Neither Pleasure Nor Pain; Simply Delight
Jun21

Neither Pleasure Nor Pain; Simply Delight

Neither Pleasure Nor Pain; Simply Delight Delight of being is universal, illimitable and self-existent, not dependent on particular causes, the background of all backgrounds, from which pleasure, pain and other more neutral experiences emerge. When delight of being seeks to realise itself as delight of becoming, it moves in the movement of force and itself takes different forms of movement of which pleasure and pain are positive and...

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Sri Aurobindo: the Prophet of Optimism
Aug18

Sri Aurobindo: the Prophet of Optimism

He saw a world that is from a world to be. – SRI AUROBINDO (Savitri, Book 3, Canto 3, p. 330) Sri Aurobindo was an unprecedented figure in history. Sent to England by his father at age seven, he returned to India at age 21, only to immerse himself in the ancient Indian scriptures for the next fourteen years. Thus, by age 35, he had become a perfect synthesis of the East and the West. With his remarkable intellect, he had not only...

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