Savitri Era Basics

Separation of Purusha and Prakriti

Posted on: February 7, 2012

Sri Aurobindo Studies

The current chapter is focused on the transformation of our surface human being to its divine fulfillment and realisation through accomplishment of the inner opening, and the consequent impacts the psychic, and eventually the spiritual and supramental influences resulting therefrom have on the surface personality and action. Sri Aurobindo describes a powerful technique to facilitate this inner opening, which he calls the separation of Purusha and Prakriti. This is one of the signature practices to implement the yogic effort.

“If one stands back from the mind and its activities so that they fall silent at will or go on as a surface movement of which one is the detached and disinterested witness, it becomes possible eventually to realise oneself as the inner Self of mind, the true and pure mental being, the Purusha; by similarly standing back from the life-activities, it is possible to realise oneself as the inner Self…

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