Exhibition of Books on Sri Aurobindo and the Mother

Dear Friends and Well-wishers, An exhibition of books on Sri Aurobindo and the Mother (not usually available at the branches of Sri Aurobindo Book Distribution Agency, i.e. SABDA) and Indian scriptures has been organized by Sri Aurobindo Sakti Centre and Overman Foundation in association with Sri Aurobindo’s Action West Bengal...

Special Honour for Dr. Prithwindra Mukherjee

Dear Friends, We all remember that, in June 2009, Prithwindra Mukherjee, the Paris-based Indian scholar, was nominated Chevalier (“Knight”) in the Order of Arts and Letters by the French Ministry of Culture. In 2010, while launching Prithwindra’s biography Bagha Jatin (National Book Trust of India), Hon’ble Shri Pranab Mukherjee qualified...

Cosmopolitan Modernity in Early Twentieth Century India and Philosophy and Practice of Education for India

Dear Friends and Well-wishers of Overman Foundation, I am happy to announce that Dr. Sachidananda Mohanty’s latest book Cosmopolitan Modernity in Early 20th-Century India and Philosophy and Practice of Education for India (edited by Shitangshu Kumar Chakravarti) are now available at Overman Foundation. Dr. Sachidananda Mohanty’s Cosmopolitan Modernity in Early...

“Towards the Superman”: An Interview of Nolini Kanta Gupta

Dear Friends, Nolini Kanta Gupta (13.1.1889—7.2.1984) was an active participant in the Swadeshi and national education movements from the tender age of sixteen. He was introduced to Barindra Kumar Ghose, noted revolutionary and Sri Aurobindo’s younger brother, towards the end of 1907 who influenced him to join the Maniktolla Secret...