Archive for May 2012
The Grace is always there ready to act but you must let it work and not resist its action. The one condition required is faith. When you feel attacked, call for help to Sri Aurobindo and myself. If your call is sincere (that is to say, if you sincerely want to be cured) your call will be answered and the Grace will cure you.
Yes, faith in the Grace always brings about its intervention.
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Today we are publishing the texts of two interviews of the Mother conducted by Amal Kiran alias K. D. Sethna and Prithwi Singh Nahar in May 1952 and 3rd June 1953 respectively. In these special interviews the Mother had told the interviewers about the possibilities of Sri Aurobindo’s return.
We are thankful to the Clear Ray Trust, Pondicherry and Shri Nirmal Nahar for allowing us to publish the texts of the interviews.
With warm regards,
Amal Kiran’s Interview with the Mother
At the beginning of May 1952, during one of my visits to the Ashram from Bombay, I met the Mother in her room at the Playground. It was on the eve of my departure. What she had said at the end of 1950 about Sri Aurobindo coming back in a supramental body had been in my mind pretty often…
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Fiftieth Anniversary of the Service Tree: May 1980
The tree was planted on a Tuesday in May 1930.
For worship lifts the worshipper’s bowed strength
Close to the god’s pride and bliss his soul adores…
To him who serves with a free equal heart
Obedience is his princely training’s school,
His nobility’s coronet and privilege,
His faith is a high nature’s idiom,
His service a spiritual sovereignty…
An offering to the self of the great world.
In 1912 a small group of seekers met regularly with the aim of gaining self-knowledge and self-mastery.
At the end of each session, a general question was set, which each member was to answer individually. These answers were read out at the next meeting. Then, to close the session, a small essay was read out. Here are the essays.
7 May 1912
What is the most useful work to be done at the present moment?
The general aim to be attained is the advent of a progressing universal harmony.The means for attaining this aim, in regard to the earth, is the realisation of human unity through the awakening in all and the manifestation by all of the inner Divinity which is One.In other words, – to create unity by founding the Kingdom of God which is within us all.
This, therefore, is the most useful work to be done:
(1) For each individually, to…
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Today we are publishing the photograph of the tombs of Mira Ismalun (18 December 1830 — 1909) and Mathilde Alfassa (18 December 1857 — 9 December 1944), the Mother’s maternal grandmother and mother respectively.
The tombs are located at Paris, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Division 24, allée c. The inscriptions on the tomb of Mira Ismalun have become hazy but those on Mathilde’s are still prominent.
We are thankful to Tiziano, our friend from Auroville, for sharing the photograph with us.
With warm regards,