Author: V K GokakPublisher: Abhinav PublicationsYear: 1989Language: EnglishPages: 308ISBN/UPC (if available): 8170172586
This book is an interpretation of the many facets of Baba's personality by a disciple who has lived close to him in his Ashram and moved with him on his momentous tours.Bhagavan Sathya Sai Baba has been a name to conjure within different parts of the world. An enchanting bhajan composer and singer, a world teacher, and unexcelled educator of the vital, he is easily the most colorful and many-faceted prophet that modern India has produced. What is the secret of this charismatic power that Bhagwan Baba wields wherever he goes? There are books in the field which detail his miracles, give an account of the setting in which he works, or are chronological surveys of his life-events. This book is an interpretation of the many facets of Baba's personality by a disciple who has lived close to him in his Ashram and moved with him on his momentous tours.
CHAPTER IPERSONALITYAn IntroductionBaba and the Concept of AvatarhoodBaba's Mission and MessageA Multi-Faceted PersonalityMore About BabaSome More Glimpses of BabaShirdi Said and Sathya SaiBaba's PowerBaba's LoveBaba's WisdomDarshanScion of the SunThe World RedeemerA PrayerOn Remembering the MasterCHAPTER IIPHILOSOPHYBaba and the IntellectualBaba and the Path to RealityBaba's Views on Education - IBaba's View on Education - IICHAPTER IIIWORKThe Philosophical Basis of Sathya Sai OrganizationsAn Interview and a TestamentThe Sathya Sai Festivals of SpiritThe Summer Course in Indian Culture and SpiritualityThe Visit to Delhi (A Near View)A Tour of Northern and Western Indian (A Panoramic View)CHAPTER IVSAYING AND WRITINGSBhagavan as Playwright, Poet and PhilosopherBaba's SayingsBaba's DiscoursesBaba's English Utteranees and MessagesBhagavan's Prose-LyricsBaba's lettersImpactBaba's Devotees in U.S.A.Appendix