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Sri Aurobindo, a brief biography

by Peter Heehs

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Ghose, Aurobindo, 1872-1950.,
    • Hindus -- India -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Heehs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1273.892.G56 H44 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 172 p. ;
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1828279M
      ISBN 10019562307X
      LC Control Number89900075

      If Sri Aurobindo is an ocean of peace, Mother is an eternal spring of sweetness. But She loves to call Herself a Force in action endeavouring to evolve the next species. Sri Aurobindo succeeded in bringing the Supramental golden light into his very physical body in All his life he was working. The Indian nationalist extremist leader, poet, and philosopher Aurobindo Ghose known also as Sri Aurobindo abandoned his radical political activities to develop a religious teaching for the spiritual benefit of all men.. Aurobindo Ghose was born in Calcutta, the third of six children. His father—of high-caste background—was a distinguished physician in the employ of the civil service.

      Don and Ramnath have already given two terrific answers. The difficulty in describing his approach over Quora is that you and I don't have a relationship on the surface and hence it is hard to find out what to set as the base. Nevertheless, I will. The Lives of Sri Aurobindo easily constitutes the most comprehensive, thorough, and balanced study of Sri Aurobindo Ghose's life and thought to date. Peter Heehs's remarkable access to archival sources both at the ashram and in numerous other archives around the world establishes this text as the definitive study of Aurobindo's immense output Price: $

      *Peter Heehs - Sri Aurobindo: A Brief Biography, * Bakshi,S.R. - Aurobindo Ghosh: Revolutionary and Reformer (Indian Freedom Fighters Series), * Som P. Ranchan, K.D. Gupta - Sri Aurobindo As a Political Thinker: An Interdisciplinary Study, Biography – Sri Aurobindo. Sri Aurobindo – Biography. Sri Aurobindo was a revolutionary, poet, philosopher, writer, and Spiritual e his fascinating life he was sceptical of any biographies saying ‘ No one can write about my life because it has not been on the surface for man to see.’.


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Sri Aurobindo's principal work of literary criticism. In this work, Sri Aurobindo outlines the history of English poetry and explores the possibility of a spiritual poetry in the future.

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Educated in Cambridge, he returned home to a fiery career as an extremist nationalist. When he was imprisoned for sedition, Aurobindo turned to meditation and, finding refuge in the French enclave Cited by: Sri Aurobindo: A Brief Biography is written in a lucid style, is highly readable, and takes the reader along the journey of a remarkable life Sri Aurobindo is the greatest spiritual legend India has produced in this century.

To make that legend accessible to a vast number of readers is a highly commendable task. Aurobindo Ghose, better known as Sri Aurobindo is known to the entire world as a great scholar, a national leader and a spiritual guru. He attained his basic as well as higher education from the United Kingdom.

His literary excellence had been exemplary and brought him innumerable acclaims. Sri Aurobindo Biography. Sri Aurobindo ( – ) was a key figure in the early movement for Indian Independence. He was arrested by the British on charges of sedition and after a deep spiritual experience in jail, he left politics to pursue a path of spiritual seeking.

From the Jacket: Thinker, spiritual leader, mystic poet and nationalist, Sri Aurobindo () was perhaps modern India's most fascinating and enigmatic leader. Educated in Cambridge where he was a brilliant Classics scholar, he refused a career in the civil service and returned home to become a fiery nationalist.

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Misc; Contact us. Preface The first edition of this book was published on 21 February When I started work on it late inI was not slow to realise that the biographer of Sri Aurobindo had himself to be a poet and a prophet, a philosopher and a Yogi; and being fully conscious of my limitations, I knew that the task I had undertaken greatly exceeded my abilities.

Sri Aurobindo on Savitri. In his 'Author's Note' to the poem, Sri Aurobindo writes: "The Tale of Satyavan and Savitri is recited in the Mahabharata as a story of conjugal love conquering death.

But this legend is, as shown by many features of the human tale, one of the many symbolic myths of the Vedic cycle. Reading Sri Aurobindo becomes a transformative experience, on many levels. This brief introduction to the outer life of Sri Aurobindo would be incomplete without mentioning one endearing aspect of his personality, namely his amazing wit and sense of wry humour.

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Famous Alipore bomb case proved to be a turning point in Sri Aurobindo Ghosh life. Then later, he shifted from Calcutta to Pondicherry ().

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Peter Heehs, one of the founders of the Sri Aurobindo Ashram Archives, is the first. Before the mid-point of the book in the gripping story of Aurobindos brief ed with an introduction and.