Getting rid of thoughts

All thoughts really come from outside, but one is not conscious of their coming. You have become conscious of this movement. There are different ways of […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram with Dyuman

Making hands conscious

Is it possible to make my hands conscious so that they do nothing imperfect, incorrect or wrong? What is the way to do it, Divine Mother? […]

Making the nights conscious

Q: May I try to make my nights conscious? I pray for guidance. 1) A short concentration before going to sleep, with an aspiration to remember […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

When is one conscious?

Sweet Mother, when can one say that one is conscious? That is always a relative question. One is never altogether unconscious and one is never completely […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram in her room

Changing course of one’s dreams

Sweet Mother, you have said that one can exercise one’s conscious will and change the course of one’s dreams. Ah, yes, I have already told you […]

Fasting and cure

Q: Can fasting cure diseases too? Yes, if you know the process. That’s why Europeans fast. Sometimes it is the mental idea that works. You start […]

Understanding the meaning of feelings from within

Q: I feel some positive and tangible presence on the top of the head that is doing the sadhana for me, something that is other than […]

Remaining conscious of The Mother

Q: By this time it is possible for me to remain conscious of the Mother during my physical work unless I become careless. Now I feel […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Being individualised in collectivity

To be individualised in a collectivity, one must be absolutely conscious of oneself. And of which self?—the Self which is above all intermixture, that is, what […]