November 09, 2023

Sri Aurobindo expounded a profound psychology which recognises spirit, mind, and body as being interdependent

Collated by Tusar Nath Mohapatra, Director, SELF (2005), Founder, Savitri Era Religion (2006), and President, Savitri Era Party (2007)

Savitri Era of those who adore,

Om Sri Aurobindo & The Mother.

19 hours ago — Sri Aurobindo Ashram – Delhi Branch. Sri Aurobindo Lane, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi 110 016. Birth Anniversary of. Pt. Barun Kumar Pal ji. 14.11.23 (Tuesday).
10 hours ago — The aim or purpose comes with the identification with the soul, the psychic being, which is connected to the divine spiritual being that is One and which is ...
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Talks on Sri Aurobindo's "Essays on The Gita" by Dr Ananda Reddy - Chapter 8 - Part 2 - p 70-71 (18-02-08)

(Sri Aurobindo had granted an interview to a correspondent of The Hindu in early 1915. This interview was quoted in full by Lala Lajpat Rai in his book Young India along with an introduction titled Arabinda Ghosh—Vedantist and Swarajist.) 

“But it is equally necessary that we Indians should

Listen to श्री अरविंद अष्टोत्तर शतनामावली (Sri Aravinda Ashtothara Shatha Namavali) - 108 Names of Sri Aurobindo - by Gangadhar. 

Song by Chinmayee Maheshwari.…

Some are of the opinion that the future of the earth is dark but Sri Aurobindo strongly believes that human society is moving towards a brighter destiny. His appeal for the cooperation of all for descent of Supramental consciousness. No need for old customs in this grand journey.

It gives the impression that Dayananda came after Vivekananda. Overlooking all that happened before the latter is also a blind spot. Ideally, the review should start with Chaitanya. 

From the psychoanalytical perspective, Nitish Kumar said about himself more than what he said by way of advising others. Discussion on sex thoughts in old age is a rarity and should equally draw attention as his reported comments. No one should be prevented to speak his mind.

Yeah in the discussion one did get the impression that Dayananda came after Vivekananda. Perhaps the discussion could have even started with Ram Mohan Roy to show how Christianity impacted Hindu society & the thoughts of its leaders 

Swami Dayananda & Roy's assertion that monotheist thought was present in Hindu texts & polytheism being the corruption of the original thought is perhaps the effect of contact with the missionary

When you suppress the truth by banning lectures, seminars and discussions, it means you are afraid of free and fair debates to help people decide what is right 

You have lost the debate even before it started. When both sides are heard without noise it is a true debate 

The beauty of Indian democracy is that your social status, caste, privilege and educational qualifications do not determine your ability to be in public life. The voter chooses who he wants to be represented by. Drop the arrogance and petulance @PrashantKishor

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