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 refuses.
27 October 1959
Orders were given to Hoshang and Cowas not to sleep until 12:30 A.M. on the night of the 27th, and to repeat the japa given from 11:30 P.M. to 12:30 A.M. They were also to fast and keep silence from 8 P.M. on 27 October until 8 P.M. on the 28th. Only water and two cups of tea could be taken during these 24 hours.
27 October 1962
On 27 October 1962 in the small hall of Guruprasad, Baba met about 100 of his lovers who had already arrived from Karachi, Calcutta and Bombay. Maharani Shantadevi was also present.
27 October 1965
On 27 October, in response to a letter from Ruth Ringer in New York City about the human mind and human nature, Baba stated: “Everything happens as planned by God and is necessary.”