Lack of interest in higher experiences

Q: Why do I find no interest, no joy, no satisfaction even in my higher experiences? It is strange that there should be no interest or […]

Acquiring peace, joy, light and power

Q: We request you to tell us how to get all that peace, joy, light, power. The secret is to want it and nothing else. (Smiling) […]
Sri Aurobindo

Succeeding in Meditation

Q: How can one succeed in meditation? By quietude of mind. There is not only the Infinite in itself, but also an infinite sea of peace, […]

Prayer for joy and peace to all

GIVE joy, peace and happiness to them all. . . . If they suffer, illumine their suffering and make it a means of transfiguration; grant them […]

Measure of Progress

You are almost entirely incapable of knowing whether you are making progress or not, for very often what seems to us to be a state of […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Peace and Joy over the world

O LORD, Thou hast given me Thy Power that Thy Peace and Joy may reign over the world. And this being is now only an embrace of […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Offering all to the Divine

I think it would be better to say that there is a certain state of consciousness – which one can acquire by aspiration and a persistent […]

Effort brings Joy

Q: An aim gives a meaning, a purpose to life, and this purpose implies an effort; and it is in effort that one finds joy. A: Exactly. It […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Quieting the mind and calling The Mother

…it is by quieting the mind that you will become able to call the Mother and open to her. The soothing effect was a touch from the psychic […]