'Poila Baishakh' - Bengali New Year's Day

14.Apr.2016:

New Year's Day in the Bengali calendar

Audio recording of Pradyot da's words was played.

There was Collective Meditation in the Hall of Light.

Offering of Rabindra Sangeet by Shri Ashish Bhattacharya

He was accompanied by Pandit Biplab Mondal on the Tabla, Shri Anjan Basu on the Esraj and Shri Panchanan Boral with Mandiras.


Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

4.Apr.2016:

Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

There was Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics at Lakshmi's House.


The Divine Adventure

1910. The middle of February.
It is late evening.
4, Shyampukur Lane,
The office of Karmayogin.
A flight of stairs. A bare room.
He is seated on the only cot.
Around Him are the faithfuls.
The air is purposeful yet relaxed.
There is laughter and mirth.
Suddenly a young staff member rushes in.
....more


The Mother's first meeting with Sri Aurobindo

29.Mar.2016:

The First Meeting Day

The 102nd anniversary of the Mother's first meeting with Sri Aurobindo at the Guest House was the occasion for Collective Meditation around the Sacred Relics.

"I came here..... I had an appointment for the afternoon. He was living in the house that's now part of the second dormitory, the old Guest House. I climbed up the stairway and he was standing there, waiting for me at the top of the stairs….EXACTLY my vision! Dressed the same way, in the same position, in profile, his head held high. He turned his head towards me…and I saw in his eyes that it was He... more


'Poila Baishakh' - Bengali New Year's Day

15.Apr.2015:

New Year's Day in the Bengali calendar

Collective Meditation was held.


Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

4.Apr.2015:

..."The 4th April is the Ashram New Year, date of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry."...  The Mother - 1938



Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry - 4.Apr.1910

There was a Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


The Mother's first meeting with Sri Aurobindo

29.Mar.2015:

The 101st anniversary of the Mother's first meeting with Sri Aurobindo at the Guest House (29.3.1914 - 29.3.2015) was the occasion for Collective Meditation around the Sacred Relics.

Her heart unveiled and his to find her turned;
Attracted as in heaven star by star,
They wondered at each other and rejoiced
And wove affinity in a silent gaze.
A moment passed that was eternity’s ray,
An hour began, the matrix of new Time.
'Savitri', Book 5, Canto 2


Rabindra Sangeet by Smt Pramita Mallick

New Year's Day in the Bengali calendar

Collective Meditation was held.

An offering of Rabindra Sangeet by Smt Pramita Mallick was made in the Hall of Light


Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

4.Apr.2014:

..."The 4th April is the Ashram New Year, date of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry."...  The Mother - 1938



Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry - 4.Apr.1910

There was a Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

4.Apr.2013:

Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry - 4.Apr.1910

There was a Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


The Mother's First Arrival Day in Pondicherry

29.Mar.2013:

Anniversary of The Mother's First Arrival Day in Pondicherry - 29.Mar.1914

There was a collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


'Poila Baishakh' - Bengali New Year's Day

14.Apr.2012:

New Year's Day in the Bengali calendar

There was a Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.

An offering of Rabindra Sangeet by Smt Rajashree Bhattacharya was made in the Hall of Light


Rabindra Sangeet by Smt Rajashree Bhattacharya

14.Apr.2012: A musical offering on Bengali New Year's Day


Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry

4.Apr.2012:

Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo's arrival in Pondicherry - 4.Apr.1910

There was a Collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


The Mother's First Arrival Day in Pondicherry

29.Mar.2012:

Anniversary of The Mother's First Arrival Day in Pondicherry - 29.Mar.1914

There was a collective Meditation around Sri Aurobindo's Sacred Relics.


 


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