Energy and Consciousness during work

Q: During work, how is the consciousness to be kept within when the energy goes out? Are consciousness and energy really the same thing? If consciousness […]
Sri Aurobindo

Overcoming difficulties

Q: You have said, “It is a matter of the most external consciousness being sufficiently fortified so that there should be no disturbance even there.” Could […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The reason lower forces attack the yogi

Q: Why do the lower forces attack the yogi? In order to bring him down to the lower level, so as to prevent him from ascending […]

The Centres of Consciousness

  Q: The Mother sent a picture of flowers named by her: “Opening of the centres.” What does the phrase signify? What is meant by “centres”? […]

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 […]

Feeling the Divine Presence

If you do not feel my presence it must be that you received some bad thought or that you have had some feeling of doubt or […]
The Mother with Tara Jauhar

Impact of reading ordinary books

The subconscient records everything, and if you have the impression that an ordinary book leaves no effect, it means that you are not conscious of what […]

Change of Consciousness and Trasnformation

We want an integral transformation, the transformation of the body and all its activities. But there is an absolutely indispensable first step that must be accomplished […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

How to surrender ?

In the beginning you start by making this offering in a general way, as though once for all; you say, “I am the servant of the […]