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soumitra basu @drsbasu2115 pondicherry, calcutta

consciousness researcher, psychiatrist, explores Sri Aurobindo's vision

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Sri Aurobindo on commercialism https://t.co/KHC7wtKW5r
3/27
2017
Recreational marijuana’s impact on the brain - issues for consumers/policymakers to consider incl medical MJ. @FABBS https://t.co/RvZP2izdn4
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3/17
2017
"@kaushikcbasu: My essay on Amartya Sen's seminal book, his views on democracy, ; the intellectual life of Delhi. https://t.co/nxPSBxYdR2" @kaushikcbasu :excellent
2/25
2017
Lenin and Sri Aurobindo in September. 2017 :https://t.co/34rNlKyDoX
2/23
2017
The perfect joke to the Reverse Bank of India: https://t.co/DzyIh2SksZ
2/22
2017
Sri Aurobindo explains how. Truth is greater than all its identifications https://t.co/lxmrcrx0bA
2/20
2017
Sri Aurobindo (1911) : I write for those who acknowledge reason but do not identify reason with Western Materialism...
2/17
2017
@rajeshpadmar @BJP4India @narendramodi @rajnathsingh act now or lose our support.
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2/1
2017
Sri Aurobindo predicted resurgence of Caliphate(read ISIS)in 1917, suggested remedy which certainly was not force: https://t.co/uDBg4z2wqiSri Aurobindo: How does the division proceed from the one? https://t.co/RXFFKgXjfk
1/27
2017
Sri Aurobindo: War and Economic Necessity. https://t.co/iD84RodBVS
1/25
2017
As a young boy, Modi started the protest against Lord Mountbatten that led to India's independence
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1/23
2017
Jst now beastly Muslim family threw an ill child&placed their 7yr old girl in tht seat. Poor banjara lady protested but was abused. YSP-KCHG
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1/6
2017
Glory to Thee, O Lord, who triumphest over every obstacle! Grant that nothing in us may be an impediment to Thy work. #The_Mother#hny2k17
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1/1
2016
Sahara-Birla Pay-Off Case: Did Justice Khehar Recuse Himself on December 16?: https://t.co/U3tjPNWvpi via @thewire_in
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12/30
2016
Sri Aurobindo on Disarmament https://t.co/2cFME4PEm0Demonetisation: Famine looms?https://t.co/takRIXlnxv
12/26
2016
What ? https://t.co/wXJmD4jg71
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12/22
2016
Dear @ArvindKejriwal IF u had a Lokpal,it could have investigated these new allegations against AAP #CleanPolitics https://t.co/UG7Jj5tA4P
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12/17
2016
Note ban may lead to huge drop in economy: Kaushik Basu https://t.co/kRMgdXvOVw #DeMonetisation https://t.co/0PfL9gMgIv
Retweeted by soumitra basu @pcpandey run on the banks and gold + cash hoarding is definitely going to happen. But now everyone knows it is short term effect @Vidyut
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12/10
2016
#BismillahKhan 's shehnais stolen from son's home in #Varanasi https://t.co/jeqDv9XTEW
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12/5
2016
An op/ed from professor, @kaushikcbasu on monetary policy in #india https://t.co/CYL9OIb70L https://t.co/Mhqc8VerK7
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11/30
2016
The worst thing to eat for breakfast, according to a trainer: https://t.co/wa3tkE82xs via @shefinds https://t.co/Q8hI9NIHpz
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11/27
2016
Sri Aurobindo(1917):the bourgeois-democratic State has developed a stupendous military organization which powerful monarchies couldn't dreamSri Aurobindo described (1917)how bourgeois State would resort to war if every diplomatic effort failed & there was sure chance of successSri Aurobindo(1917):monarchical State is political in mind ,seeks hegemony,bourgeoisState eyes on possession of markets,new fields of wealthSri Aurobindo(1917):Democracies are bourgeois States either of a constitutional monarchy or a middle class republicSri Aurobindo(1917):The supposition is democracies will be less ready to go to war than monarchies but this is true within a certain measure
10/19
2016
SriAurobindo:To see the Truth doesn't depend on big or small intellect.It depends on being in contact with Truth &the mind silentSri Aurobindo:Yoga is not a field for intellectual argument or dissertation.Sri Aurobindo:The biggest intellects can make errors of worst kind & confuse Truth & Falsehood if they have not the contact with the Truth
