Purpose of Difficulties in Life

Do not be discouraged because of difficulties – Whenever one wants to achieve something in life, difficulties come – – Take them as discipline (Tapasya ) […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram


If you are not satisfied with what you are, take advantage of the Divine’s help and change yourself. If you haven’t the courage to change, submit […]

Consciousness of the Divine Presence

Our presence, force, peace, love are always with you. That is a thing you must realise and learn to keep the consciousness of it. If you […]

The true initiation

It is the opening of the consciousness to the Mother from within that is the true initiation and that can only come by aspiration and rejection […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram


Difficulties are sent to us exclusively to make the realisation more perfect. Each time we try to realise something and meet with a resistance or an […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Difficulties in Path

Sweet Mother, Why has the Divine made His path so difficult? He can make it easier if He wants, can’t He?   First of all, one […]
Sri Aurobindo and The Mother

Integral Transformation

The hope of an integral transformation forbids us to take a short cut or to make ourselves light for the race by throwing away our impedimenta. […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The Divine Example

Mother spoke to me of the right attitude as one without tension and strain, one which is full of sunshine and as spontaneous as a flower […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Cause of All Difficulties

In human life the cause of all difficulties, all discords, all moral sufferings, is the presence in everyone of the ego with its desires, its likes […]