Articles in: Spiritual

The Power of Money

The Power of Money

Some of you may already know that I travel around the region pretty frequently, having to visit and conduct seminars […]

Dealing with Others

Dealing with Others

Man is a social being and has different relations with various members of the community. When we see the behaviour […]

Divinisation of Life

Divinisation of Life

In the spiritual history of humankind, there have always been two beliefs: there are those who have the faith that […]

The Significance of 4’th April

The Significance of 4’th April

Calm was the day, and through the trembling air, Sweet breathing Zephyrus did softly play. – Spencer Such a day was […]

Faith and Trust Essential

Faith and Trust Essential

There is a second [thing], which is obviously, as indispensable if you want to go forward; it is to have […]

Turning Difficulties into Opportunities

Turning Difficulties into Opportunities

We all face, and are bound to face, difficulties in our inner and outer lives. We are also told that […]

Love without an Agenda

Love without an Agenda

Each month we take a question of this nature and present an answer based on the writings of Sri Aurobindo […]

Concentration

Concentration

Each month we take a question of this nature and present an answer based on the writings of Sri Aurobindo […]

The What and How of Meditation

The What and How of Meditation

In the speed and stress of modern life, more and more persons all over the world, are turning to Meditation, […]

Hell

Hell

One who speaks untruth goes to Hell like one who, when he has done a thing, says: “I did not […]

Difficulties in Meditation

Difficulties in Meditation

Meditation has always been part of spiritual disciplines all over the world. But in the modern times, with the tensions […]

Dealing with Unpleasant Thoughts

Dealing with Unpleasant Thoughts

We have very little control over our mind and thoughts. And very often we find that we are assailed by […]

The Path

The Path

The best of all paths is the Eightfold Path; the best of all truths is the Fourfold Truth; the best […]

The Illusion of Action

The Illusion of Action

The illusion of action is one of the great illusions of life. Most of us believe that we must always […]

Life is a Dynamic Mirror

Life is a Dynamic Mirror

We find it happening every day – we are shocked by the way some people around us behave. We are […]

The Power of Desire

The Power of Desire

The highest spiritual experience affirms that the Divine alone exists, nothing happens without His will. But the world as we […]

Does Visualization Help?

Does Visualization Help?

A very important part of sadhana, of spiritual seeking is the discovery of the Divine presence in us, of one’s […]

Pleasure

Pleasure

One who gives himself entirely to what is unprofitable, who does not give himself to what is profitable, who sacrifices […]

Walking as Tirtha (pilgrimage)

Walking as Tirtha (pilgrimage)

‘You road I enter upon and look around.  I believe you are not all that is here, I believe that […]

Happiness

Happiness

Among those who hate, happy are we to live without hatred. Among men who hate, let us live free from […]

Decay and Death

Decay and Death

From times immemorial, one of the dreams and aspirations of humankind has been for the conquest of death, for immortality. […]

The Individual

The Individual

For nine thousand years society has depended upon its members as individuals for those creative achievements of mind and spirit […]

The Awakened One (The Buddha)

The Awakened One (The Buddha)

He whose victory has never been surpassed nor even equalled—which path can lead to Him, the Pathless, the Awakened One who […]

Everything for the Divine

Everything for the Divine

All spiritual paths and yogas lay stress upon the need of getting liberated from the clutches of our lower nature, […]

The Certitude of Finding the Divine

The Certitude of Finding the Divine

The search for God, the effort to find the Divine and to unite with Him is a difficult and long […]

The Ego

The Ego

If a man holds himself dear, let him guard himself closely. The sage should watch through one of the three […]

Old Age

Old Age

Why this joy, this gladness, when the world is forever burning? O you who are enveloped in shadows, why do […]

Is it Necessary to Call the Divine if We Need Help?

Is it Necessary to Call the Divine if We Need Help?

All around us, we see violence, destruction of what is beautiful, infliction of suffering on others.  And no country, race, […]

Punishment

Punishment

All tremble when faced with punishment; all fear death. Seeing others as ourselves, do not strike, do not cause another […]

Why do People Like to Hurt Others?

Why do People Like to Hurt Others?

All around us we see violence, destruction of what is beautiful, infliction of suffering on others.  And no country, race, […]