July 2020

Sri Aurobindo in his room

Obstacles in way of Transformation

Q: What are the chief obstacles that stand in the way of transformation?   A: There are only three fundamental obstacles that can stand in the […]

How to study Sri Aurobindo?

What is the true method for studying Sri Aurobindo’s works? The true method is to read a little at a time, with concentration, keeping the mind […]
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Handling Insults

It is much more difficult to remain calm, immobile, unshakable before something very unpleasant—whether it be words or acts levelled against you—infinitely more difficult than to […]

Cosmic Consciousness : Poem by Sri Aurobindo

I have wrapped the wide world in my wider self And Time and Space my spirit’s seeing are. I am the god and demon, ghost and […]
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Increasing one’s understanding

Sweet Mother, how can one increase one’s understanding?   One’s understanding? Well, by increasing one’s consciousness, by going beyond the mind, by widening one’s consciousness, deepening […]
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Past Lives

How is it that in newspapers one quite often reads stories of small children who remember their past lives and that the details have been verified? […]
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Opinion of Others

To feel hurt by what others do or think or say is always a sign of weakness and proof that the whole being is not exclusively […]
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Two kinds of Work

There is no stage of the Sadhana in which works are impossible, no passage in the path where there is no foothold and action has to […]
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Concentrate on What You Want to Be

There are some very wise recommendations here, for example, not to concern oneself with what others do nor with the mistakes they make, but to attend […]