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How an Egyptian discovered Sri Aurobindo

We may call it the “come to Sri Aurobindo moment“.  It is a psychic awakening, a distinctive phase in life when the mind falls in rhythm with the elegant cadence of Sri Aurobindo’s elongated sentences, when the heart feels gladdened reading the sensitive and sublime insights of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother and little by little, one begins to grasp and live their teaching.  Zackaria Moursi, Egyptian by birth, came across a book on Integral Yoga while studying in Germany in the 1960s.  In this article, he describes how that book launched him on the spiritual path.

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