Special Honour for Dr. Prithwindranath Mukherjee

  Dear Friends, This is to inform you that the Government of Bangladesh is arranging an official ceremony on 20 October 2012 to honour the “Friends of Bangladesh” who had rendered contributions to the Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971. And it gives me immense pleasure in announcing that as...

Two pencil sketches of Sri Aurobindo made by Mukul Chandra Dey

Dear Friends, Today we are publishing two pencil sketches of Sri Aurobindo made by Mukul Chandra Dey in April 1919. We have also published a portion of the first sketch where Sri Aurobindo’s signature in English and Bengali could be seen. Mukul Chandra Dey had made three pencil sketches of...

My Darshan of Sri Aurobindo at Pondicherry by Mukul Chandra Dey

Dear Friends, Today we are publishing an article titled ‘My Darshan of Sri Aurobindo at Pondicherry’ penned by Mukul Chandra Dey. Mukul Chandra Dey (23.7.1895—1.3.1989) was a noted artist who is considered to be the pioneer of dry-point etching in India. Having received his initial training at Santiniketan, he travelled...

The Passing of Nirmal Nahar

Dear Friends and Well-wishers of Overman Foundation, On Monday, 3rd September 2012, at 10.35  p.m. Shri Nirmal Nahar, the senior-most member of the Advisory Board of Overman Foundation and a lifelong disciple of Sri Aurobindo has left his physical body at his residence in Kolkata. He was ninety years of...