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Meher Today – 27th August

Meher Today – 27th August

27 August 1929 Baba left Nasik for Meherabad with the men mandali on 27 August. After driving about 77 miles, Baba asked the bus to be stopped a few miles from Rahuri. The group got out and Baba sat down under a tree to discuss their future plans. As the sun was setting, Baba suddenly requested that his arti be sung. This was done and the mandali bowed to him and took his darshan. The discussion c... »

Meher Today – 26th August

Meher Today – 26th August

26 August 1892 Thus on 26 August 1892, the incident occurred that caused Tajuddin to be incarcerated by the British authorities in the mental asylum the next day. There was an uproar of protest among the local people, especially the Mohammedans. But, because one of the British women at the club had been so disturbed by the sight of Tajuddin’s nakedness, her husband used his influence to forc... »

Meher Today – 25th August

Meher Today – 25th August

25 August 1932 Baba visits the Coptic Church in Egypt. 25 August 1938 Baba and the women occupy the new two-story Meher Retreat building on Meherabad Hill 25 August 1944 Chanji did not improve. At 5:30 A.M. on Friday, 25 August 1944, with Baba’s name on his lips, Chanji shut his eyes forever to the world, and opened his eyes to see his Divine Beloved in His Pure Being! He was 52 years old. B... »

Meher Today – 24th August

Meher Today – 24th August

24 August 1925 Mastan is the first mast (God-intoxicated soul) who is given shelter by Baba at Meherabad. Baba says he is on the first plane of consciousness. 24 August 1932 On Wednesday, 24 August 1932, Baba rode a donkey to the pyramids and Sphinx in Gizeh, and also visited the local zoo. In Cairo, Baba revealed to Kaka and Chanji, “The Coptic Church contains a cave where Mary and Joseph s... »

Meher Today – 23rd August

Meher Today – 23rd August

23 August 1932 Baba lands in Alexandria, Egypt. 23 August 1934 Adi Sr.’s mood had been gloomy since Baba’s return, and he too had thoughts of “complete abandonment of Baba’s company and association.” Baba seemed to deliberately taunt him to get him to stop brooding and speak his mind. On 23 August 1934, Baba asked him, “Why don’t you look happy these days?... »

Meher Today – 22nd August

Meher Today – 22nd August

22 August 1925 On 22 August, in Tajuddin’s honor, Baba asked everyone to fast for 24 hours. They were to bathe first and then gather together in the school. When all had assembled at noon, Baba, finding those who chewed tobacco a bit out of sorts, gave them a little to enjoy, and to those who smoked, he gave beedies or cheroots (hand-rolled Indian cigarettes). But he instructed, as part of t... »

Meher Today – 21st August

Meher Today – 21st August

21 August 1937 On Saturday, 21 August 1937, William Henry Warner, a well-known American novelist, came to see Baba. He said, “It is an honor and privilege to meet you.” Baba indicated that he, too, was happy to see him. Warner asked Baba, “For a long time, I have been trying to find out the actual definition of love. Can you tell me what it is?” Baba responded, “Love ... »

Meher Today – 20th August

Meher Today – 20th August

20 August 1922 Baba was also the guest of honor at the wedding of Munshiji’s adopted son Usman on Sunday, 20 August 1922 and stayed at Munshiji’s that whole night listening to a qawaali singer. 20 August 1944 In Srinagar, Baba began searching for masts. On the 20th, a mast named Subhan Mattu was brought to him. When the mast saw Baba, he was overcome with ecstasy and began rolling on t... »

Meher Today – 19th August

Meher Today – 19th August

19 August 1932 Baba visits Lido Beach, Italy. 19 August 1938 Friday, 19 August 1938 was actually Lord Krishna’s birthday and Baba narrated the story of Krishna and the Pandavas to the Westerners. He ended with these remarks: “The fun of it all is that you who stay with me, who are with me all day, feel I am one of you, so the importance of reverence is naturally nullified, and in its p... »

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