The Will as an element of higher action

Q: This morning also the habitual depression tried to enter. But the Mother saved the situation by pulling my consciousness above and using my will-force on […]

Merging our will into the Mother’s will

Q: I want to develop my will to perfection, so that it can merge into Mother’s Will. By development it becomes fit to merge into the […]
The Mother

Helplessness and the Will

Q: The difficulty of managing the mechanical mind is part of the human constitution. But I find it more active and burdensome in me than in […]

Standing up against opposing forces

Q: I lack the requisite energy to stand up against the opposite forces. Where does my difficulty lie? In the indolence of the will which does […]
Sri Aurobindo

Influence of inertia on the Will Power

Q: I find my will power almost veiled and forceless. How to bring it out and use it is itself a problem. That is the suggestion […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Will, Desire and Aspiration

Q: Is it not true that the will becomes or changes into desire when it comes down into the lower nature? It usually does so in […]

The Will and Energy

Q: What is the will? The energy which dictates the action or prevents a wrong action is the Will. Q: By energy is meant the life-force. […]
Sri Aurobindo

Surrendering to the Divine – expectations

Q: When one learns to leave things to the Divine, isn ‘t He bound to answer all our real needs? The Divine is not bound to […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Durga Puja – Victory Day, 1953

Today was truly a day of victory, victory over all that yet remained human in the physical consciousness. O Nature, I bring to thee force and […]