Tusar Nath Mohapatra

The Eternal Seed of the Spirit

Posted on: December 27, 2013

Sri Aurobindo Studies

In order to make its point about the spiritual essence of everything that exists, the Gita continues to provide examples that illustrate that the essential and defining energy of each thing is what can be traced to the Divine Presence. The outer forms are the occasion for this manifestation, and they are in fact formed and created by that Power in order to provide a vehicle for the force to manifest.

Sri Aurobindo translates a verse from Chapter VII of the Gita: “I am the light of sun and moon, the manhood in man, the intelligence of the intelligent, the energy of the energetic, the strength of the strong, the ascetic force of those who do askesis, tapasya.”

It becomes even more starkly defined: “I am life in all existences.” Sri Aurobindo explains: “In each case it is the energy of the essential quality on which each of these…

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Tusar N. Mohapatra

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