Brother Ravi Mariwalla, was convinced it was an extraordinary moment when as a 12 year old he had a darsan of Baba in Dharmakshetra.
He evolved through three important phases in life. Bal Vikas student, Sai student and Trust employee. As a Bal Vikas and pre seva Dal student when he developed a great urge to become Baba's student. Having become one he wanted to stay on forever like most others.
After his MSc and MBA both with Gold Medals and distinction Baba commanded him to join the new super specialty Hospital as one of the first employees. He served in the Cardiac OR for 14 years in different capacities.
He had many occasions to speak in Baba's presence and interact with Swami. He moved out of the ashram in 2005 after 23 years.
Married to Jagruti an ardent devotee and former youth coordinator of Mumbai, he recently relocated to NJ. He has 2 young sons. His parents continue to reside in Parthi and sister teaches at the Primary school.