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I ate only white food on Tuesdays

Livemint - 01 Sep 2017
It was a world without newspapers or television. I left the campus only to go home during term vacations. When I didn't go home one Diwali, my parents panicked and called Swami, as we students called Sri Sathya Sai Baba. Word was sent. I made a ...
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Telangana: Many come forward to donate blood in Nalgonda

Telangana Today - 24 Sep 2017
Nalgonda unit of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Samithi has been conducting a series of social service activities in connection with 92nd birth anniversary of Sri Sathya Sai Baba, which is on November 23. Circle Inspector of Chandur K Ramesh formally launched the ...
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Shootout At Puttaparthi

Outlook India - 02 Sep 2017
Theories swirled around Sathya Sai Baba, revered by millions across many countries, had escaped unhurt, and the assailants had been long-time devotees. Reports from the time say the knife-wielding intruders had entered the godman's personal quarters in ...
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Forget Charles Manson: why Indian gurus are a cult above the West

South China Morning Post - 02 Sep 2017
The late Sathya Sai Baba, the most influential godman of the 20th century would conjure up Omega watches out of thin air. His followers regarded this as a miracle. While Sai Baba was a controversial figure, his followers included top scientists ...
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Sri Satya Sai Nigamagamam completes silver jubilee

The Hans India - 03 Sep 2017
Sai Ramakrishna. National Media Coordinator of All India Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations said, “We are grateful to Sri Sathya Sai Baba for choosing this place of Hyderabad in 1992 and giving us a monumental kalyanamandapam.” The programme ended ...
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The (un-) Holy Men!

Greater Kashmir - 30 Aug 2017
One of the most famous godmen is the world famous Sathya Sai Baba of Puttaparthi. He was the most famous Guru with millions of followers in 126 countries. Often regarded as 'Bhagwan', Sathya Sai Baba, who passed away in 2011, ruled the hearts of his ...
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Despite crime allegations, gurus in India hold sway - 27 Aug 2017
SATHYA SAI BABA: The saffron-robed Sathya Sai Baba, who died in 2011, had millions of followers and ashrams in over 126 countries. In India, his devotees included senior politicians, movie stars, world-class athletes and industrialists. He was said to ...
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Nongsa in Batam welcomes 1500 foreign tourists during long weekend

Jakarta Post - 04 Sep 2017
A total of 156 Singaporeans and tourists from Penang and Johor Bahru in Malaysia reportedly went to Nongsa to participate in the 3 Nations Friendship Golf Batam, 116 people who are part of Sathya Sai Baba community, a spiritual teacher in India, took a ...
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India Today Resembles the World of 'Harry Potter': Manu Joseph

The Quint - 23 Sep 2017
Joseph: Assuming you are paying for it, I will give Satya Sai Baba and the Gold Control Act By B Premanand. I was thirteen when I discovered it and it was the smallest book I had ever seen. The book was about how one man sued Sai Baba for producing ...
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Three cheers to game-changing verdicts

The Hans India - 27 Aug 2017
'Bhagwan', Sathya Sai Baba was revered by many Presidents, Prime Ministers and powerful in his long list of devotees. Of course, Baba Ramdev and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar are the current hot favourites of the ruling BJP dispensation and Opposition alike.
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The godmen of unholy things

Times of India (blog) - 27 Aug 2017
From Asaram, who has allegations of rape and murder of boys in his ashrams to Sathya Sai baba who was accused not just of sexual abuse but also had a stash of imaginable wealth in his den, Nityananda who was caught romping with an actress and the ...
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Settling inheritance cases of godmen has never been easy

Times of India - 02 Sep 2017
With his uncanny resemblance to Sathya Sai Baba, Premananda was hugely popular in southern states and had set up a sprawling 150-acre ashram in Tiruchi with branches in 15 countries, including UK, Switzerland and Belgium. The godman's secretary ...
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Sex crimes to sieges: India's controversial 'godmen'

Independent - 28 Aug 2017
New Delhi, India | AFP | India's self-styled “godmen” have legions of devoted followers but many are dogged by scandal and several have been charged or convicted of crimes. The latest example is Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh — known as the “guru in bling” ...

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