A Rare Press Interview of the Mother

Dear Friends, On 31 October 1954 the Mother had given a rare press interview on the eve of the merger of Pondicherry with India. This interview was published on 2 November 1954 in ‘The Times of India’. We are immensely thankful to Shri Sandeep Joshi who has collected this rare...

Anurag Banerjee awarded the Nolini Kanta Gupta Smriti Puraskar

Dear Friends and Well-Wishers of Overman Foundation,  It gives us immense delight to announce that the Founder and Chairman of Overman Foundation, Shri Anurag Banerjee, has been awarded with the ‘Nolini Kanta Gupta Smriti Puraskar’ for the year 2011 for his contribution in the field of research and education. It...

The Last Photographs of Sri Aurobindo

Dear Friends, On 25 April 1950, the famous French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson took a number of photographs of Sri Aurobindo in His room. Udar Pinto, who accompanied Henri Cartier-Bresson to Sri Aurobindo’s room recalls: ‘…Mother called me and told me that She had permitted Henri Cartier-Bresson to take photographs of...