July 2018


Laugh at life

It is true that life as it is, is not a very pretty one – but it is better to laugh at it than to be […]

Bowing down to Thee

Lord, grant that everything in us may be ready for Thy Realisation. On the threshold of the new year we bow down to Thee, O Lord, […]

Coming closer to The Mother

Q: Mother, I am really very far from You. A: I is because you are too dispersed — your consciousness rushes out into superficial external things instead […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

What is Bhakti?

Bhakti is not an experience, it is a state of the heart and soul. It is a state which comes when the psychic being is awake […]

The Guru

What the Guru can do for the sadhak depends upon the latter’s receptivity—not upon any method or rule of sadhana. Certain psychological conditions or attitudes of […]

An adhesion of hearts

If there is in your hearts a sincere Yes, you will satisfy me completely. I do not need words, I need the sincere adhesion of your […]
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The true purpose of this life

I don’t simply tell you we are here upon earth to rest and enjoy ourselves, now is not the time for that. We are here… to […]

Why do mistakes happen

Mistakes come from people bringing their ego, their personal feelings (likes and dislikes), their sense of prestige or their convenience, pride, sense of possession, etc. into […]
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Be ready for effort

And if you are not ready for the effort and struggle, then it is better to accept the fact that life will be dull and unsatisfactory […]