Posts Tagged with: "mp pandit"

Turning Point

Turning Point

I am speaking of an incident that took place about 30 years ago. It concerns our late friend Sri Surendra […]

The Spiritual Teacher

The Spiritual Teacher

In all spiritual traditions the teacher, or the guru as we call him in India, occupies a pivotal place. The […]

The Mother’s Withdrawal

The Mother’s Withdrawal

(A talk given in Auroville, on 28th November 1973) It was last week that a friend spoke to me of […]

The Mother’s Mission

The Mother’s Mission

The Mother was once asked when and how she became conscious of her mission, when and how she came to […]

The Teaching Profession: Ancient Indian Ideal & Modern Environment

The Teaching Profession: Ancient Indian Ideal & Modern Environment

The Mother always said that to be a successful teacher one must be both a yogi and a saint, because […]

Changing Concepts of Education

Changing Concepts of Education

Hitherto education was a subject by itself and tended to be developed in isolation from other factors which are indeed […]

Today’s Imperative

Today’s Imperative

What are we to do today? The question arises because every day, almost every one of us thinks, on reading […]

Where are We Going?

Where are We Going?

Where are we going? It is given to certain seers, Rishis, who can look beyond the barriers of physical space […]

Pitfalls in Sadhana (III)

Pitfalls in Sadhana (III)

Obsessions-Defects-Desires     We observed that the first pitfall is mistaking the means for the end.  What is a process, a […]

Pitfalls in Sadhana (II)

Pitfalls in Sadhana (II)

                                                                                        Rituals-Emotions-Psychic We were speaking of pitfalls in sadhana.  Let us be clear that pitfalls are different from downfalls.  When […]

Pitfalls in Sadhana (I)

Pitfalls in Sadhana (I)

                                                                          Meditation-Work-Reading All of us are admittedly interested in sadhana which for us means a dedicated pursuit of the Divine […]