Unique incidents in Sanatan Ashrams in Ponda and Devad

Gratitude unto the Guru (Spiritual Master)
who is unparalleled in conducting spiritual research !

Almost all incidents have taken place in the Sanatan Ashram (Ramnathi, Ponda) where Paratpar Guru (Dr.) Athavale resides, while some have taken place in Sanatan’s Devad Ashram, and are mentioned accordingly.

1. Panchamahabutas

1A. Pruthvitattva (Absolute Earth Principle)

Various fragrances emanate at different places in the Ashram at times causing tingling in the nose.

As per the instructions of Bhrugu Maharshi, Paratpar Guru (Dr.) Athavale touches His forehead to a Page from the Bhrugu Samhita given to Him as Prasad (Holy sacrament) and pays obeisance to it every day. After 6 months, the Page began to emit a strong fragrance (15.10.2016).

1B. Apatattva (Absolute Water Principle)

1B 1. Experiencing a sweet taste in the mouth

1B 2. For the first time on 13.5.2014 the glass panes of windows adjacent to the air conditioner in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room showed vertical and horizontal waves and the objects outside appeared like images on the surface of water with waves. Later, such scenes were noticed on several glass panes in the Ashram.

1B 3. Noticing reflections on several objects in Ashram

A. There is an open terrace outside the room where H.H. (Dr.) Athavale sits for seva (Service unto the Absolute Truth). Now, there is no difference in reflect-ions of sunlight in the ash-colour floor tiles and that in the tiles of other colours.

B. Clear reflection of objects in the glasses of windows and doors of the Ashram as if they are mirrors. Reflections also began to appear in other objects such as wooden and metal cupboards.

C. The reflection of images are very clear if seen from the room where H.H. (Dr.) Athavale perf-orms seva and from the side of His room where light enters, as if looking at mirror images.

1C. Tejtattva (Absolute Fire Principle)

1C 1. Change in colour

A. Changes in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room

1. Noticing green, yellow or pink tinges on the white walls of the room and even these tinges undergoing changes.
2. With daylight fading, all walls appearing greenish, but the ceiling always appearing white.
3. Wall towards the west gets illuminated with rays of the rising sun. If an object is held against this wall the shadow of the object displays rainbow colours.
4. Noticing enthusiasm-signi-fying green light around the tube-light in the room. As a result, the yellow wall appears greenish.
5. Four floor tiles in the corner adjoining the attached bathroom turning yellowish, then pinkish sometimes and then turning yellowish again.
6. A greenish tinge appearing around the face of H.H. Bhaktaraj Maharaj in the picture in the temple-room; also noticing a pale pink aura around the face.

B. Noticing on 31.12.2009 and 2.11.2016 that the sleeves, chest and abdomen areas of two of H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s short white kurtas had developed pink tinges.

C. Sheets of paper from which H.H. (Dr.) Athavale recites a mantra every day, the computer screen which He uses for seva, the inner white background of the wall clock in His room, His writing papers, all changing colours with pink, yellow and greenish tinges on them.

D. Pink tinges appearing on the walls in the rooms of Sanatan’s Saint H.H. Saurabh Joshi and Mr. Ramanand, Room 109 and some other rooms in the Ashram.

1C 2. Getting a feeling that the image in the mirror is very close or has enlarged

1C 3. Temperature in the room rising or falling

A. The temperature in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room is lower than that in other rooms and the difference can be felt.

B. The floor where H.H. (Dr.) sits for seva becoming so hot that it becomes difficult to stand there barefoot even for a few seconds; experiencing the heat there even after wearing socks and slippers.

C. The floor of Sadguru Rajen-dra Shinde’s room in Devad Ashram becoming hot, and the heat increasing when seekers discuss mistakes there.

1C 4. Increase in illumination in the rooms and radiance in the pictures of Deities

A. Creation of light in the stereogram picture of Deity Shiva gifted by Yogatadnya Dadaji Vai-shampayan to H.H. (Dr.) Athavale, and realising that it is increasing with time.

B. After lighting a lamp in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room, the light emitted appears to have increased when compared with the earlier times and with other rooms.

1C 5. Noticing emission of light rays and circles from the street lamp near the Ashram, the sun and moon; also noticing rainbow colours in them.

1C 6. Seeing orbs in the photo : Noticing positive and distressing subtle-bodies (orbs) in large numbers in the photos taken during ‘Dashapranavi Gayatri Havan’ performed to overcome the dangers to the life of H.H. (Dr.) Athavale and Sanatan Sanstha.

1D. Vayu (Absolute Air Principle)

1D 1. The floor tiles becoming smooth

A. In 2010, noticing the floor tiles in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room becoming smooth.

B. In 2012, noticing the floor tiles in several areas of Sanatan’s Ramnathi Ashram becoming smooth.

C. The floor tiles in the room where H.H. (Dr.) Athavale does seva, as well as in rooms of Saints in the Ashram becoming smooth.

1D 2. Upon touching the walls in the room and bathroom of H.H. (Dr.) Athavale, experiencing vibr-ations and feeling blissful or becoming thoughtless.

A. Some seekers feeling that they are entering the walls.

B. Some seekers feeling that they are receiving Chaitanya (Div-ine consciousness) from the walls.

1D 3. Feeling as if the photos have come alive, and noticing movement in their eyes and other limbs.

