Integral Health

An integral view of illness demands an integral cure, provided our patience allows it. For living in an age of appearances, our view of power and control is equated with the capacity to alter appearances. It has its meaning though. For appearance is the last step through which a web is woven by the pattern Read More

Old Spirituality and the New Way

Old Spirituality and the New Way

There is a poem by Sri Aurobindo – ‘One day’ (The Little More) – and it reminds me somehow of the great work done by Sri Aurobindo and the Mother – One day, and all the half-dead is done, One day, and all the unborn begun; A little path and the great goal, A touch Read More


Sri Aurobindo’s Yoga

If we look at the earth from a cosmic standpoint, it will look like a small dot in infinity. And if we look at man from that point, he may be like a little ant or even less than that. Yet there is something special about this man. That’s the first thing Sri Aurobindo tells Read More


The Beginning

A million years ago the animal sprawling in the swamps of Africa and Asia stood erect, – a marvel of Nature, and called himself man. He was man indeed characterized by something unique, that source of his rise over the animal world he inherited and paradoxically as it were, also the reason for his fall from Read More


The Emergent Spiritual Evolution

A New Consciousness, a higher spiritual consciousness, is emerging out of the heavy drowse of earth-nature. The emergence is slow and often painful but steadily it is setting its feet upon earth and growing in the hearts and minds of men. The increasing thirst for the spiritual, the attempt towards reconciliation of the spiritual and the Read More

Growth of Consciousness

Growth of Consciousness

 Is the body purely matter? How is it different from metal or mud? What is the link between a human being, his body and the matter of which it is formed? Seers, since ancient times have said that it is ’consciousness’ or the ’spirit-that-moves-in-all things’. This article explores this aspect deeply and gives us a Read More