Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The Mother looking like a Byzantine Empress
Tweets 12m Harsh Gupta @hguptapolicy "Each person’s rationalisation is that ‘you did it too’. So if you say to the BJP today, they will say ‘the Congress did it (too)’" –Shourie Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
2h Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Bartlebooth (whose name combines Herman Melville's Bartleby & Valery Larbaud's Barnabooth) dies while he is about to finish 439th puzzle.]
2h Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty "Free speech, free markets, secularism & to become a better human" might seem perfectly reasonable to one but the role of the Zeitgeist loom
2h Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty ["it was always March there and always Monday." (p.355) ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE by Gabriel García Márquez] http://www.angelfire.com/wa2/margin/nonficHillGGM.html …
20h The Asian Age @TheAsianAgeNews Henri Cartier-Bresson clicked the last pictures of Sri Aurobindo & The Mother in #Pondicherry #AlkaziFoundation #arts http://bit.ly/RZyWt0 Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty @thinkerspad @anirbanfromrlf As a non-specialist, can I assume that CAG, PM, Opposition, all are right in their own place, constitutionally? View conversation
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Communication at same wave-length is crucial for dialogue & debate. Preserving the fidelity of language is a sacred responsibility upon all.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Trending is an index but when becomes a tool for manipulation, it loses credibility. Fascists don't realise match-fixing is reprehensible.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Neither the PM nor the Leader of the Opposition are leaders of their respective parties. Thus, their performances are best enjoyed as drama.
27 Aug SSRC @SSRC_org Religion and modern communication - an excerpt from The Post-Secular in Question, a joint pub from SSRC and @NYUpresshttp://ow.ly/d6ipQ Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty 4 stages of life roughly correspond to 4 Varnashramas explains "Vinod Mehta's transformation from an irreverent editor to a Congress stooge"
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Incentive is adored as the most honest economic principle and hence it's perplexing why the same be denied to our economist Prime Minister.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Politician, journalist, blogger, lawyer, housewife, engineer all are at par to drink at Twitter stream but who push trending are more equal.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty It appears that 8 years is the max. period for any Govt. after which people turn impatient. Time to switch to American system of two terms.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Freedom of speech is fast turning into freedom from grammar & spelling & dictionaries and using more visual codes & symbols & abbreviations.
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Sri Aurobindo Kapali Sastry Institute of Vedic Culture: SAKSI's aim is to spread the message of Veda & Sri Aurobindo] http://www.vedah.com/
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Sri Aurobindo’s expositions of the Vedas are not hinged on erudition, but are anchored on his direct perception of the heart of the Vedas.]
27 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Never did the Vedas proclaim that Sannyasa is a prerequisite for Realisation. Perfection is to be sought after...] http://www.vedah.com/about-saksi/focus-2-dissemination-of-veda-knowledge …
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty If Kejriwal is eyeing the non-Congress-non-BJP space but sides with the Left, then the Centre-Right arena is left safe for @SavitriEraParty.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty @shamansun But a handful of stalwarts stretching the beauty of language to unprecedented limits to produce overpowering concepts lives on. View conversation
26 Aug MKJ @Back2Vedas @bibekdebroy: I loved the way Sri Aurobindo Ashrama preservd all his works. Its kept in ideal condition. Limited access @parthajha@techrsr Retweeted by Savitri Era Party View conversation
26 Aug MKJ @Back2Vedas The Dialogue with death :-) #SriAurobindo #Savitri http://books.google.co.in/books? Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
26 Aug Ashok Tewari @Vamadevananda It seems to be very foolish, these fasts—as if they could alter anything at all. Sri Aurobindo on Gandhi's method... http://fb.me/w9f4ksLw Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Mind & Cosmos: Thomas Nagel, The Kingdom & the Glory: Agamben, The Faith of the Faithless: Simon Critchley, The Life Divine: Sri Aurobindo.
