Tusar Nath Mohapatra

The Importance of a Yoga of Works For the Integral Yoga

Posted on: February 9, 2015

Sri Aurobindo Studies

Most of the attention and focus of yogic paths has traditionally been on the inner growth of the individual seeker, the spiritual development. This has generally been accompanied by a drawing away from or outright abandonment of the life in the world, to the extent possible while still having to live, breathe and eat! Aside from those who have undertaken spiritual disciplines, there are also other individuals who have what we might call a true “inner life” that acts as the fulcrum of their action in the world in some serious degree. Philosophers, sages and seers, scientists and serious artists obviously have considerable inner direction. For the vast mass of humanity however, almost the entire life is lived on the service and in interaction with the outer world and could be considered to be “outer-directed”. Even for those with a true inner life, it does not control all their actions…

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Tusar N. Mohapatra

Director, Savitri Era Learning Forum
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SELF posits a model of counselling and communicative action as an instrument in order to stimulate the public sphere. The model aims at supplementing the individual’s struggle for a successful social adjustment with more aspirational inputs so as to help one take an informed and balanced attitude towards life as well as society.
Savitri Era of those who adore,
Om Sri Aurobindo & The Mother.

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