In the dream, Shirdi Baba, garbed in a white robe, appeared before me and started scolding me for not believing in the triple avatarhood! He then explained the concept to me, quoting words and lines from the very Sai Satcharitra that I swore by. “What is it that you doubt when I am present in all the living forms in this universe, I am present in all the saints and the gurus. Open your inner eyes and you shall see this truth.”
When this trio of student-parent-teacher come together and work hand in hand, only then the children grow to achieve greater success in life.
As Swami descended down from His room to the Anand Nilayam hall, the students and staff were waiting to see Him off with heavy hearts.
Have God with you all the time, desire only for God. And then He will do everything that is good for you.
All the students of Gulbarga woke up to an exciting sunrise on February 10, as the new hostel building, ‘Ananda Sadana’, was all decked up and awaited its eager inmates.
Truth is that love which remains the same in all situations. Such love and such truth you can receive only from God.
Swami’s entourage comprising of Sri B N Narasimha Murthy, Brother Madhusudan Naidu and a few staff members travelled to Hyderabad from Bangalore, on the morning flight.
Devotion is the basis of purity and purity is the basis of all achievements. Don’t think devotion and education have no relation.
The role of Sai Youth in Bhagawan’s mission is crucial. Swami has often reminded everyone that the energy and enthusiasm of the youth coupled with the experience of the elders is what is required.
After an early breakfast Bhagawan’s entourage proceeded to the Kuching Airport to catch their flight back to Singapore. It was indeed a tearful farewell to the Lord, as Mangala Arati was offered.
An early start of the day, ensured Bhagawan’s entourage reached the Changi Airport on time to catch their flight to Kuala Lampur. At the Kuala Lampur International Airport, the Sai youth of Malaysia welcomed everyone with a lot of love.
It was a very momentous day for the Sai diaspora as the ground-breaking ceremony for two schools, both for girls – was conducted on the auspicious ‘Basant Panchami’ Day.
The Bhoomi Puja (ground-breaking ceremony) of the Sri Sathya Sai Vani Niketanam was performed at Majjur village, located in Shirahatti Taluk, Gadag district in the morning of the auspicious ‘Basant Panchami’ Day.
Another early morning flight, and the Lord’s entourage touched down at Kuching, in the state of Sarawak. Swami was welcomed to ‘Sai Love’, His residence in Kuching by Brother Anthony Bong, his wife Mrs Magdelene, Brother Julius Tan, his wife Mrs Uma Tan and many others, in a ceremonial manner with Poorna Kumbham.
The second trip of the New Year with the Lord commenced, as His entourage which included Sri B N Narasimha Murthy, Sri K P Gopinath, Sri Venkateshwarlu, Sri Shiva Subramanya, Brother Sumeet Tappoo, Brother Pavan Kumar, Brother Karthik Patel and Sister Bhuvana, boarded the flight to Singapore on the morning of January 30.
When you use your head, there will be only arguments and counter arguments. When you use your heart, come with love, in a trice, in a moment, you can recognise Swami’s presence.
Children are My life, My very breath. I am ready to do anything for the sake of children.
The valedictory function of Sri Sathya Sai Annual Sports and Cultural Meet was held on the morning of 19th January in Sri Sathya Sai Grama, Muddenahalli. Bhagawan was welcomed by a procession of the Brass Band and the Chinese Lion Dancers led by the traditional Poorna Kumbham.