Food, My Inspiration from God

Australian devotee Caroline Percic has prepared a useful, illustrated cookbook interleaved with many pictures of Sathya Sai Baba, and quotes on Sathya Sai Baba about the Importance of food and proper diet. Printed on glossy art paper, all pages have photographic illustrations and there is an abundance of pictures of Sathya Sai Baba in kitchens, examining food, eating, smiling, laughing with devotees. All recipes are accompanied by photographs.

Part One, Words of God on Food, encompassing extracts from Divine Discourses on many topics. A selection encompasses the following extracts:

The General Principles of Food

Good Health is our greatest Wealth

The Mind is the puppet of Food

God Qualities are Diminishing

Cleanlinness of Food

Good Food Maintains Good Health

Overeating has become a Fashion

Importance of Food in Maintaining Health


There is a brief overview of Sathwic, Rajasic and Thamasic food, with some pointers on the main types of sathwic food.

Recipes are given for

Meals and Rice,
Salads to compliment Rice dishes,
substitutes for Protein,
Indian dishes,
Ayurvedic dishes,
raw dishes,
raw cakes,
bread spreads,
healthy drinks,
Oriental dishes
Middle Eastern dishes,
Mixed recipes



After the recipes section there is a commentary on the overall components of a diet, with enzymes, protein, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals.

Ther is then a concluding overview of some of the dangers in the fast production of food, with commentary on milk, meat, oils, ice-cream, coffee, tea, chocolate, salt, soft-drink, etc, etc. The book concludes with Twenty One delicious herbal teas.



Food, My Inspiration from God,
may be obtained from either the Puttaparthi Ashram Bookshop, or

Caroline Percic
27 Sydney Rod, 
Coburg, 3058

Phone [03] 9386 5660
Fax   [03] 9398 1688






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