Unused Passages for Savitri

Dear Friends, As the continuation of our special series on Savitri, we have published the unused passages of the epic-poem which have been transcribed from the manuscripts which were ‘not directly used in the formation of the final version of Savitri.’ These passages were originally published in the December 1986...

ABC’s of Indian National Education: A Review

Title: ABC’s of Indian National Education. Author: Dr. Beloo Mehra. Price: Rs. 495 (Hardcover). Number of pages: 155. Publisher: Standard Publishers (India), New Delhi. ISBN: 978-81-87471-94-3. During the British rule in India, the education policy of the land was formulated with the view of building a “nation of clerks” to...

Facsimiles of Sri Aurobindo’s “Savitri” (1916-1946)

Dear Friends, Sri Aurobindo had started working on his epic poem Savitri in August 1916 and continued to revise and enlarge it till November 1950. In its earliest form, the poem was a narrative of about two thousand lines and by the time the ‘seal of incomplete completion’ (to quote...