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Om SathGuru Sri Seshadri Swamigal Thiruvadikkae

Hazrat Tajuddin Baba of Nagpur


Once a certain Nawab came to seek Baba’s blessings in the success of his litigation concerning his Rs.18 lakhs worth of property. One day the Nawab was going out with Baba in his coach and they saw a man-eating a roti from an old cloth on his head. He advanced towards Baba to pay his homage. Baba Tajuddin got down from his coach, took the rotis from the man, sat down under a tamarind tree and started eating them. He divided one roti into two parts and gave one piece to the Nawab who was with Him, and said, “If you take too much, you will have motions.” He then asked for beedis and the Nawab offered the same. At the same time, the Nawab placed his legal document before the Baba for his blessing. The saint kept the burning beedi upon the papers and said, “THIS IS OUR SEAL.” The Nawab later learned that the property had to be divided like the Baba’s roti. The Baba warned, “Don’t take what is not yours.”

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