How To Receive Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s Grace

Sai Grace

How to Receive Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s Grace
Compiled and Edited by Dr. Satya Pal Ruhela
Diamond Publications, New Delhi, 1982
312 pages; ISBN: 81-7182-089-1

Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba is the greatest of all the contemporary Godmen, Mystics, Spiritual Saints and Gurus in the world. He is the Purna Avatar. This unique book focuses on the most crucial theme “how to receive Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s grace’. The meaning and implications of Sathya Sai’s devine grace have been presented along with some ardent sai devotees’ most intimate experiences in the Sai Path.

It is said that one is closest to God when one is in pain or peril. Basically selfish, human beings turn to Him only in moments of crisis. We devise various ways of reaching Him, by going on pilgrimages, distributing alms, chasing godmen or praying at home. Once upon a time Sri Satya Sai Baba was a rage among the nation�s elite. Politicians, intellectuals, scientists, Generals, Admirals and Air Chief Marshals led the pack in having the Baba�s darshan. Then things changed, and the Baba is now a recluse. Spiritualism, politics and materialism can be a high octane explosive mix. The author has compiled the experiences of various devotees of the Baba. Needless to say, they are all in his praise. It always makes one wonder about the divine experiencess that these people are able to have, or the miracles they behold. […]

Contents
Dedication
Divine Assurance
Sai Message: “Be Like Bees”
Prayer Given By Swami
Foreword
Preface

Section I: Sai The Saviour
1. Letters From the Divine: Mata Betty
2. Understanding the Divinity of Sri Sathya Sai Baba: Dr. S.P. Ruhela
3. Sri Sathya Sai Avatar: A Philosophical Profile: Dr. Kamla Arora
4. ‘In the Form of Sathya Sai, God Became Actual’ (Poem): Prof. I.D. Singh
5. ‘Sai Darshan’ (Poem): William Jackson

Section II: What Divine Grace Means
7. Divine Grace: Jayadayal Goyandka
8. Saints on Divine Grace: J.P. Singh
9. Prayer: What & How: Sister Gertrude
10. Rekindle Your Flame of Devotion: Connie Shaw
11. Meditation Tecnique As Recommended by Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba
12. The Power of Choice: God’s Greatest Gift to His Finest Creation, Humanity: Sri Sathya Sai Baba
13. Sai Gems on ‘Sai Grace’: Sri Sathya Sai Baba
14. ‘How Will You Know When I Am Near’ (Poem)
15. Purity and Peace: Sri Sathya Sai Baba
16. The Role of Baba in Grace: Indulal Shah

Section III: Experiencing The Sai Grace
17. ‘We and Our Lord in Prasanthi Nilayam’ (Poem): Donn Doongaj
18. Sai Darshan: Memories of Those Blissful Days with Swami: Neeta Roy
19. ‘Yes, I have Indeed Received the Grace of Sri Sathya Sai Baba in My Life’: Anonymous
20. A Sanyasi’s Experiences in the Sai Path: Swami Rameshananda
21. My Twenty-five Years Under the Grace of Sri Sathya Sai Baba: Dr. S.P. Ruhela
22. Frustrations, Bad Karmas and Sai’s Grace: Dr. S.P. Ruhela
23. Of Faith and Scepticism: Uttam Sen Gupta
24. Strange Experience of a Sai Devotee: Prof. I.D. Singh
25. Sri Sathya Sai: A Laboratory God: Prof. I.D. Singh

About the author (from the Back Cover)
Dr. Satya Pal Ruhela (born on 2nd February 1935) is an internationally renowed sociologist. He is Professor of Education (Sociology) in the Institute of Advanced Studies in Education, Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), New Delhi. He is an ardent Sai devotee. He has contributed several highly informative and interesting books on the Sai Baba Phenomena, Spirituality, Sociology and Education. He is the Founder and Secretary of the ‘Sai Divine Research Centre’, Faridabad – 121003.

The book is available at:
Sathya Sai Book Center of America
Sri Sathya Sai Book and Information Centre, Toronto, Canada