The snake and the car
Sairam to everyone,
As part of outr on going effort to keep in touch with bhagawan and his
leelas today I would like to share a small incident happened in Parthi
shows how compassanate lord he is.
Well it was a hot summar afternoon Swami was coming back to Parthi
hectic day at Bangalore. Radhakrishna (Then the driver and close
of Swami) was driving and Swami was lost in his divine silence. Usualy
Swami does not talk noone dares to disturb him. When the car was
high speeds suddenly Radhakrishna saw a huge snake crawling across the
road. Thinking applying sudden brakes would disturb Bhagawan Radhakrishna
ran over the snake praying the omnipotent lord about the safety of the
snake. Nothing happened Radhakrishna peeped through the rear view
confirmed swami was not disturbed.
Well they reached Parthi without any more troubles apparently. Then
got down from the car at the front door of Prasanthinilayam waved at
awaiting devotees and talked to a few devotees about their problems
consoled,advised and with his usual smile moved inside the resting
Then he sent a call to Radhakrishna that swami wanted to see him
immediately. Radhakrishna arrived wondering to know why swami called
Swami with a smile looked at Radh Krishna and told Radha you have been
me for so long you think that you understood swami. If you did why
happens Saying that he lifted his shirt to show a scar on his back. It
the mark of car tire. Then Bhagawan explains my luxary or comfort is
certainly not important than the life of another being. If I kill some
living being for my comfort how can I be a protector and omnisciencent.
had to lay over the snake to protect its life from the car.
What I am trying to say in this incident is to narrate how beautifully
communicates. The message is perfect. Take care of fellow beings which
who share all the five elements with you.
I beg your pardon for any mistakes in this.
Wshing you a pleasent day.