January 2017

The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Forgetting one’s anger

…it would be better not to lose one’s temper, and if it does happen, it is better to forget one’s anger quickly; and if that is […]
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Finding The Mother within oneself

Well, if people withdraw into themselves, they might find the Mother there! Ref: The Mother with Letters on The Mother 
Sri Aurobindo photographed in his room

Attaining faith – easier for the Sattwic

It is possible for anyone to attain to a complete and living faith in the Divine if he has the sincere will to do so, even though […]
Sri Aurobindo Painting by Priti Das Gupta

Purpose of darkness

He has need of darkness to perceive some light And need of grief to feel a little bliss; He has need of death to find a […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The way to deal with depressing thoughts

The only thing to do with such depressing thoughts is not to indulge them, to send them away at once. Vital difficulties are the common lot of every […]

Work as an offering to The Divine

Whatever is our work and whatever we do, we must do it sincerely, honestly, scrupulously, not in view of any personal profit, but as an offering to the […]
The Mother taking classes

Finding the Divine when at work

It matters little what one does. There are numerous examples of people who were doing gardening, or cultivating, and who found the Divine even while they were working physically; […]
The Mother with Champaklalji

Simplicity and Faith

It is quite obvious that one of the most powerful means for acting on the body is faith. People who have a simple heart, not a very complicated […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram


Individualisation, the capacity to take up all experiences and organise them around the divine centre. The aim of the psychic being is to form an individual being, individualised, “personalised” […]