If one has decided to take up this path, then it is best to read the Mother’s writings, which contain both aspects, the fundamental foundations and principles of the Integral yoga as well as the detailed aspects of the practice.
The spark in Sri Aurobindo's yoga comes from within in the form of a 'Call for the Yoga', when the person receives an inner conviction that this is what he is meant to do. Another sign is the recognition of the Mother's divinity.
The Sunlit Path is a state when we are open to Her with faith and aspiration for a better and truer and higher life. The rest comes in its own time and at its own pace. We cannot beat a child into adulthood.
We can be assured that not only India but every country in the world, every human being in fact that stands for Truth is safe. Much of the rest will collapse and the day is perhaps nearer than we imagine.