Using the Mother’s flower teachings as a framework, this film presents the story of her life and work from her birth and early childhood realizations, her spiritual attainments and her meeting with Sri Aurobindo and the formation of the Ashram.
“Heaven’s call is rare, rarer the heart that heeds” – Sri Aurobindo A video clip by Wilfried Schuh from the “Yoga in Savitri” series.
Sri Aurobindo and the Mother on the New Birth: birth of the true consciousness, that of the Divine Presence in us. A video clip by Wilfried Schuh, Germany.
Film narrates the history of building Matrimandir, an important and powerful feature at the heart of Auroville, which was seen by the Mother as the symbol of the Divine’s answer to man’s aspiration for perfection and as the central cohesive force for the growth of city.
This video was taped on April 24, 1973 by filmmaker Ms. Flame Schon (Diane Rochlin).
Remember why thou cam’st:
“Find out thy soul, recover thy hid self,
In silence seek God’s meaning in thy depths”
[Sri Aurobindo, Savitri]
“Men are so much engrossed in the crowded life of senses that they hardly aware of themselves as apart from the movements in which they are carried. Even the few who have become conscious of their mental selves and stand aloof from their external life-movements, are lost in the noise of their own thought-activity and emotional turmoils.”
The second of two talks by Loretta Shartsis (Auroville) at the Unity Pavilion in February 2017 – video and audio versions
The first of two talks by Loretta Shartsis (Auroville) at the Unity Pavilion in February 2017, in video and audio formats
The last video clip from three-part “Homage to Sri Aurobindo” series, based on lines from the Savitri.
The second video clip from three-part “Homage to Sri Aurobindo” series, based on lines from the Savitri.
This short video clip opens three-part “Homage to Sri Aurobindo” series and is based on lines from the Savitri. Produced in 2012 by Wilfried Schuh (Germany).
Four early Aurovillians – Frederick, Dayanand, Narad and Joss – bring their memories of The Mother guidance about “landing Auroville”. A documentary produced by Auro Image in 2016.
A video clip “To Thee Homage” with views of Matrimandir and gardens around it, produced by Auroville Video Productions with use of drone technology.