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Prasanthi Nilayam
 

April 27, Last Rites

Bhajans are sung, prayers are chanted, the Indian flag is draped over the coffin, and the coffin is buried behind closed curtains, to be unveiled afterward.

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Swami Lies in State

An ambulance brings Bhagawan Baba's body into Sai Kulwant Hall.

His Body lies in state as people pay their respects.

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Brindavan --the
Early Years

The early days of the Avatar's sojourns in Brindavan. The "Sairam Shed" under the venerable old tree was the gathering place, where His love entranced and rejuvenated every soul. Darshan was a Divine Poem that drew the devotee ever so close to the Heart of the Lord.

 

My Sweet Lord

Darshan from the 1980s and 1990s --Swami in the swing, giving out saris, gifting bicicyles to the needy, and so forth.

With popular Swami songs written and performed by well-known artists.

A one-hour delight.

 

Grama Seva

The students of the Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning in Puttaparthi, India have long been known for their fine character and service to fellow man. This ten-minute film gives a wonderful insight into their ability to spread Swami's Love to the poorest of the poor.

  
 

Team Player

The works of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba are reviewed from the perspective of the Team Player —things get done and success is achieved when everyone is a teammate, working together.

It's a lesson for us all.

  
Educare
 

Educare

Educare means to bring out that which is latent within --in this case, the Human Values truth, peace, love, right conduct, and nonviolence. This documentary shows how Swami's Program in Human Values is being used throughout the world to develop people who are beacons of goodness and service to humanity.

  
Sri Sathya Sai Vidhya Vahini
 

Vidhya Vahini

This video introduces Sathya Sai Baba's program to expand human values to rural schools and others throughout India. It was announced during the 85th birthday celebrations on 23 November 2010.

Please also visit the website for this program: www. srisathyasaividyavahini.org/

  
Pure Love
pure love  

Pure Love

Prepare yourself for an experience. After a brief intro of part of Suprabhatam and nagasankirtan, we move to 45 minutes of beautiful, slow-motion shots of darshan in the early 1990s. Swami is radiant and full of love and smiles, and the devotion of everyone is evident. Halfway through the video, the exquisite, moving music "How I love thee" intensifies the devotion one feels.
Documentary: 25 years of the
Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning
  This documentary, created in November 2006, gives the highlights of the SSSIHL, which had its start in 1968 with the founding of the woman's college in Anantapur and became a university in 1981. The last part of the documentary highlights the construction of the new indoor Stadium, which was finished in time for the 25th Convocation of the Institute.
Spiritual Blossoms
Premaatmane Namah Part I
  A collection of rare footage of Bhagavan during the 1960's-1970's, with bhajans added. Shots are from the Third All-India Conference; Shivarathri celebrations, including Vhibuthi Abhishekam; darshan; and the inauguration of the Arts & Science College in Brindavan.
Aura of Divinity
by Richard Bock
  A classic video, this part of "Aura of Divinity" gives the history of Swami's and shows what it was like in the "early" years. It discusses briefly the interview Swami gave to Mr. Karanjia, Sr. Editor of Blitz News Magazine, in 1976. Great shots of Prasanthi Nilayam in the 60's and 70s.
His Life is His Message
by Richard Bock
asd   Taken from a film by Richard Bock from the late 1960s – early 1970s. This video gives a history of Swami, explains His teachings, and talks about materializations. We see beautiful shots of Swami in Brindavan and Prasanthi Nilayam, as well as the vibhuthi abhishekam, the pouring of vibhuthi onto Shirdi Baba's statue. We see excerpts of Swami's famous 1968 birthday discourse (text, video). Don't miss this video!
The Endless Stream
by Richard Bock
  A rare and powerful film of Swami's early years when he radiated love and youth. Includes Abishek miracle where He produces clouds of vibhuti from a small upturned vase plus many touching scenes with devotees.
The Message I Bring
by Richard Bock
  This video has Sri Kasturi giving parts of Swami's landmark discourse of 23 Nov. 1968 (text, video) in which he said, "For the protection of the virtuous, the destruction of evil-doers, and the establishment of righteousness on a firm footing, I incarnate from age to age ..." During the discourse, we see pictures of darshan in Prasanthi Nilayam around that time.
Truth is My Name
by Richard Bock
 

Truth is My Name

A third classic movie by Richard Bock which shows close-up and personal videos of Swami's early life and His touching love and energy. Many historical images of and early Puttaparti and the surrounding landscape.
Bhajans By and For Swami
  Beautiful bhajans sung by and for Swami. Songs such as "Govinda Krishna Jai Gopal" and "Allah Tumaho" sung by students. And a bonus of Arathi with Swami there the entire time. Inspirational and filled with blessings.
Chaitanya Jyoti Museum Opening
 

Museum opening

Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba blesses us with his Darshan in this seven-minute slow motion film showing the opening ceremonies of the Chaitanya Jyoti Museum at his ashram in Puttaparthi, India. Filmed on 18 November 2000 as part of Sai Baba's 75th Birthday Celebrations.

A low-resolution version can be downloaded

Hymns from the Vedas: Song of Creation
 

Song of Creation

This eleven-minute film describing the Creation of the Universe contains the words of Sathya Sai Baba and selected verses from the Vedas - including the Rig Veda, The Atharva Veda, and the later Upanisads. As each verse is sung, it appears on screen in Sanskrit, an ancient Indian language, and is followed by its spoken English translation.

Universal Teacher
universal teacher
 

Universal Teacher

This film, by RIchard Bock, made in 1982, has three parts:

Part 1. Facets of Faith
Part 2. Equanimity
Part 3. Mind and meditation

 

Who is Sai Baba
universal teacher
 

Who is Sai Baba

A good introduction to Sathya Sai Baba, written, produced, and narrated by Jody Cleary. This intro gives a brief history and talks about Swami's major service projects. Several people are interviewed, and we see good shots of Swami as we listen to the narrative.

Although these videos can be downloaded, they are designed for streaming. To obtain higher resolution versions, visit a Sai bookstore.




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