th December

4 December 1927 At three in the afternoon on 4 December, Baba discoursed about the different religions of the world: Who gave all these different religions? The Avatars! Why have they done so? To establish principles for people and to bring people to the point where their faces are turned toward God. Muhammad and Buddha both gave different precepts, but each according to the circumstances and ment... »

Meher Today – 3rd December

Meher Today – 3rd December

3 December 1947 Sarosh also arrived on 3 December in a new Buick car for Baba. It had been purchased by Nariman, and was delivered to Pimpalgaon the following day. 3 December 1956 On the morning after the accident, 3 December 1956, although in tremendous pain, Baba said: The Hungarians suffered much in their recent struggle [against the Russians]. Many were lying wounded and helpless on the roads,... »

Meher Today – 2nd December

Meher Today – 2nd December

2 December 1931 While at Harmon, on 2 December 1931 Baba assigned each person different duties and chalked out a schedule to be followed at the retreat after his departure. Margaret Mayo had been impressed by Baba. For his work, she had agreed to permit the use of her house for a year, which was to be known as Meherashram. 2 December 1932 Baba reaches Venice, Italy on his 4th visit to the West. 2 ... »

Meher Today – 1st December

Meher Today – 1st December

1 December 1949 Baba started on foot for Sarnath with the men and women companions on Thursday, 1 December 1949 — and Age was able to add new material to its storehouse of treasure! The companions were not ready to taste the Wine of Love from their Beloved, and so he himself, playing the part of devotee, had forsaken everything material for their benefit. Though the gods were sharing in this divin... »