Sri Aurobindo

Mistakes in Work

Do not worry about mistakes in work. Often you imagine that things are badly done by you when really you have done them very well; but […]
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Thinking about work

Mother, do You know that I am thinking all the time about the work—which perhaps is not very good. On the contrary, it is very good; […]

Should one work when one feels lazy?

If it is a work that you are doing for the collectivity and not for yourself personally, then you must do it, whatever happens. It is […]

Worry and Restlessness in work

It is always the restlessness that makes you lose touch. If you are not sure about the work, remain quiet and you will get in time […]
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Different ways to the same goal – Sadhana

You forget that men differ in nature and therefore each will approach the sadhana in his own way—one through work, one through bhakti, one through meditation […]
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Finding the Mother in work and action

You must be able to find the Mother in work and action as well as in concentration and silence. It is quite possible even if there […]
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How does work become a sadhana?

It is only when work and action are done in that way, without insistence on one’s personal ideas and personal feelings but only for the Divine’s […]

Consciousness during work

Q: During work, the consciousness, however high it was before, falls at once into inertia. Is this condition never to change? It is not necessary to […]

How to make work an Offering to the Divine

Q: What should I do so that my work becomes an offering? What should I do so that I can always be with the Mother? What […]