26 Aug मुकुल मिश्रा @MukulKMishra @Primal_White @anshumansunny If he comes with an option, I shall vote for him. Rajneeti me akele hain jin par meri shraddha hai. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party View conversation
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Kejriwal's quaint show today is symptomatic of his self-doubt & established political parties must be justifiably laughing up their sleeves.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Epochal opportunity for young Indians today to work for Savitri Era Party to spread the message of The Mother & Sri Aurobindo systematically
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Sri Aurobindo's insightful analyses regarding man & society, even after 100 years, is as fresh as ever with his vision anchored to evolution
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty The Arya came out as a monthly magazine on August 15, 1914 in which Sri Aurobindo dwelt upon the most weighty issues faced by the humanity.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Intellectual corruption is far more pernicious than pecuniary indiscretion. Legitimising half-literates to lead
India in 21st Century is
26 Aug Alok Bhatt @alok_bhatt 5.
India, cant go China
way-my basic prob with Arvind Kejriwal is that he represent neo left & such
ideology will spell disaster for India. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Kranti is fantasy, fighting with police is spectacle. The route of revolution is slow and legal. Policy is the right recipe in the TV age.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Agitation is adolescent anger, politics is mature behaviour; growing up from a hunter-gatherer hurry to agrarian-industrial long-term stake.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty It might be tempting to ride piggyback on the anti-corruption sentiment, but for viable ecosystem of a party diverse positive values needed.
26 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty IAC is metamorphosing today into a new political party on the streets of
New Delhi amidst teargas
and water canons. We offer our Good Wishes
26 Aug kiran patnaik @kiran_patniak अब यह एनजीओ आन्दोलन शुद्धरूप से सोनियासरकार विरोधी होरहा. कार्यकर्ताओं का पूरा जोर अब मनमोहन-सोनिया सरकार के खिलाफ लगता दिख रहा. शुभ संकेत. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Manish Kalra @ManishKalra Considering the large reach of Social Networking, it can be dangerous to let it go free and unchecked. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug kiran patnaik @kiran_patniak वो दलाल मीडिया के योगेन्द्र यादव को जबसे इस एनजीओ टीम ने अन्ना आन्दोलन में प्रवेश दिया, तबसे इस आन्दोलन के भटकने की शुरुआत हुई. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Francois Gautier @fgautier26 Its not as simple. You shoulf read Sri Aurobindo's Foundations of Indian Culture. Caste still has its place in
& w shud respect that. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty @hmadhok @realist_indian Just like Mayawati didn't want to win in UP, Sonia doesn't want to win 2014 so that infighting in NDA creates chaos View conversation
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Nanporia - Sahara - Dhiren Bhagat http://marketime.blogspot.com/2005/07/dhiren-bhagat.html … RT [@Outlookindia: N.J. Nanporia, R.I.P. http://blogs.outlookindia.com/default.aspx?ddm=10&pid=2837&eid=5 … Outlook Blogs]
24 Aug churumuri @churumuri N.J. Nanporia, the half-Parsi, half-Japanese editor of TOI & Statesman, a true wordsmith, has passed away. RIP. http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/sunanda-k-datta-ray-remembering-nanporia/484322/o … Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [the sheer tedium of NJN's column: anyone who spent six months walking in the
Sahara will know what I'm talking about.] http://marketime.blogspot.com/2005/07/dhiren-bhagat.html …
25 Aug Sandeep Web @SandeepWeb @SavitriEraParty You have been pursuing me with your Aurobindo agenda for at least 3 months. I'm not interested. @hguptapolicy Retweeted by Savitri Era Party View conversation
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Savitri Era Religion takes on the Past and its palanquin-bearers. Modernity is a challenge in
even 100 years after Sri Aurobindo wrote
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Latour's We Have Never Been Modern is, as Graham Harman has often said, a remarkable book ~that refutes so many things that refuse to die.]
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [start with The Reality of Mass Media, and then proceed to Social Systems.] http://larvalsubjects.wordpress.com/2010/05/29/promises-of-posthumanism/ … http://feelphilosophy.blogspot.in/2010/05/luhmann-varela-maturana-wolfe.html … View summary
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Wolfe deploys the second-order cybernetics of Luhmann, Varela, & Maturana. Luhmann, especially, is one of the undiscovered gems of theory.]
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty A tweet is a sweet way of eventising & relevantising what is weird or obscure. Read, Read, Read! Hegel's Love, Mauss' Gift, Derrida's Death.
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Dr Alok Pandey Replies to T.N. Chaturvedi apropos The Lives of Sri Aurobindo: http://www.thelivesofsriaurobindo.com/2012/08/dr-alok-pandey-replies-to-tn-chaturvedi.html …
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty All debate around Freedom of Speech have to be reoriented as bounced against the Heehs imbroglio wrt The Lives of Sri Aurobindo (CUP, 2008).
