Words of The Mother Vol. II


Living by Truth: The Path to Purpose

What you must know is exactly the thing you want to do in life. The time needed to learn it does not matter at all. For […]
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The Guru and the Seeker

In an age like ours success alone counts and the material satisfactions it brings. However, an ever-increasing number of dissatisfied people are seeking to know the […]
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Be Assured

My love remains with you with all its intensity. And in the intensity of this love, I have prayed and prayed to our Lord, asking Him […]
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How to achieve true lasting quietness ?

The quiet mind one gets through meditation is indeed of short duration, for as soon as you come out from meditation you come out at the […]

Being the perfect servant of the Truth

If we allow a falsehood, however small it may be, to find expression through our mouth or our pen, how can we hope to become the […]

The sunlit path before us

All was gold and gold and gold, a torrent of golden light pouring down in an uninterrupted flow…the path of the gods is a sunlit path…. […]
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Keep a cheerful mind and a peaceful heart. Let nothing disturb your equanimity and make every day the necessary progress to advance with me steadily towards […]
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First Indispensable Condition

The first indispensable condition to prepare ourselves to receive the new consciousness is a true and spontaneous humility which makes us feel deeply that we know […]
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What happens when one grumbles?

Never grumble. All sorts of forces enter you when you grumble and they pull you down. Keep smiling. I seem always to be joking but it […]