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The Beloved Archives - Meher Baba Archival Foundation
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MEHER BABA BOOKS from Beloved Archives 
     Give the Gift of Love this Holiday Season
Special Discounts On All Gifts Available until December 31, 2015


In July 2015 Beloved Archives hosted a two-day intensive in Hamilton, New Jersey, on Avatar Meher Baba's teachings on Suffering and the Conditions of Happiness. The Intensive titled, WHY DO WE SUFFER? was conducted by Dr. Ward Parks. The 4-DVD set is approximately 9 hours long.


Original price $40 (including packing &postage in the US only; add $15 for overseas orders)


The Evolution of Consciousness 
Last year Beloved Archives hosted a two-day intensive in Hamilton, New Jersey, on Avatar Meher Baba's teachings and revelations on the subject of REINCARNATION and the Evolution of Consciousness, conducted by Dr. Ward Parks. The 4-DVD set is about 9 hours and 20 minutes long. 
Original price $40 (including packing &postage in the US only; add $15 for overseas orders)

Lessons in Discipleship
Diaries of Minoo Kharas
A powerful testimony of man's search for God. It is a practical manual for seekers everywhere. The 288-page book features rare photographs from the Beloved Archives Photo Collection.
FOREIGN ORDERS: (Add $23 for shipping and handling by Air-Mail orders from India/England/ Europe/Australia and $16 from Canada)


 PRESENCE: A Spiritual Allegory
By Naosherwan Anzar

Listen. Feel my silence. If you cannot hear and feel my silence, you cannot hear my Word. For my Word is embodied in my silence. Feel it with your heart.

$10 ( Includes shipping and handling in the US only).  

Silent Teachings of Meher Baba
Discourses & Conversations
A compendium of discourses given by Meher Baba in the early thirties. A part of the book is devoted to conversations with Meher Baba during his travels through Europe during the same period.
$10 (+$3 shipping and handling in the US only). 
The Scientific & Technological Advent of Avatar Meher Baba By Harry Thomas
A superb work by a writer who experienced Meher Baba as the source and sustenance of everything.
$10 (Includes shipping and handling in the US only). 

The Life and Work of Meher Baba
By Naosherwan Anzar

The powerful biography of Meher Baba. 165 photos. Thoroughly researched and documented by a disciple who had close personal contact with Meher Baba for many years.


 Beloved Sings of Love
Songs Written by Meher Baba On Compact Disk
A selection of Meher Baba's ghazals (songs) written in Hindustani. Translated into English by Naosherwan Anzar. Narrated by Cecilia Kirtland. Music by Jai Uttal.

Love & War & the Human Experience
A Discourse by Meher Baba On Compact Disk

First in the series of Meher Baba's discourses on compact disk.
Narrated by Naosherwan Anzar.

Mastery in Servitude Plaques
Crafted by Thomas and Obe Golding
Engraved by the Sisters at Holy Nativity Convent
Beautifully and lovingly crafted in Linden wood by the Golding family in Vermont.
Components for a wall mount or shelf mount are included. 
7" plaque: $80 ($8 shipping and handling in the US only). DISCOUNT PRICE: $70  
12" plaque: $145 ($8 shipping and handling in the US only). DISCOUNT PRICE: $130  
18" plaque: $235 ($10 shipping and handling in the US only). DISCOUNT PRICE: $210
To order, please make your check to: Beloved Archives,  
Inc. and mail to: 116 Youngs Road, Hamilton, NJ 08619-1015, USA. 
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Beloved Archives Offers A Four-DVD Set on
A Two-Day Intensive on Film
Jacket cover of the DVD set
In July 2015 Beloved Archives hosted a two-day intensive in Hamilton, New Jersey, on Avatar Meher Baba's teachings on Suffering and the Conditions of Happiness. The Intensive titled, WHY DO WE SUFFER? was conducted by Dr. Ward Parks.
The Intensive explored the deeper causes of suffering, and as the flip side to the same question, the sources within reality and human nature for true and abiding happiness. Based on the teachings and discourses of Avatar Meher Baba, the Intensive drew into its purview insights from some of the world's great spiritual traditions, including Buddhism, Vedanta, and Christian mysticism.
While suffering is a perennial reality of the human condition, modernity has in many respects aggravated the problem through its demolition of the older system of values and meaning through which people coped with suffering in the past. Yet, suffering's deeper causes were revealed twenty-five hundred years ago by Gautama Buddha, who indeed made suffering and its transcendence the centerpiece of his teaching. Essentially Meher Baba has offered a similar explanation. But Meher Baba's account takes the analysis a step further in identifying the root cause as sanskaras (mental impressions). The process of the arising of sanskaras from latency in the unconscious mind through the conscious experiencing of desire and the precipitation into action results in the acquisition of new sanskaras attached once again to the unconscious mind; and in this way one is bound to a cycle that makes abiding happiness impossible.
Yet the wellspring of real happiness lies within us. Meher Baba explains that since our soul is actually identical with God, we have infinite Bliss at the root of our nature. If we can annihilate the ignorance that keeps us bound to the sanskaric cycle, we will discover the Bliss that is our own real Self. But how do we achieve this Realization? Meher Baba explains that the first step in the path to abiding happiness is detachment. One must detach oneself from the pursuit of those objects of desire that keep one bound to the wheel of suffering-and-happiness.
In the trio-nature of God, Bliss is most directly connected with love. The path of love, in its essence, "works" with God's nature as Bliss; the true lover does so by renouncing bliss for his own part and serving the pleasure (the happiness) of the Beloved. And thus the path of love proves to be the path of agony and ecstasy - since this is the pair of opposites corresponding within the sphere of duality to God's Bliss nature.
Dr. Ward Parks has presented Meher Baba's explanation in a lucid and coherent manner as is evidenced in the recording on this four- DVD set filmed by Philip Ludwig and produced by Beloved Archives.
PRESENTER: Dr. Ward Parks first heard of Avatar Meher Baba at a lecture when he was a freshman at Harvard University in 1970. "I found what was for me an authentic spiritual Master in Meher Baba (1894-1969)." For 10 years Dr. Parks served as a professor of medieval studies at Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge. In 1993 he left the academic world to become a spiritual trainee in India. There he has engaged in research in Meher Baba's life and teachings and edited books of Meher Baba's authorship.

