Grama Seva - Service to Man is Service to God
Grama seva has started in puttaparthi, in His yesterdays discourse Swami talked about grama seva or Village service, when we serve others, we are really serving God. According to Swami's discourse in which He said that five villages have been chosen, these 5 villages blessed with good fortune will receive food, clothing etc furthermore these 5 villages will also get water facilitated by the Sathya Sai water project.
*****When it comes to 'Seva' in villages, His urge
for uplifting the villagers is almost insatiable.
"When the villages
grow, the states grow and the nation on the whole prospers. The progress
of the nation is based upon the progress of villages," He exhorts.He asks
the students and the youth in general to visit the villages, identify
their problems and serve them with utmost sincerity. Baba has a word of
advice for the 'Sevaks' in rural areas: