The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

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 […]
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 […]

Faith in the Mother

Whatever difficulties there may still be in the outer nature, they will not make any difference to the fact that you are now awake within, the […]

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 True attitude needed

I repeat: having faith in yourself cannot take you very far and it is certain that sooner or later you will feel a reaction and be […]

Faith in the Divine Grace should not fear, you should keep an entire faith in the Divine Grace. The second point is to keep your body well-balanced by getting enough […]

Nothing can happen to you

In all cases, without exception, whatever may happen, calm and quietude and serene peace and an absolute faith in the divine Grace—if you have all this, […]

Call down the Mother’s protection

These things that come [in dreams] to frighten you are merely impressions thrown on you by small vital forces which want to prevent you (by making […]
Sri Aurobindo in his room

The need of Faith

The vital’s eagerness and its vairagya are shadows of this faith, forms which it has taken in order to keep the vital from giving up in […]