May 2018

The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Be obedient and cheerful

It is not the right way to make the condition that if you get what you want you will be obedient and cheerful. But be always obedient and […]

Never fear loneliness

To be alone with the Divine is the highest of all privileged states for the sadhak, for it is that in which inwardly he comes nearest […]

Sincerity – The Key to Progress

Whenever there is sincerity, you find that the help, the guidance, the grace are always there to give you the answer and you are not mistaken […]

On sleep

With the growth of the consciousness the need for sleep diminishes because the sleep becomes more quiet and more conscious, more restful and thus the number of hours of […]
Sri Aurobindo in his room

Fitness for Yoga

Fitness for Yoga is a very relative term—the real fitness comes by the soul’s call and the power to open oneself to the Divine. If you […]

Gita’s yoga – Work as a sacrifice to the Divine

The ordinary life consists in work for personal aim and satisfaction of desire under some mental or moral control, touched sometimes by a mental ideal. The […]

What is Pain…What purpose does it serve?

Pain was the first-born of the Inconscience Which was thy body’s dumb original base; Already slept there pain’s subconscient shape: A shadow in a shadowy tenebrous […]

Purpose of failures

Repeated failures come always to those who have something exceptional to do; it is only those who are satisfied with a common place and ordinary realisation […]

Awaken and Act

NOW, Lord, things have changed. The time of rest and preparation is over. Thou hast willed that from the passive and contemplative servitor I was, I […]