surrender

10/16/2021
Sri Aurobindo

Surrendering to the Divine – expectations

Q: When one learns to leave things to the Divine, isn ‘t He bound to answer all our real needs? The Divine is not bound to […]
10/09/2021
The Mother with Children

The Mother’s interaction with Goddess Durga

I had a VERY interesting experience—it was last year or the year before, I don’t recall, but after I retired to my room upstairs ….You know […]
09/25/2021
Sri Aurobindo

Overcoming difficulties

Q: You have said, “It is a matter of the most external consciousness being sufficiently fortified so that there should be no disturbance even there.” Could […]
09/23/2021

When to completely surrender to the Divine?

Q: Is not surrendering oneself to the Divine a process? Is not a complete self-giving achieved only when the sadhana is sufficiently developed? It is never […]
08/23/2021
Sri Aurobindo

Surrender

Q: Shouldn’t a sadhak offer to the Mother not only his good experiences and knowledge but also the ordinary movements of ignorance? Otherwise how will his […]
08/01/2021
Sri Aurobindo

Right activity of the Buddhi

Q: What would be the right activity of the Buddhi when it opens or surrenders itself to the Mother? The right activity of the buddhi is […]
07/14/2021

Tackling the recalcitrant parts of our nature

Q: How to persuade the recalcitrant parts of our nature to surrender? A: Try to make them understand, as one does with a child who does […]
06/18/2021

Surrender

Talk of surrender or a mere idea or tepid wish for integral consecration will not do; there must be the push for a radical and total […]
03/26/2021
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

How to surrender ?

In the beginning you start by making this offering in a general way, as though once for all; you say, “I am the servant of the […]