God Speaks. Meher Baba. Hardcover pages Sheriar Books is a (c)(3) (non-profit) corporation © Sheriar Foundation. Quotes from Meher Baba. GOD SPEAKS. The Theme of Creation and Its Purpose. Second Edition (), third printing (). By. Meher Baba. An Avatar Meher Baba Trust eBook. The publication of God Speaks in gave rise to questions on particular points of metaphysical detail. Meher Baba’s answers to these questions were.
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Each soul passes through the experiences of all beings: Evolution is driven by consciousness. At the human level we have the opportunity to engage in spiritual evolution, which Meher Baba calls “involution.
The first subtle planes are the basic practices of spirituality. The fourth plane is a transitional point between planes three and five in that at this level soul’s acquire psychic and magical abilities which one must renounce in order to advance.
Plane five and six are the mental planes. Plane five is the plane of the mind; plane six is the heart’s mental dimension.
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The struggle of the soul in plane 5 is to conquer lust; in plane six, to conquer greed, in plane seven, to subdue anger. Saints dwell in the fifth, sixth, and seventh planes. Beyond that is the total return, the re-emerging into Godhood with its infinite power, knowledge, and bliss.
This is the ultimate goal of life: In this vision, heaven and hell are bod places, but states of being. Put more simply, the path is love. God created according to His own “whim,” the whim to know Himself. This “whim” is an act of God seeking to love Himself and to be known by humankind loving God. This is not a lonely journey as many spiritual masters — and especially the Avatar — are available for contact, support, and guidance, including power to give a spiritual push to the aspirant.
Although all together the book consists of pages, it’s just the first pages that include Meher Baba’s text.
The supplements including notes from Baba’s teachings and footnotes explaining many speakss the concepts in terms of Sufism, especially the poetry of 14th-century Sufi master Hafiz.
Why should I fear? When was I less by dying? Yet, once more, I shall die as man to soar With angels blessed; but even from angelhood I must pass on; all except God doth perish. When I have sacrificed my angel soul, I shall become what no mind e’er conceived.
For Non-existence Proclaims in organ tones, ‘To Him we shall return! View all 3 comments. Dec 01, Eruch Adams rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Those who want to know how the universe works. Unlike any book ever.
Never before has a spiritual book like this been written, and speams significant that it was written in English.
Every other highly spiritual text of a similar magnitude was written hundreds of years ago yod in another language. For anyone who feel that there are too many gaps in the explanation of how life and death happen and what God’s relationship to everything and everyone is all about, then read this book.
It’s like the perfect spiritual book and the perfect scien Unlike any book ever. It’s like the perfect spiritual book and the perfect science book. It’s also, what we in the writing business call, a “magic system” for the eternal nature of the soul.
The explanations in God Speaks are hard to fathom but at the same time, internally consistent. There are few gaps that require vast leaps of faith or just the liberal doses of “well, don’t pay attention to that part because we can’t explain it…” Jeher, pay attention to this and maybe it will seep in.
I understand that this book was written with a particular rhythm in mind and even though the beginning seems redundant, it’s completely intentional. Supposedly it’s best to read aloud. Dec 05, Tushar Upreti rated it it was amazing. Bible-Geeta-Kuran-Upanishad and many more. If you can understand the meaning of love you don’t need to read any of them.
The God speaks is really fabulous to read. As the divine avatar of the century Meher baba is telling us things which is totally unthinkable by human. The science is trying to prove the existence of God. They have big bang theory, they have galaxies and trying to prove everything we have written in our ancient histories and BookS claimed by religion. How universe works and how The man called God controls the power to negotiate with us. One mehre when the world find out what meher baba says and wrote is just a fact.
It’s not a truth which can be moulded anyway for benefits. That day will be called Breaking silence Mar 05, Sanjay Nigam rated it it was amazing. God’s words – no comments! Jun 18, Marian C. Right from the first chapters, God Speaks is eerily reminiscent of L.
Ron Anti-intellectual solipsisticated chicanery. To give you an idea This man was a lunatic. Apr 13, Mik Hamilton, D. How anyone could rate this book anything but 5 star is beyond me. It is the most intellectually satisfying book I have ever read. If you are like me, and always wondered how it all began and how it all works and what the purpose of it all is, this book will satisfy you.
Whatever you think about who Meher Baba is or what his status is, he is, indisputably the greatest writer ever to write on the subject of consciousness. No one has ever even come close. He reveals things about consciousness that How anyone could rate this book anything but 5 star is beyond me. He reveals things about consciousness that have never been revealed before, including the hierarchy of advance beings. That the goal of life is not to understand the truth, because it cannot ever be understood, but rather to experience it and live it.
By the way, there is not a word of philosophy in this book, it is written from experience.
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Dec 17, Drea rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: All people on earth. I have learned a little more about how God Speaks and how it has nothing to do with book and how many you read, nor is our purpose on earth to become trapped in the mind.
I learned that I am not my body, I am not my Mind. And that God is love and Meher Baba is God. Aug 19, Dheeraj Mahajan rated it really liked it. Nov 16, Helena rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book is like a precious jewel. It is undoubtedly the most difficult and the most rewarding book I have yet read, and for that matter, ever expect to read.
Jul 01, Phil Calandra rated it it was amazing. This is a very difficult and challenging book that can not be understood in a purely intellectual way.
The author fully understands this and states “God cannot be explained, cannot be theorized, nor can He be discussed and understood. God can only be lived”. Goc Baba’s theme of creation can be simply summed up as “God’s” desire to know Himself. The author terms “The Beyon “God Speaks” is arguably one of the most provocative and comprehensive books written on creation and one’s purpose in life.