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [2008. “Sri Aurobindo and Hinduism”. Published online in AntiMatters 2.2 (April).] http://anti-matters.org/articles/58/public/58-51-1-PB.pdf … Peter Heehs: http://peterheehs.net/publications/
24 Aug Anindita Chatterjee @CapitalistSage @kalkikanmani How blessed to be born under The Mother and Sri Aurobindo's blessings :) Retweeted by Savitri Era Party View conversation
24 Aug The Mother India @MotherIndiaTeam The 1st principle of teaching says,"Nothing can be taught".Sri Aurobindo #|| 1 can help one learn something but cant teach. We r here 2 help Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty I wish the debate between @hguptapolicy & @SandeepWeb were between a slightly more well-read. Banishing Sri Aurobindo surely is no prudence.
24 Aug Francois Gautier @fgautier26 U have t read wht Sri Aurobindo said abt caste in Foundations of Indian Culture. Caste ws once a unique social systm but got pervertd by man. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
25 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [Shyamaprasad Mukherjee was relatively more “liberal”] ~ because he knew and drew inspiration from Sri Aurobindo's emancipatory utterances.
24 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty @Karmasura Sri Aurobindo, also called Uttara Yogi, has already accomplished all this with his world-encompassing vision in The Life Divine. View conversation
24 Aug Albatrossinflight @albatrossinfo The utopian argument of @hguptapolicy meets the practical Hindutva philosophy of @SandeepWeb http://centreright.in/2012/08/vaad-prativaad-secularism-is-important-to-a-modern-india/ … Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
24 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Congress ministers & functionaries so much resemble nuns in a cloister displaying servility with Sonia as Father (though gender reversed).
24 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty @ShivaKap But we fight shy of fighting elections and enter the legislative bodies and so it's status quo. [TNM55] View conversation
24 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Unequivocal opposition of Fascism by The Mother & Sri Aurobindo - contrast with Tagore, S.C. Bose & Marathi enthusiasm: http://communalism.blogspot.in/2012/08/blurb-of-marzia-casolaris-book-in-shade.html …
24 Aug Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty Integral Yoga of The Mother & Sri Aurobindo is taking a decisive turn around this time. Goings on on materialist front. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/centreright/~3/pFEXLHHJqt8/ …
11h - Rahul Kanwal @rahulkanwal Ramdev's agenda closely mirrors that of BJP/Sangh. Unlike Anna he doesn't deny that RSS backs him. Mobilisation driven by Sangh cadre. Retweeted by Savitri Era Party
7h - Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [For the first time in its history, the Congress split in Surat Session in 1907. The reason being session in Calcutta.] http://marketime.blogspot.in/2007/07/for-first-time-in-its-history-congress.html …
7h - Savitri Era Party @SavitriEraParty [This talk explores & invites participation in the five dreams of Sri Aurobindo in his message on India’s Independence] http://www.atthefeetofthemother.org/2011/10/five-dreams-of-sri-aurobindo-hindi-and.html …
7h [As Dayanand & Sri Aurobindo have rightly pointed out, religious practices have drifted away from their philosophy.] http://rainbowther.blogspot.in/2007/02/religious-practices-have-drifted-away.html …
8h [Some Hindu scriptures are verbose others concise, all in all a mixture of truths & fables. I don’t care much. Sandeep] http://selforum.blogspot.in/2012/08/sanketik-ramdev-and-filmy-anna.html …
3h - @tulsimeer @Good_Bipin [Pretending Everything’s Okay Works: putting up good front for friends makes everything better.] http://auromere.wordpress.com/2010/03/05/when-faced-with-a-serious-decision-how-to-make-the-right-choice/#comment-12699 … - View summary
Tusar N. Mohapatra says: August 9, 2012 at 11:53 am [Every time a misfortune befell me, says Dastur Adurbad, I derived six kinds of comfort and solace from it. ERVAD MARZBAN HATHIRAM] http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2002-07-31/edit-page/27301069_1_zoroastrians-misfortune-comfort [the state of excessive happiness or depression is temporary and relative only to our most recent experiences. Puneet Jain] http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2002-07-08/news/27351941_1_happiness-envy-depression