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 […]

The power of confidence

One thing that is now beginning to be recognised by everyone, even by the medical corps, is that hygienic measures, for example, are effective only to […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

You must change

Your illness was not a mere accident. You did not give sufficient attention to the inner change, a psychological change with a broadening of your consciousness. […]

Open to the Force

It is good that you reject the sense of illness and allow no depression. Let there be no apprehension in the physical consciousness; with faith make […]

Illness and inner imbalance

..all illnesses, all, whatever they may be (I would add even accidents) come from a break in equilibrium. That is, if all your organs, all the […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The true attitude when one is ill

I knew people who, whenever they fell ill, took that as a proof of the Divine Grace to help them to progress. They told themselves: it […]
The Mother with Tara Jauhar

Mental, Vital and Physical fear in illness

Q: What is the difference between mental, vital and physical fear? A: If you are conscious of the movement of your mind, the movement of your […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Escaping from Mental Prison

We cannot counteract the harm done by mental faith in the need for drugs by any external measures. Only by escaping from the mental prison and […]

Re-establishing equilibrium to cure illness

There is no other way of curing people. It is simply when one sees the disequilibrium and is capable of re-establishing the equilibrium that one is […]