Tusar Nath Mohapatra

The Qualities of Sincerity and Surrender in Integral Yoga

Posted on: August 15, 2012

Sri Aurobindo Studies

Sri Aurobindo’s statement on the qualities of sincerity and surrender is direct and to the point: “Let your sincerity and surrender be genuine and entire. When you give yourself, give completely, without demand, without condition, without reservation so that all in you shall belong to the Divine Mother and nothing be left to the ego or given to any other power.”

This type of complete one-pointed focus of the entire being and all of the disparate parts of the being on the Divine Force will have the effect of eliminating the role of the ego and transforming the individual into a nexus of Divine Action. Such an individual does not evaluate or respond to events as would someone rooted in the ego-consciousness.

Sri Aurobindo makes a point that the sincerity and surrender must be genuine. The vital nature and mental being in particular have the ability to justify thoughts and…

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Tusar N. Mohapatra

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