Sri Aurobindo has reportedly written that “There are three ways of blessing of the Mother: by sight, by touch and through flowers. And it is through flowers that Her blessings are most effective.”
This is an audio recording of the first of two talks on flowers, which were delivered at Savitri Bhavan in December 2006 and January 2007. An excerpt from interview with Richard by Anie Nunnally is also posted.
A group of friends who have long been associated with Kireet-Bhai have asked him to speak about his years with Mother. The result is a cascade of gems from this very great and gentle Soul.
Questions and Answers with Tara Jauhar at the Sourcing Our Oneness Camp, which was organised at the Nainital Center of Sri Aurobindo Ashram-Delhi Branch in October 2016.
Remembrances of The Mother by Richard Pearson – an audio recording of one talk at the Hall of Harmony, and a transcript of another talk at Savitri Bhavan, both from 2001.
A Talk at Matagiri Sri Aurobindo Center, USA, in 1998.
An audio recording of a talk by Prof Arabinda Basu at the 2001 All USA Meeting (AUM) in California, USA
“… we are turned towards that light, and we read Savitri with veneration and devotion, and it gives us a great deal. So we have some work to do, a whole programme to work out, and we all share in the promise of which this Book of Promise is full. And we know what to do for the rest of our lives. Happy travels!”
An audio recording of a lecture, delivered by Georges van Vrekhem (Sri Aurobindo Ashram / Auroville) in Philadelphia in 1998.
“… on the morning of 17th November at about nine o’clock, a particular friend of mine — he has certain grounding in occult experience, occult knowledge, and normally when we meet, we exchange notes — told me, “I have seen The Mother’s body of light.” I got interested. He said, “The new body is full of light but it is not yet dense enough to function in the earth conditions….. ” And he added, “Those who are capable of seeing the Mother’s halo, aura, they will be able to see that luminous body.”
… With a book in his lap and his back towards me, he opened both his hands upwards and started chanting Mantras. They were The Mother’s Prayers in French: ‘Seigneur! Toi a Toi …’, complete prayers. And all the time both his hands were sending waves of his aspiration upwards…
Prof Jagdish Vyas (1932-2009) is a well known figure in the Integral Yoga community. He has left behind a large legacy, having contributed to the community in multiple ways, including founding and shaping a major center of Integral Yoga in USA (SAYFNA), authoring or editing multiple books and magazines related to Sri Aurobindo and The Read More
Dr Sampadananda Mishra shares his thoughts and experiences on practice of the Integral Yoga of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother. In a very simple and clear language, Dr Mishra addresses a small group of devotees and offers a personal prospective on everyday life challenges and how they can be approached in the spirit of Purna Yoga. Read More
Below you can see the portrait of Sri Aurpobindo by Johannes Hohlenberg. AUDIO: ⇩ High Quality MP3 ⇩ Smaller MP3 Dr Anusuya Kumar (School of Culture & Society, Aarhus University, Denmark) earlier this year presented her research work on Johannes Hohlenberg (1881-1960) and his encounter with Sri Aurobindo and the Mother. Johannes Read More