It is incorrect to preclude Nirmal Baba a fraud.
Nirmal Baba is incorrectly questioned as fraud
First of all let me hold that it is incorrect to question whether Baba is a fraud. I am a regular listener of TV episodes of Nirmal Baba for the last few months. I deeply realise the honest, frank and fearless submissions of thousands people in various Samagams who have been benefited on different accounts of their life out of their accidental faith to the Baba. These sharings and submissions are real, spontaneous and contains the elements of Bhakti and deep faith in the discourses of Baba.
Yes, Baba advises His followers to opt for Daswand. But it is purely an optional instrument and there is nothing binding upon His believers to opt for it to feel blessed by Him. Daswand is often misunderstood as a tactical method to earn money for the growth of His popularity or for the growth of the whole sect per se. Daswand is rather a medium to show one's sacrifice, dedication and perseverance for one's specific desires to get fulfilled. Baba hold that 'nothing is predetermined in life' and everything is possible in life unless and until the Kripa of the Shakti is not blocked. This is an eternal truth and nothing new. Alfred Werner worked for years together in laboratory to show to the mankind the fourth dimension of Inorganic Chemistry. This earned him Noble Prize. His works were his dedications and sacrifice for his desires to explore the unexplored. Every human cannot sacrifice to an equal extent nor every human can have similar or identical sacrifices. Similarly every human cannot be a noble laureate like Werner but every human has to survive, dream, grow and serve the society. In old days, sacrifices were rituals. Life was divided into Brahmacharya, Grihasthya, Banaprastha. During brahmacharya people used to learn in gurkuls and ashrams for away from families. It was a sacrifice of about 20 years. During banaprastha people used to desert homely life and seek their enlightenment in the search of God. This was another phase of sacrifice till the end of the life. More than half of the life span was used for sacrifice. There was hardly any material sacrifice. Because life has less emphasis on the pleasures out of owning matters. Today the mechanism of life is changed but not the relationship of life with the almighty. One has to show pure sacrifice and dedication to get one's desire fulfilled. In this materialistic life, sacrifice is not understood in terms of brahmacharya or banaprastha, it is understood in terms of materlial sacrifice. One's own earned money is the true instrument meant for sacrifice. Because money is the only element that every human is most attached to. Its sacrifice is purest form of all sorts of dedications. Baba, staunchly holds that money earned by dishonest means cannot be isolated for daswand. It is a meaningless effort He emphasises in every of His statements if you listen to His discourses patiently, either in Samagams or in TV episodes.
Material sacrifice in terms of money is not unique for the followers of Nirmal Darbar. In christianity, a specific portion of one's honest earning goes to the church as a token of one's sacrifice. In Hindu belief we donate money into 'Golak' placed in temples and gurdwars. This money donated is not for the survival of the God. It is rather an opportunity to facilitate show our sacrifice. Money donated should not be questioned about their utilities. Donation is something one sacrifices, something one should not be worried about ever after in life. Donation is not something one has to be careful about the fate of the substance donated. This is what Baba holds and I have understood.
Yes the more you sacrifice the more you get in whatever form you wish, Baba holds.