The story of Burgula Rama Krishna
Plane Made a Safe Landing
Smt. Shyamala Devi Daughter of late Shri Burgula Ramakrishna Rao,
former Governor Of U.P, and Kerala, India.
It happened during the day when
my father , Late Shri Burgula Ramakrishna Rao was Governor of
My father with his-de-camp by
name Mr Sodi had gone to Puttaparthi to have Swami’s darshan. On
that occasion Swami materized a golden ring and gave it to
Mr.Sodi. Baba usually created articles like rings, watches etc,
as talisman for the protections of His devotees.
Swami once explained the
significance of his created articles. Whenever the recipients of
such gifts from Swami are in danger, these articles instantly
convert a message to Swami just like a message is convey through
One one occasions my father along with Mr Sodi had to travel on
an official work in a plane meeting for Governor. While
returning after completion of assignment, the plane’s front
wheel got truck and did not open before landing. Pilots tried
their best to unlock and bring down the wheels, but could not
They were forced make rounds over the airport, as they were
unable to make a normal landing. Even the petrol was running
out. When message was sent to the control room saying that they
have decided to make an emergency landing on its belly,
arrangements were hurriedly made.
Fire engines and first aid services were all geared up and kept
ready. In a last and final attempt ADC . Mr Sodi entered the
cockpit and tried to bring down the jammed wheels.
He had on his finger the ring created by Swami. Immediately the
wheels freed and unfolded. The plane was carrying the Governor
and made safe landing. My mother at first was frightened at the
plane’s failure to make a normal landing.
On that particular day in the early hours Swami had appear in
her dream and gave her flowers and bangles, symbolic of
protection of her husband.
As a proof of this incident back of Puttaparthi, it seems Swami
had remarked to close devotees “Alas! Ramakrishna Rao’s plane
had mishap averted. “When my father spoke to Swami through
phone. Swami remarked and explained the details of the entire
incident to my father.
Jai Sai Ram
The story of Burgula Rama Krishna
Burgula Rama Krishna Rao
was the First Governer for Andhra Pradesh and a
good devotee of Baba. He used to come to Parthi very regularly and
also vsited his house in Hyderabad. One day he was travelling in a
class compartment along with his wife. As it was a first class
there were not many people in the bogie. He had a single attendant to
on his family. BRK Rao noticed a small spark in the fan and it was
becoming into fire with smoke. He tried to cal the attendant and there
no response. He came out of the coupe and started shouting for help.
a sudden a person with couple of electric equipment came inside the
from nowhere. Suddenly seeing this person BRK Rao disturbed and for a
thought that this person might be a thief. Brushing aside his feelings
the new comer asked Rao why are you shouting for help. What do you want.
perplexed Rao showed the fire and smoke inside the coupe. This new
went there inspected the fan and got that repaired in minutes and
back at the couple and told them nothing to worry about. Saying this
opened the door of that moving train and vanished into thin air. Rao
wife were totally surprised at the event and thanked him in his
went to bed.
After few days this first couple of the state went on to visit Baba
expressed their gratitude for taking care of their family in many ways.
Swami pointed out the incident in the train and said why do you not
about that incident. You did not think of me and when I cam to help
people without prayers you could not recognize me more over you
I might be a thief. He teased them for sum time for their ignorence
finally told them whether you pray or not God would come to your
when you completely surrender yourself to Him. It is His duty. Hence
faith in God. Then He blessed them and walked away.
This is another example which says how God takes care of His devotees
need without their asking. But to get that one has to surrender