A. Perceiving the eyes and other limbs of Shrikrushna mov-ing in the picture made by Sanatan Sanstha. Similarly, noticing move-ment in the pictures of Deity Shiva and other Deities and feeling that the Deity is standing in front of us.

B. Perceiving the following points upon looking at the photo of H.H. Bhaktaraj Maharaj in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s temple :

1. Perceiving H.H. Bhaktaraj Maharaj looking at us – turning His eyeballs, face and shoulders.
2. After a few seconds, His walking stick in the picture app-earing to be moving back and forth.
3. H.H. Bhaktaraj Maharaj appearing to be breathing.
4. His left arm appearing to be coming out of the photo frame.
C. Perceiving liveliness in the photos of Saints and seekers.

1D 4. Perceiving the objects in the room, figures on the walls, walls and the entire Ashram are moving.

A. The plastic bottle placed on the ledge of the toilet window since 18.8.2012 falling after experiencing vibrations.

B. The mirror weighing two kilos fixed above the washbasin swinging on its own.

C. Noticing movement of the Rudrakshamala gifted by Yogatadnya Dadaji Vaishampayan, hung on the window.

D. The lid of the acrylic box on the metal cupboard seen moving up and down.

E. Upon focussing attention on any dot that has appeared on the wall and the floor in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room or elsewhere in the Ashram, at times it appears to be oscillating randomly, at other times moving clockwise or anti-clockwise; the movement is some-times fast and sometimes slow.

E1. Even if a dot is seen on the wall from the front, when seen sideways, it appears at a distance from the wall.

F. Upon focussing attention on the wall in the room for a minute, perceiving it is breathing.

G. Upon focussing attention on the small portion of the edge of a tile in the bathroom, noticing a wave-like movement, and when the portion of the edge is large, noticing it moving up and down.

H. Noticing zigzag movement of the edge of a wall or an ordinary stick in the room upon looking at them up and down.

I. Even upon standing with the eyes closed and the back to the lamp above the washbasin in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room, feeling of being pushed from behind.

J. Upon focussing attention on the floor in all the four corners of H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room perceiving back & forth and up & down movement.

K. Even when the door of the room is closed, perceiving movement of the edge of the door as if it is being opened and someone is entering the room.

L. Getting a feeling that ‘I may fall’ while standing in the room.

1E. Akashtattva (Absolute Ether Principle)

1E 1. Hearing subtle-sounds

A. Hearing subtle-sounds of Bharatiya musical instruments such as the shehanai, mrudung etc. in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room and elsewhere in the Ashram.
B. One day in 2014, while in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room and in the adjoining room, being able to hear a unique subtle-sound continuously upon holding the palms 4 to 5 centimetres away from the ears. While hearing this sound after a few days, the ears started getting blocked.
C. Feeling that ‘someone is calling out to me’, but finding no one upon looking back.
D. The sound of a running tap in the attached bathroom seeming like the recitation of a mantra in Tamil.

1E 2. H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room appearing to have enlarged

A. The room appearing large upon watching it for a few seconds while standing on one side in it. To some, it appears without walls and like the sky .
B. Upon standing in the room, some seekers getting a feeling that they are floating in air.

2. Trees
Fruits and flowers on trees blooming more in the direction of the Ashram

2A. A mango tree next to the road outside the Ashram bearing more fruits in the direction of the Ashram for 3 to 4 years now.

2B. In 2014, it was noticed that the growth of the Parijat tree (Indian coral) in the Ashram is more towards H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room. It blossomed more in that direction throughout the year (Generally, the tree blossoms from August to January every year).

However, from 29.7.2016 when H.H. (Dr.) fell ill, the bright green leaves of this tree began to fall in large numbers, and within two months, it shed all its leaves and dried up. However, with the grace and blessings of Maharshi and by performing spiritual remedies on 15.10.2016 as advised by Him, the leaves started reappearing; on 12.11.2016, Divine Particles were seen on its trunk.

3. Noticing animals and birds, signifying auspiciousness in the Ashram
3A. Seekers spotting animals such as a cow, monkey, mongoose, mountain lizard, crow, pheasant, eagle etc. in the Ashram.
3B. Butterflies : Incidents of butterflies coming to the Ashram and sitting on seekers have increased.

4. New creation
4A. Appearance of ‘Om’ on its own on H.H. (Dr.) Athavale, Saints and seekers as well as on floor tiles in the Ashram
1. ‘Om’ appearing on floor tiles in the Ashram
2. ‘Om’ appearing on food items such as chapatis, fried brinjal slices etc.

4B. Creation of a teaspoon of white Divine Particles resembling semolina, interspersed with silver Divine Particles in the container used earlier to store H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s food items; the container was preserved in the museum from 2009 to 2013.

4C. Noticing Divine Particles
1. Noticing Divine Particles on the hands of H.H. (Dr.) Athavale and on seekers.
2. Noticing Divine Particles on various articles used by seekers.
3. Noticing showering of Divine particles subtly in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room and elsewhere in the Ashram.
4. Innumerable subtle white particles in H.H. (Dr.) Athavale’s room and surrounding areas.

5. Sattvik children
Birth of sattvik children who are at a high spiritual level (50% or more) at birth (In the present phase of Kaliyug [Era of strife], the average spiritual level of man is only 20%, while the spiritual level of a God-realised individual [meaning, one who has attained Moksha] is 100%).

– Ms. Priyanka Lotlikar (Maharshi Adhyatma Vishwavidyalay, Goa, 24.11.2016)