RAMALINGESHWARA RAO P & WIFE.
Baba sent eight message to Koduri Krishna rao to be displayed in Mehersthan temple in Kovvur where bronze statute of Meher Baba was installed. When the messages were received in Kovvur, there was much discussion as to what exactly Baba meant in regards to observing rituals in the newly-built center. P. Ramalingeshwara Rao, an attorney in Kovvur who took the view that Vedic rites should be allowed. His wrote a letter to Adi on 19 January 1963, and Eruch's subsequent reply on bellf ob Meher Baba was sent which contained the important guidelines about these type of questions for future generations to reflect upon:
Baba's unique leela was to tear away the veil of ceremonies and rituals, and he used Meher Dham in Nauranga, Hamirpur, and Mehersthan in Kovvur, Andhra, as his medium. While remaining free of dogmas and tenets, Meher Baba has shown the way for humanity to offer loving and sincere worship to God, and Ramalingeshwara Rao fully accepted what Eruch wrote. With the establishment of Meher Dham and Mehersthan, people were awakened to what true worship is, and their traditional doctrines and religious dogmas and ceremonies were gradually abandone.