Sri Aurobindo and The Mother

Humility and understanding

The first thing you must do is to learn a little humility and to recognise that you know nothing—you read words, you read prayers, and you […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Increasing one’s understanding

Sweet Mother, how can one increase one’s understanding?   One’s understanding? Well, by increasing one’s consciousness, by going beyond the mind, by widening one’s consciousness, deepening […]
The Mother with Tara Jauhar


Aspiration is like an arrow. So you aspire, want very earnestly to understand, know, enter into the Truth. Yes? And then with that aspiration you do […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

The Most Important Surrender

The most important surrender is the surrender of your character, your way of being, so that it may change. If you do not surrender your very […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobido Ashram

Why understand? Submit to The Mother

Q: My mind fails to make out the present state of the being. It does not understand what the Mother’s Force is doing. Plenty of people […]