Upcoming Events

Mehera with Avatar Meher Baba

PHOTO: Avatar Meher Baba (second from right) at Meher House, Sydney, Australia, August 1956, with Adi K Irani and Eruch Jessawala
on the left and Meherjee Karkaria and Dr. Nilu behind Baba.


Special Series in Meher Baba and the World’s Great Spiritual Traditions

Fridays, 10:30–noon, April 14 through June 2, 2017

Bookstore, Avatar's Abode. Presented by Dr Ward Parks.


Stay With God: a Seven-Session Course of Study of Francis Brabazon’s Epic Masterpiece

Saturdays, 2:30–4:30 pm, April 15 through June 3, 2017
Baba’s House, Avatar’s Abode. Presented by Dr Ward Parks.

Full details here Stay_with_God_April-June-2017.pdf

Stay With God Schedule and Topics Summary

Saturday, April 15. 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 1. “An Introduction to Stay With God: Its Author, Textual History, and Organization.”

Saturday, April 22. 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 2. “The Epic Biography: The Avatar’s Life Narrative through 1955 as Presented in Book I.”

Saturday, April 29, 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 3. “Praise and Complaint: Francis’s Love Song to God Personal.”

Saturday, May 6, 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 4. “‘God’s Speaking’: The Divine Theme Narrative in Book III.”

Saturday, May 13, 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 5. “Book IV and Guidance to the Seeker.”

Saturday, May 27, 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 6. “Book V, Part 1: Some Major Organizing Themes, and Francis’s Use of Historical and Cultural References.”

Saturday, June 3, 2:30–4:30 pm
Session 7. “Book V, Part 2: A Review of the ‘Argument’ through its Four Parts.”

59th Anniversary Sahavas 2017

JUNE 9, 11:30am through to JUNE 12, 2:30pm.

Avatar Meher Baba

YOUR INVITATION - Download PDF here »

ATTENDANCE FORM - Please complete your Attendance Form 2017 online here »

A four-day celebration of Meher Baba’s visit to His Australian Abode in June 1958.

SPECIAL GUESTS

Hardeep and Indra

Hardeep and Indra Hanspal

Other notable overseas attendees bringing their unique talents will be Ted and Janet Judson, Ward Parks, and Raine Eastman-Gannett.

ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM details will be made available on the Avatar’s Abode website closer to the Anniversary.

CATERING is provided for purchase during the Anniversary. Details are in your invitation.

All are welcome to join in planning and organising the Anniversary.

ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE MEETINGS are held regularly in the Library at Avatar's Abode through to June. Minutes of Anniversary Committee meetings are kept in the Reception Centre for all to read. Plenty to do and fun doing it!

Joint Chair: Bernard Bruford 5442 1487 and Denis Carmody 0415 313 471.


Regular Activities on Avatar's Abode

Monday Gathering

10.00 am every Monday

Readings, discussions and Baba stories and games at the Meeting Hall.

Lorraine Brown 5446 8005

Tuesday Discussion

6.30 pm every Tuesday

Informal reading and discussion of Meher Baba's message at the Bookstore.

 

Saturday Film Nights

1st Saturday night of each month, 7.00 pm

Films of Meher Baba and other classics in Baba’s House.

Jim Frisino 0417 112 668
David Hobson 5442 1220

Baba’s House Flowers

Tuesday and Saturday Mornings
Twice weekly

You are invited to decorate Baba’s Room with roses – contact Maria for payment and roster details.

Maria Oakhill 5442 2548


Caring for Avatar's Abode

Working on Avatar’s Abode

Volunteers able to assist please contact:
For Grounds: Felix Schmid 5442 2570 / 0402 735 625 or Bernard Bruford 5442 1487
For Buildings maintenance: Greg Rimmelzwaan 0402 676 888

Anniversary Committee

Meetings held regularly in Library through to June. All welcome to join in the planning and organising. Minutes kept in Reception Centre for all to read. Plenty to do and fun doing it!
Joint Chair 2015: Bernard Bruford 5442 1487 and Denis Carmody 0415 313 471

Avatar’s Abode Trust

Meeting of Directors 10am on the 3rd Saturday of January, March, May, July, September, November.

Management Committee

Meetings 9am on the 3rd Saturday of every month. The Trust Management Committee meets monthly to maintain the property.

Baba’s House Committee

Meetings TBA by email. This group looks after Baba’s Room, Baba’s House and His belongings. The Baba community is encouraged to assist the committee.
Contact: David Hobson 5442 1220