Meher Today

Meher Today – 2nd November

Meher Today – 2nd November

2 November 1926 On 2 November 1926, the work of dismantling Sai Darbar began, and it was completed the following day. Two days later, Baba permitted the mandali to take rice and dal every other day for dinner, instead of bhakri and tea. This added to Bapu’s burden as he had to cook rice and dal twice a day instead of once. 2 November 1949 On the morning of Wednesday, 2 November 1949, Baba sa... »

Meher Today – 1st November

Meher Today – 1st November

November 1938 Before leaving on the Blue Bus Tour, Helen Dahm completes her painting in the “crypt room,” including the inner part of the crypt and dome. 1 November 1933 Baba arrives in Barcelona. Here he visits a cathedral and the old Parliament House and the summit of Mt. Tibidabo. 1 November 1948 Baba left Meherazad for a second mast tour in Gujarat in 1948 at six o’clock on t... »

Meher Today – 31st October

Meher Today – 31st October

31 October 1937 On Sunday, 31 October 1937, one of the remaining Westerners asked Baba, “Why does a Master fall ill and make use of medicine?” Baba explained: The West differs from the East in its ideal of spiritual perfection. The West believes perfection to signify the possession and use of psychic powers. 31 October 1949 Dr. Ghani’s “Song of The New Life,” which Baba approved, sent ... »

Meher Today – 30th October

Meher Today – 30th October

30 October 1952 On 30 October, Baba, accompanied by Nilu, paid a visit to Viloo Villa and to Khushru Quarters. At Viloo Villa, he promised Viloo to take full responsibility for her and her family’s welfare, provided that she surrender everything to him. At Khushru Quarters, he spoke with Gulmai and other residents, and granted an interview to Alu Khambatta. Bhaiya Panday took two photographs... »

Meher Today – 29th October

Meher Today – 29th October

29 October 1922 A bullfight was to be held at the Plaza de Toros on the afternoon of 29 October, and Baba surprisingly asked them to buy tickets. Those who wanted to go had told Baba that it would be a good opportunity to contact a large, typically Spanish crowd. Watching as the first bull was killed, one of the women was overcome with fright and had to leave. Then one of the mandali, feeling ill ... »

Meher Today – 28th October

Meher Today – 28th October

28 October 1953 Baba requests his followers to keep awake from midnight of the 28th to 1:00 a.m. of the 29th, repeating audibly and without break any name of God for one hour. 28 October 1959 Baba indicates that the “infinitely crucial phase” of his work is completed to his satisfaction. 28 October 1962 On the morning of 28 October, when Manohar Sakhare was sitting with Baba and the mandali, Baba ... »

Meher Today – 27th October

Meher Today – 27th October

27 October 1933 On Friday, 27 October 1933, Baba visited the Prado, the national Spanish museum of painting and sculpture. For two hours, he looked at paintings of Jesus by El Greco, Velasquez, Goya and Rubens. This was perhaps the only occasion that Baba stayed and viewed an art gallery or museum for any length of time. Baba does not visit the Royal Palace as he is asked to remove his beret and r... »

Meher Today – 26th October

Meher Today – 26th October

26 October 1926 Dismantling the buildings at lower Meherabad began on 26 October, under Naval’s supervision. The dharamshala (Upasni Serai) and the leper ward were the first two structures to be taken down and it was done in one day. 26 October 1926 On 26 October 1926, Baba asked the men to solve four riddles. The men were given two days to solve them, and a prize of jalebis and milk was off... »

Meher Today – 25th October

Meher Today – 25th October

25 October 1927 On Tuesday, 25 October 1927, Baba went with the boys and mandali on a picnic to a place two miles from Arangaon. Tea was served there and Baba relaxed by playing chess with Chanji. Gulmai arrived and invited Baba and all to Khushru Quarters for dinner in the evening. 25 October 1931 On 25 October, after a tea party at Enid’s apartment in Pensione Agostini in the afternoon, Ba... »

Meher Today – 24th October

Meher Today – 24th October

24 October 1933 Baba arrives in Madrid and visits the most crowded part of the city, Puerta del Sol, numerous times. 24 October 1951 On Wednesday, 24 October 1951, Baba left Khojaguda Hill at 3:30 in the afternoon to start out on the last foot journey he would ever undertake. A bullock cart was hired to carry the remaining luggage down the hill, and Pendu drove it. Baba set out in advance with Eru... »