Action and Egoism

Q: How to do action without desire? How can one be free from action and egoism? The word “egoism” is used in a very limited sense […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Overcoming Suffering

Q: How can suffering be overcome?   The problem is not as simple as all that. The causes of suffering are innumerable and its quality also […]
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 […]

Obstacles on the path of Progress

There are only three fundamental obstacles that can stand in the way: (1) Absence of faith or insufficient faith (2) Egoism – the mind clinging to […]

Servitors of the Divine

O Divine Master, grant that today may bring to us a completer consecration to Thy Will, a more integral gift of ourselves to Thy work, a […]
Sri Aurobindo

Yoga and personal satisfaction

You may open millions of hospitals, that will not prevent people getting ill. On the contrary, they will have every facility and encouragement to fall ill. […]