A book of forty-two annotated selections from Sri Aurobindo’s Savitri with an introductory passage from Sri Aurobindo’s book The Mother. It has been compiled by Dr Alok Pandey, who’s notes on the approach followed in choosing and annotating the selections are given below.
An opening section of the book – a passage from Sri Aurobindo’s “The Mother”
The Divine Mother as Usha, the Dawn Goddess. (1-01)
The bringer of Illumination and Light.
The Advent of the Divine Mother. (1-02)
The Dawn of a New Consciousness upon Earth
The Incarnate Divine Mother assuming a human form. (1-03)
The Purpose of Her embodiment.
The Mother, – human and Divine. (1-04)
The human personality of the Incarnate Divine Mother.
The Divine Mother’s ordeal. (1-05)
The Divine Mother takes upon Herself the burden of earth and humanity
A static Oneness and dynamic Power. (1-06)
The soul’s inevitable destiny and the ultimate fulfillment
The Divine Mother as Prakriti. (1-07)
The dual play of the One as Prakriti and Purusha
The Divine Mother as the divine Word that creates. (1-08)
The goddess of inspiration, revelation and intuition
The play of the Divine and His Shakti. (1-09)
All is in the Divine, the Divine is in all, the Divine is all
The Divine Mother as the Power that liberates and transforms us. (1-10)
Descent of the Shakti in the Incarnate Divine, the tapaswi, yogi and seer Aswapati.
The Divine Mother as Yogamaya. (1-11)
The Power that creates finite forms and worlds to fulfill the dreams of the Infinite.
The Sacrifice of the Divine Mother. (1-12)
The origin of this many-patterned, many-layered universe