Posts Tagged with: "Sri Aurobindo"

The Importance of Finding the Strength Within

The Importance of Finding the Strength Within

Life is often a struggle, outside and within. We are confronted with forces and circumstances which try to depress and […]

One Day (The Little More)

One Day (The Little More)

One day, and all the half-dead is done, One day, and all the unborn begun; A little path and the […]

Life and Death

Life and Death

Life, death, – death, life; the words have led for ages Our thought and consciousness and firmly seemed Two opposites; […]

The Ideal Friendship

The Ideal Friendship

Human affection is obviously unreliable because it is so much bound up with selfishness and desire; it is a flame […]

Turning Point

Turning Point

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

At the Samadhi of Sri Aurobindo

At the Samadhi of Sri Aurobindo

Majestic Master of the immutable Light, Calm traveler of the tortured paths of clay, Love like a universe thronged within […]

Sri Aurobindo: Saga of a Great Indian Sage

Sri Aurobindo: Saga of a Great Indian Sage

Sri Aurobindo: Saga of a Great Indian Sage Author: Wilfried Huchzermeyer Since the publication of the first biography of Sri […]

To Walk Through Life

To Walk Through Life

To walk through life armoured against all fear, peril and disaster, only two things are needed, two that go always […]

The Constant Mantra

The Constant Mantra

If you desire only the Divine, there is an absolute certitude that you will reach the Divine, but all these […]

Profiles in Greatness: Sudhir Kumar Sarkar

Profiles in Greatness: Sudhir Kumar Sarkar

There are men and men; qualities differ.  We have little men in plenty even though famous and powerful.  Such little […]

The Most Essential Condition

The Most Essential Condition

It is then by a transformation of life in its very principle, not by an external manipulation of its phenomena, […]

Sri Aurobindo’s Call to the Youth of India

Sri Aurobindo’s Call to the Youth of India

All great and new creation has to come from the youth.  And India at present needs such a new and […]

Rising above the Subhuman

Rising above the Subhuman

The course of evolution proceeding from the vegetable to the animal, from the animal to the man, starts in the […]

Immortality

Immortality

I have drunk deep of God’s own liberty From which an occult sovereignty derives: Hidden in an earthly garment that […]

The Importance of Sincerity

The Importance of Sincerity

It is indeed possible even while fasting for very long periods to maintain the full energies and activities of the […]

The Need of a Spiritual Change

The Need of a Spiritual Change

At present mankind is undergoing an evolutionary crisis in which is concealed a choice of its destiny; for a stage […]

Towards a New Political Synthesis (I)

Towards a New Political Synthesis (I)

THE INTEGRAL VIEW  The concept of sustainability has now been accepted by all progressive thinkers in environment and development studies.  […]

Spirituality, Master-key of the Indian Mind: A Reflection

Spirituality, Master-key of the Indian Mind: A Reflection

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“Spirituality is indeed the master-key of the Indian mind; the sense of the infinite is native to it.”1 The above […]

The Lord Knows Best What He Is Doing

The Lord Knows Best What He Is Doing

I took my seat, it was almost time, perhaps half a minute before, and all of a sudden, without preparation, […]

Sri Aurobindo’s Role in the Indian Freedom Movement

Sri Aurobindo’s Role in the Indian Freedom Movement

What is exactly the role of Sri Aurobindo in the Indian Freedom Movement? Many in India knew Sri Aurobindo as […]

Old Spirituality and the New Way

Old Spirituality and the New Way

(This is a transcription of a talk given by Alok Pandey) There is a poem by Sri Aurobindo – ‘One […]

Krishna

Krishna

At last I find a meaning of soul’s birth Into this universe terrible and sweet, I who have felt the […]

Sri Aurobindo: The Poet, Yogi and Philosopher

Sri Aurobindo: The Poet, Yogi and Philosopher

Book: Sri Aurobindo: The Poet, Yogi and Philosopher Essays by Arabinda Basu (Publisher: Centre for Sri Aurobindo Studies, Kolkata, in […]

The Divine Power behind Personal Effort

The Divine Power behind Personal Effort

Always indeed it is the higher Power that acts. Our sense of personal effort and aspiration comes from the attempt […]

The Teacher as Evolutionary Energy

The Teacher as Evolutionary Energy

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” That man is indeed blessed who has found […]

He is in you – He is you

He is in you – He is you

A resplendent sun rises above the horizon. It is your Lord that comes to you. The whole world awakes and […]

A New Paradigm of Man

A New Paradigm of Man

‘Yoga is nothing else but practical psychology.’— Sri Aurobindo Introduction and Scope Psychology is often defined as the science of […]

In the Mother’s Light

In the Mother’s Light

Book: In the Mother’s Light Author: Rishabhchand (Publisher: Sri Aurobindo Ashram Publication Department, Pondicherry. 383 pp, ISBN 978-81-7058-913-6, Rs 220) […]

The Mother: Her Miraculous Touch

The Mother: Her Miraculous Touch

Book: The Mother: Her Miraculous Touch (Photographs of the Mother and quotations from the Mother and Sri Aurobindo) (Publisher: Sri […]

Science and Reality

Science and Reality

All spiritual seeking is a seeking after the deeper Truth of things, the Divine Reality behind and beyond the outer […]