February 8, 2002 (Friday)
Swami came to the Ganesh portico at around 5.00 pm. He called a student who was holding a letter.
Swami : What is there in the letter?
Student : Swami, leg pain. (Pointing to his ankle.)
Swami : Cut it and throw it! (Smiling)
Swami then created Vibhuti for the boy.
Student : Swami, brother is having G.A.T.E. exam (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering).
Swami : Manchidi (Good).
Student : Swami, this year I have Board exams.
Swami : Manchidi. Velli Koorcho (Good. Go and sit down).
The Class XII students were holding their computer projects. Swami called them and blessed all their projects.
February 9, 2002 (Saturday)
Swami came out at 4.10 pm and gave Parker pens to students from Alike who were seated near the garage. Swami asked a student who had participated in the Lion Dance event…
Swami : You are the lion’s back. Where is your head?
Swami then gave him a Parker pen. Swami then called all the Lion Dance event students and started distributing pens to them.
Swami : (Swami then took some pens in His hand and distributed them to the teachers who were seated in the front. Swami gave the pens to both the School and Institute Wardens. Swami then enquired with Prof. Anil Kumar) Are these pens good?
Prof. A. K. : Yes, Swami. Parker pens. Standard ones. They write beautifully.
Swami then asked him to write. Before he could write…
Swami : They will not write. There is no ink in it!