See Article History Alternative Titles: Aurobindo Ghose, Shri Aravinda, Shri Aurobindo Sri Aurobindo, original name Aurobindo Ghose, Aurobindo also spelled Aravinda, Sri also spelled Shri, born August 15,Calcutta [now Kolkata], India—died December 5,Pondicherry [now Puducherry]yogi, seer, philosopher, poet, and Indian nationalist who propounded a philosophy of divine life on earth through spiritual evolution.
At the age of seven he was taken to England for education. There he studied at St. Returning to India inhe worked for the next thirteen years in the Princely State of Baroda in the service of the Maharaja and as a professor in Baroda College.
During this period he also joined a revolutionary society and took a leading role in secret preparations for an uprising against the British Government in India. Insoon after the Partition of Bengal, Sri Aurobindo quit his post in Baroda and went to Calcutta, where he soon became one of the leaders of the Nationalist movement.
He was the first political leader in India to openly put forward, in his newspaper Bande Mataramthe idea of complete independence for the country. Prosecuted twice for sedition and once for conspiracy, he was released each time for lack of evidence.
Sri Aurobindo had begun the practice of Yoga in in Baroda. In he had the first of several fundamental spiritual realisations. In he withdrew from politics and went to Pondicherry in order to devote himself entirely to his inner spiritual life and work. During his forty years in Pondicherry he evolved a new method of spiritual practice, which he called the Integral Yoga.
Inwith the help of his spiritual collaborator, the Motherhe founded the Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Sri Aurobindo left his body on 5 December Sri Aurobindo Books Download:Sri Aurobindo was a great scholar, freedom fighter and a philosopher of the 20th century.
He had tremendous insight into the Hindu scriptures and was extremely talented author. Sri Aurobindo (Bengali: শরী অরবিনদ Sri Ôrobindo) was an Indian nationalist and freedom fighter, major Indian English poet, philosopher, and yogi.
He joined the movement for India's freedom from British rule and for a duration (–10), became one of its most important leaders, before turning to developing his own vision /5(18).
Integral yoga, also called supramental yoga, is the yoga-based philosophy and practice of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother (Mirra Alfassa).Integral yoga finds all life conscious or subconscious a yoga, defines the term yoga as a methodised effort towards self-perfection by the expression of the secret potentialities latent in the being and highest condition of victory in that effort - a union of.
Sri Aurobindo is able to construct this dichotomy as the essence of the relationship between the human being and the divine.
The basic idea that is taken from this quote comes from a poem that. Shri Aurobindo, original name Aurobindo Ghose, Aurobindo also spelled Aravinda, Shri also spelled Sri, (born August 15, , Calcutta [now Kolkata], India—died December 5, , Pondicherry [now Puducherry]), yogi, seer, philosopher, poet, and Indian nationalist who propounded a philosophy of.
Shree Aurobindo was a poet, a Philosopher and Yogi of reputation. His life began with political, poetic and philosophical experiences. Sri Aurobindo said that the truth of spiritualism, science and religion were already contained in the Vedas. The Gita contains Vedic .