The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Use of Japa

Sweet Mother, What is the use of Japa(continuous repetition of a mantra.? Is it a good method to repeat words like “Silence” and “Peace” in order […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Awareness of the Universal Unity

How many times a day, still, I act without my action being consecrated to Thee; I at once become aware of it by an indefinable uneasiness […]

The perpetually changing Universe

When we look back upon our lives, we almost always feel that in some circumstance or other we could have done better, even though at each […]

Absence of personal reactions – A requisite to understanding the world

To acquire a total and perfect awareness of the world as it is in all its details, one must first have no more personal reactions in […]

Sri Aurobindo and The Mother on Lord Ganesh

Ganesh is at once the god of wisdom and the remover of obstacles. Ganesh is the devata of spiritual Knowledge… – Sri Aurobindo  (Ref: Letters on Yoga […]

Childlike Path

I would like to know about the childlike path that can be taken in this yoga. The childlike path is one of unquestioning trust, total dependence, […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Difficulties in Yoga

The nature of your difficulty indicates the nature of the victory you will gain, the victory you will exemplify in Yoga. Thus, if there is persistent […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The Only Mantra

As a rule the only mantra used in this Sadhana is that of the Mother or of my name and the Mother’s. The concentration in the […]

Getting rid of thoughts

All thoughts really come from outside, but one is not conscious of their coming. You have become conscious of this movement. There are different ways of […]