Merging our will into the Mother’s will

Q: I want to develop my will to perfection, so that it can merge into Mother’s Will. By development it becomes fit to merge into the […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Smile at everything

Look upon everything with a benevolent smile. Take all the things which irritate you as a lesson for yourself and your life will be more peaceful […]

Mahasaraswati’s mission

Mahasaraswati’s mission is to awaken the world to the need of perfection; but perfection itself belongs to the Supreme Lord alone; no one else can even […]
The Mother with Tara Jauhar

Patience and Endurance to organise our being

For man’s nature, especially his mental nature, has a spontaneous tendency to give a favourable explanation for everything he thinks, feels, says and does. It is […]
Sri Aurobindo in his own room

The aim of Sri Aurobindo’s Yoga

It is only by the descent of this supermind that the perfection dreamed of by all that is highest in humanity can come. It is possible […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

When something seems completely unacceptable or ridiculous

When something in a person seems to you completely unacceptable or ridiculous – “What! He is like that, he behaves like that, he says things like […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Dissolving Difficulties

Virtue claims to seek perfection, but perfection is a totality. So the two movements contradict each other. A virtue that eliminates, reduces, fixes limits, and a […]
Sri Aurobindo

Aspiration for an Entire Purification

The aspiration must be for entire purification, especially (1) purification from sex, so that no sex imaginations may enter and the sex impulse may cease, (2) […]

Eliminate the subconscious contradiction

A person may have certain qualities but not to perfection, and there is in the subconscient the very contradiction of these qualities. If one does not […]