Dr. Ward Parks at the Intensive in Hamilton, New Jersey. Photo: Philip Ludwig
TO ORDER: The 4-DVD set is approximately 9 hours long and available for $40 (including packing and postage) in the US only for single orders  (add $15 for overseas mailing). To order, please send a check to: Beloved Archives, 116 Youngs Road, Hamilton, NJ 08619. You can purchase the DVD set through PayPal by logging onto: and clicking on to the DONATE button. For multiple orders or bookstore discount, please write to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
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The God-Seeker

Lessons in Discipleship

The Diaries of Minoo Kharas



Minocher Kharas, known as Minoo, one of Avatar Meher Baba’s close disciples, declared at the end of his diaries that his life with the Master and his struggles against his own weaknesses are an “open book.” The diaries tell the compelling story of Minoo’s colorful life and his lessons in discipleship with Meher Baba. They illustrate Meher Baba’s consummate, unparalleled ways of shaping his disciples: his patient and loving guidance through the labyrinth of worldly snares and allures, his aid in the battle against the inclinations of the lower nature – anger, greed, lust, jealousy, envy, hatred, pride, arrogance, cruelty, and selfishness – and the transformation of consciousness he gradually brings about so that the sincere disciple may receive what the Master has come to give.

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A New Book on Meher Baba's Manifestation

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Beloved Archives opens the Meher Baba
Archive to the public

With a celebration of love, music and companionship



The House of the Beloved in Hamilton, New Jersey, opened its doors to the public. It is the first public outreach in the West for seekers to learn about the life, work and teachings of Meher Baba.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2011, Hamilton, New Jersey: It was a day of miracles. The climatologists had predicted thunderstorms, heavy rains and flooding. In preparation, organizers had set up a large indoor hall elegantly dotted with photographs and paintings of Avatar Meher Baba.


It was the launch of the first Meher Baba archive in the West, open to the public - to people of all castes, creeds and religions. And 200 seekers came in by cars, buses and airplanes to celebrate the Event.


And then the Beloved One turned the key. Streaks of sunlight parted the dark clouds and the 2-day celebration was soaked in sunlight and completely rain-free.


Beloved Archives Launches Meher Baba Web Portal on Silence Day Print E-mail

'Mastery in Servitude' plaque unveiled

The House of the Beloved in Hamilton, New Jersey, USA

 JULY 10, 2011, Hamilton, New Jersey: On July 10, 2011 Beloved Archives, the Meher Baba Archival Foundation launched the Meher Baba Web portal (, with a strong focus on the life, work and teachings of Avatar Meher Baba. Created by web maven Jon Truelson, the portal opens with a rotating series of photographs of Meher Baba superimposed by pithy messages. 

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Glow InternationalGlow International is published each quarter from contributions made to Beloved Archives, Inc. Your contribution of $30 (for 4 issues) and $50 (for 8 issues) will help us to continue publishing the journal each quarter.

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Planned Giving/Endowment


Planned giving and endowment gifts are essential to the long-term prospects of preserving all the archival material in Beloved Archives and spreading Meher Baba's message of love, truth and spiritual unity throughout the world. Donors who choose to make these gifts to help both the preservation and publishing initiatives are designated members of the Legacy Circle. Through their generosity, they truly provide a legacy for the rest of the world by ensuring that the Avatar's teachings will be available to future generations.

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