11/18/2021
Sri Aurobindo

Is illness cherishable?

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 remember […]
09/27/2021
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 […]
10/10/2020

Perfect immobility

Suppose you have a pain somewhere; the instinct (the instinct of the body, the instinct of the cells) is to shrink and to seek to reject—that […]
06/01/2020
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The Divine Example

Mother spoke to me of the right attitude as one without tension and strain, one which is full of sunshine and as spontaneous as a flower […]
03/23/2020
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

How to face pain ?

You may have been told that certain bodily complaints will give you a great deal of pain. Things like that are often said. You may then […]
10/25/2018

A detached delight

…Delight without detachment would be a very dangerous gift which could very easily be perverted. So, to seek Delight before having acquired detachment does not seem […]
05/25/2018

What is Pain…What purpose does it serve?

Pain was the first-born of the Inconscience Which was thy body’s dumb original base; Already slept there pain’s subconscient shape: A shadow in a shadowy tenebrous […]