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IV i Whom to Serve?

3. Should we make any distinctions while doing seva?

Love should not be rationed, on the basis of caste, creed or economic status, or intellectual attainment of the recipient.
Sathya Sai Baba, 27 Nov 1965
 
Service without distinctions: In the Sai organisation, there is no room for distinctions of race, religion, caste, class, or community. All should regard themselves as the children of one God. When they are united by this sense of divine kinship, they will act with Love towards all. They should shed all narrow and limited ideas and engage themselves in service with a heart full of love for all.
Sathya Sai Baba, 18 Nov 1984
 
See the Universal in all. See all as similar waves, sustained by the same sea. Develop that kinship, that love, that sympathy. Serve others, not with the feeling that they are others, but with the attitude of worship that you reserve for God. One single act of service offered to the God whom you visualise in another is worth all the years of yearning for God.
Sathya Sai Baba, 8 Mar 1967
 
Just think for a moment: Are you serving God? Or, is God serving you? When you offer milk to a hungry child, or a blanket to a shivering brother on the pavement, you are but placing a gift of God into the hands of another gift of God! You are reposing the gift of God in a repository of the Divine Principle! God serves; He allows you to claim that you have served! Without His Will, no single blade of grass can quiver in the breeze. Fill every moment with gratitude to the Giver and the Recipient of all gifts.
Sathya Sai Baba, 19 May 1969