knowledge

09/21/2022
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The Most Useful Work

What is the most useful work to be done at the present moment? The general aim to be attained is the advent of a progressing universal […]
08/18/2022

Knowledge and Mental activity

Q: The knowledge seems to be obstructed by the mental activity. Whenever a little of it descends the mechanical mind catches it and goes on chewing […]
08/17/2022

Receiving Knowledge

Q: Often during a good receptivity, my consciousness feels clearly a free flow of what the Mother gives me. And yet I am so ignorant of […]
08/16/2022

Purpose of Knowledge

Q: What is the use of knowledge when we can’t act according to its light and truth? Knowledge is always better than ignorance. It makes things […]
12/30/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Descent of knowledge

Q: How is it that the higher knowledge descends only when I begin to write it down? That is because that movement (of the knowledge descending […]
12/29/2021

Knowledge and Ignorance

Q: What is the use of knowledge when we can’t act according to its light and truth? Knowledge is always better than ignorance. It makes things […]
09/22/2021

Dealing with an obstinate inertia

Q: How is one to deal with such an obstinate inertia? The first means is not to get upset when it comes or when it stays. […]
01/31/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Perils of an active mind

Your mind is too active. If it were more quiet and less questioning and argumentative and restlessly wanting to find devices it seems to me that […]
01/22/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

True Way

The true way so that it remains is to understand, it is not to learn by heart. You learn something by heart, it is mechanical, you […]