01/20/2023

Mental inertia

Q: Sweet Mother, Are mental indifference and lack of curiosity a sort of mental inertia? Usually they are due to mental inertia, unless one has obtained […]
10/29/2022
The Mother

Remain Quiet

There is only one answer, one single answer: one must be quiet, quiet, and even more quiet, more and more quiet, and not trying to find […]
10/07/2022

The Two first Agents

Experience in the sadhana is bound to begin with the mental plane,—all that is necessary is that the experience should be sound and genuine. The pressure […]
02/03/2022
Sri Aurobindo and The Mother

Action to be taken during dark periods

Q: During these dark periods what do you suggest that I do? There are always two alternatives, either to remain calm and detached and aspire or […]
12/02/2021
Sri Aurobindo and The Mother

On Pain and Illness

Q: Some sadhaks hold the belief that an illness is a cherishable thing, that it comes from the Divine to test our faith: it makes us […]
09/21/2021

Fighting the dark periods

Q: During these dark periods what do you suggest that I do? There are always two alternatives, either to remain calm and detached and aspire or […]
08/16/2021
Sri Aurobindo

On the Gayatri Mantra

Disciple: It (Gayatri Mantra) is a great Shakti but I do not know the meaning. It means: “We choose the Supreme Light of the divine Sun; […]
07/19/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

How to regain calm and peace…

IF AT any time a deep sorrow, a searing doubt or an intense pain overwhelms you and drives you to despair, there is an infallible way […]
07/05/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Hold on

The whole thing is to hold on. And to hold on, I have found only one way; it is this Calm, the inner calm—a calm that […]