UNLIMITED KINDLE ↠ The Lives of Sri Aurobindo - by Peter Heehs #2020


  • Title: The Lives of Sri Aurobindo
  • Author: Peter Heehs
  • ISBN: 9780231140980
  • Page: 409
  • Format: Hardcover

  • The Lives of Sri Aurobindo By Peter Heehs Since his death in 1950, Sri Aurobindo Ghose has been known primarily as a yogi and a philosopher of spiritual evolution who was nominated for the Nobel Prize in peace and literature But the years Aurobindo spent in yogic retirement were preceded by nearly four decades of rich public and intellectual work Biographers usually focus solely on Aurobindo s life as a politiciSince his death in 1950, Sri Aurobindo Ghose has been known primarily as a yogi and a philosopher of spiritual evolution who was nominated for the Nobel Prize in peace and literature But the years Aurobindo spent in yogic retirement were preceded by nearly four decades of rich public and intellectual work Biographers usually focus solely on Aurobindo s life as a politician or sage, but he was also a scholar, a revolutionary, a poet, a philosopher, a social and cultural theorist, and the inspiration for an experiment in communal living.Peter Heehs, one of the founders of the Sri Aurobindo Ashram Archives, is the first to relate all the aspects of Aurobindo s life in its entirety Consulting rare primary sources, Heehs describes the leader s role in the freedom movement and in the framing of modern Indian spirituality He examines the thinker s literary, cultural, and sociological writings and the Sanskrit, Bengali, English, and French literature that influenced them, and he finds the foundations of Aurobindo s yoga practice in his diaries and unpublished letters Heehs s biography is a sensitive, honest portrait of a life that also provides surprising insights into twentieth century Indian history.
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    David Marie
    A complete and sharp biography of an exceptional human been that modern india bought up.It s hard to write the truth on Aurobindo, wich was considered as a mystic, politican and agnostice biographer only relate the facts and have done an tremedous work on digging the pondicherry ashram and other archives.Impressive

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