Publication of “Sri Aurobindo As We Saw Him” by Anurag Banerjee

Dear Friends and Well-wishers, Wish you all a Merry Christmas! It gives me immense pleasure to announce a new publication from Overman Foundation titled Sri Aurobindo As We Saw Him, a collection of interviews of twenty-seven individuals who have had the good fortune of seeing Sri Aurobindo and staying in...

Poetry and Poetics of Walt Whitman and Sri Aurobindo: A Review

Title: Poetry and Poetics of Walt Whitman and Sri Aurobindo. Author: Dr. Sarani Ghosal Mondal. Publisher: Delta Book World. Price: Rs. 950 (Hard cover). Number of pages: 296. ISBN: 978-81-926244-1-9. To proclaim the advent of a new genre of poetry in the English language Sri Aurobindo has hailed mainly the...

Two Talks of Surendra Mohan Ghosh on Sri Aurobindo

Dear Friends, Surendra Mohan Ghosh (22.4.1893—7.9.1976) was an active member of the Jugantar, the noted revolutionary organization from 1907 to 1938. He joined the Indian National Congress in 1920 and also played a pivotal role in the Swaraj Party founded by Chittaranjan Das. As a political worker he had spent...

Four Photographs of Sri Aurobindo’s Mahasamadhi

Dear Friends, On 5 December 1950, Sri Aurobindo the “Colonist from Immortality” had left his physical sheath as a supreme act of sacrifice for the sake of mankind. To quote the words of the Mother: “Sri Aurobindo was not compelled to leave his body, he chose to do so for...