The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Protection against Asuric attacks and influences

Q: How should one protect oneself against the attacks and influence of the Asuras? Through purity and sincerity one is secure from the Asuras. They might give […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Approach the Supreme directly

This is the disadvantage of placing oneself under the influence of several occult forces. In the past, one was recommended, not without reason, to choose one […]

What sincerity means..

Sincerity means more than mere honesty. It means that you mean what you say, feel what you profess, are earnest in your will. As the sadhak […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Three Indispensable Things

Three things indispensable to begin with: Absolute sincerity in the whole being and all its activities. Complete self-surrender without any reservation. Patient work on oneself and […]

Sincere Aspiration

“Aspiration, constant and sincere, and the will to turn to the Divine alone are the best means to bring forward the psychic.” Fix a time every […]
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Genuine sincerity and surrender

Let your sincerity and surrender be genuine and entire. When you give yourself, give completely, without demand, without condition, without reservation so that all in you […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram


Evidently there is one difficulty: in your conscious being something does not want the difficulty, wishes sincerely to overcome it, but there are numberless movements in […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Look at Yourself Sincerely

You believe you are so good, so kind, so well disposed and always full of good feelings. You wish no harm to anybody, you wish only […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Sincerity in the Aspiration

The only way to fail in your battle with the hostile forces is not to have a true confidence in the divine help. Sincerity in the aspiration always […]