Letters on Himself and The Ashram

08/03/2022

Know Thy Master – Sri Aurobindo on Him being silent

I suppose I am silent, first, because I have no “free-will” and, secondly, because I have no Time. Less metaphysically and more Yogically, there are periods […]
08/02/2022

Know Thy Master – Sri Aurobindo on the battle of His life

But what strange ideas again – that I was born with a supramental temperament and had never any brain or mind or any acquaintance with human […]
08/09/2020

Descent of the Spiritual Peace

..the spiritual peace is something other and infinitely more than the mental peace and its results are different, not merely clear thinking or some control or […]
08/08/2020

On the struggles of life

Good God! my whole life has been a struggle with hard realities, from hardship and semi-starvation in England through the fierce difficulties and perils of revolutionary […]
08/06/2020

Integral Yoga

The realisation of the Supreme, the Ishwara, is certainly the essential thing; but to approach Him with love and devotion and bhakti, to serve Him with […]
05/14/2020
Sri Aurobindo

Our Goal of Supramental Realisation

Our object is the supramental realisation and we have to do whatever is necessary for that or towards that under the conditions of each stage. At […]
01/23/2020

The Divine as the Source

The relation of Guru and disciple is only one of many relations which one can have with the Divine, and in this Yoga which aims at […]
01/06/2020
Sri Aurobindo

The descent of silence

The descent of the Silence is not usually associated with sadness, though it does bring a feeling of calm detachment, unconcern and wide emptiness, but in this emptiness […]
12/28/2019
Sri Aurobindo in his own room

Depression and despair

Fits of despair and darkness are a tradition in the path of sadhana —in all Yogas oriental and occidental they seem to have been the rule. I know […]