Sai Baba was a revered spiritual leader and teacher who lived in India during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He is considered to be a saint and a guru by his followers, who believe that he possessed divine powers and was able to perform miracles.
Sai Baba was born on September 28, 1835, in the village of Pathri, in what is now the Indian state of Maharashtra. His birth name and parentage are uncertain, as he was found abandoned as an infant and was taken in and raised by a Muslim fakir and his wife.
As a young man, Sai Baba began to attract followers, who were drawn to his teachings and his charismatic personality. He was known for his simple, direct approach to spirituality and his emphasis on love, compassion, and selfless service.
Sai Baba lived most of his life in the small village of Shirdi, in the Indian state of Maharashtra. He spent his days meditating, teaching, and performing acts of kindness and charity for his followers and the local community.
Sai Baba died on October 15, 1918, at the age of 83. His death was marked by a massive outpouring of grief from his followers, who continue to honor his memory and teachings to this day. His shrine in Shirdi is visited by millions of devotees every year, and his teachings have spread around the world, inspiring people of all faiths and backgrounds to lead more compassionate and selfless lives.
Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – enjoy it.
Love all, serve all; help ever, hurt never.
The end of wisdom is freedom. The end of culture is perfection. The end of knowledge is love. The end of education is character.
The mind is everything. What you think, you become.
All action results from thought, so it is thoughts that matter.
No one can harm you unless you allow them to.
Speak softly, speak sweetly, be humble.
The only way to win love is to give it.
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
If you want to see God, kill desires. Desires are in the mind.
Do not be misled by what you see around you, or be influenced by what you see. You live in a world which is a playground of illusion, full of false paths, false values, and false ideals. But you are not part of that world.
Love in the pure form is a reward in itself. It is not only what you receive, but what you give that creates the inner light.
The world is full of minor problems, but God is concerned with our major decisions.
Spirituality is not a particular lifestyle, it is a way of life.
You should be happy because you have the power to make yourself happy, not because someone else is making you happy.
If you don’t want to see evil, don’t look in the mirror.
You are not just a drop in the ocean, you are the entire ocean in a drop.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
If you want to be happy, be.
The true teacher is the one who has realized God and makes others realize Him too.
Life is a journey, and if you fall in love with the journey, you will be in love forever.
The path of love is not for the faint-hearted.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to cheer somebody else up.
In the journey of life, we are constantly faced with choices. The choices we make determine our destiny.
If you don’t change yourself, you cannot change the world.
The world is a beautiful place, but it is only beautiful because of the love we put into it.
Do not seek the truth, simply cease to cherish opinions.
The only way to get love is to give love.
The mind that is attached to a limited identity cannot embrace the universe.
Life is a mirror. If you smile, the mirror will smile back.
Where there is love, there is no question.
If you want to reach God, you must be pure in thought, word, and deed.
The only way to conquer fear is to face it head-on.
If you want to experience God, serve humanity.
The purpose of life is to realize God.
The greatest achievement in life is self-realization.
The world is like a stage, and we are all actors playing our roles.
If you see God in everything, you will see nothing else.