The Force of life entering Matter accepts and assumes the obscurity of the medium through which it has chosen to express itself. It becomes like a bird in a cage that can move about only within certain limits.
A weekly sharing on Savitri by Dr Alok Pandey (an audio recording in English).
Our purpose in Yoga is to exile the limited outward-looking ego and to enthrone God in its place as the ruling Inhabitant of the nature. … This, not an exaggerated or even a sublimated energy of human intellect and action, is the type of the superman whom we are called to evolve by our Yoga.
A series of 15 essays, written by Dr Indra Sen in 1973 within 2 months after the Mother’s Mahasamadhi.
The Integral Yoga is not a yoga of world-shunning asceticism. It is important therefore to understand the nature of the world, the forces that constitute it, their effects and actions upon the individual and ways to navigate through them.
To eternal light and knowledge meant to rise,
Up from man’s bare beginning is our climb;
Out of earth’s heavy smallness we must break,
We must search our nature with spiritual fire
This talk deals with the enigma centered around the Divine Mother’s physical withdrawal, Her Work and Her Mission as well as the after effects.
An article by Amal Kiran, originally appeared in Mother India, November 1974.
The Mother Reads Selections from Savitri by Sri Aurobindo
The psychic never feels that it cannot love the Divine. Our psychic loves the Divine but the vital is in revolt. Then there will be gloomy periods. To avoid them we must make our outer being love the Divine. But how to do it with a strong ego in front? The outer being has Read More
The creative Conscious Force of the Supreme is the Divine Mother in Her transcendent poise, Aditi, holding the Truths that have to be manifested out of the absolute Mystery. Through the transcendent Mother and by Her creativity the whole universe has taken birth.
But what happens to the wonderful force of Life as it enters into and emerges out of the material frame? As if under a magic spell of some dark sorceress who has maimed her powers and turned her into the very opposite of what she actually is.
A glory and sweetness of satisfied desire
Tied up the spirit to golden posts of bliss.
It could not house the wideness of a soul
Which needed all infinity for its home.
Our search for the Beautiful and the Good and the True must be made through Thee, Mother. Thou embodies in Thyself all the true movements in the universe. We must sternly reject all the temptings of falsehood and constantly turn to Thee and Thee alone