10/7
2016
Wonder who s waiting more eagerly ? Fr
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10/6
2016
The Mother:The bankruptcy of religions was coz they wanted to follow one excluding others,the step forward is definitive cure of EXCLUSIVISM
9/16
2016
#IJS #IndianJudicialService Bill must be passed in parliament..let there be war cry for it as nothing before https://t.co/FvhftnAnQh
Retweeted by soumitra basuSri Aurobindo:A theory is a constructed idea-script,a imperfect observation of a line Nature follows,what works are unseen forces behind
8/18
2016
https://t.co/uJ8PPcqtES -Sri Aurobindo explains that inalienable tendency to delimitation is the mind's task,not possession of infinitehttps://t.co/2cFME4PEm0 :the idea of a league of nations in 1917https://t.co/QWbEhTDNNz the individual and the collectivityhttps://t.co/uJ8PPcqtESDid you know that the head of Amnesty International is an Indian Hindu from Bangalore? Salil Shetty is the name https://t.co/DGdTHy5Ymd
Retweeted by soumitra basuBe Simple Be Happy Remain quite.. Do your work Sincerely and leave the results to the Divine 's Care.. The Mother #quoteoftheday
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8/17
2016
The Prophet of Nationalism,the Poet of Patriotism, the Lover of Humanity -Sri Aurobindo https://t.co/oHO77vwh4K
8/16
2016
Big blow to #Pappu420 @OfficeOfRG & family. [Media will cry PM is talking politics on Ind Day] https://t.co/N05dfGMOKA
Retweeted by soumitra basuSri Aurobindo Indicated on 15.8.1947 that Indian subcontinent would be united in a new alignment, not in old way(?South Asian Confederation)Sri Aurobindo commented that coincidence of his birthday with Independence Day Indicated his dreams would come trueSri Aurobindo had inner guarantee of forthcoming freedom of India & from 1909,the apostle of nationalism shifted focus to internationalismSri Aurobindo was the first recorded voice in history to claim COMPLETE independence from British Rule in India,unlike Loyalists & Moderates
8/15
2016
Rain delays continuation of play of the 2nd session of the #IndvsWI match, WI trail by 256 runs https://t.co/A17vhmV8JB
Retweeted by soumitra basuShe sure is making lot of noise.... https://t.co/C6QDe7danE
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8/2
2016
.Sri Aurobindo considers that mind,life and body must be capable of divinity. https://t.co/uJ8PPcI53sSri Aurobindo considered that physical forces are not the only determinants of history https://t.co/QWbEhTVpc9Sri Aurobindo favoured a Presidential form of government in India https://t.co/takRIXCYW5Sri Aurobindo on German militarism in World War and future speculation: https://t.co/1PtXWgf1xkSri Aurobindo on German militarism in World War 1 and future speculation: http//motsac.org/humanity cahps.php
8/1
2016
Sri Aurobindo was not merely a Freedom fighter, he was fighting against ideas, against status quo, and never hesitated to criticise leaders.
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7/6
2016
Sri Aurobindo on the necessity of the Military in global unity. https://t.co/h2QUBSPr09 cahps.phpSri Aurobindo on Hitler. https://t.co/QWbEhTDNNz
6/29
2016
Savitri Era Learning Forum: S.K. Maitra, J.L. Mehta, and J.N. Mohanty https://t.co/gCJ768DaZh
Retweeted by soumitra basuSri Aurobindo (apropos the impracticality of non-violence): an evil cannot be destroyed unless much that lives by the evil is destroyedSriAurobindo:A"sacred egoism"is still the ideal of nations.There is only fear of defeat & recent fear of disastrous economic disorganisationSriAurobindo:attempt of the State to grow into an intellectual & moral being is one of the most interesting phenomena of modern civilisation
6/27
2016
SriAurobindo:bourgeois capitalism has to consent to economic order in which exploitation shall be eliminated & wealth equally shared by allSriAurobindo:A Church or a dominant sacerdotal caste remaining within its own function cannot form the organised political unity of a nationSri Aurobindo:a selfconscious & politically organised nation can have only one central authority in its midst & that must be secular power
6/22
2016
June 19,1963: The Mother's experience about the difficulty of turning the Physical Mind towards the higher light-(1) https://t.co/PpQrPfyvaU
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6/20
2016
Sri Aurobindo: personality & impersonality are aspects of Divine contained in his being,they are one thing we see from two different sidesSri Aurobindo:the way of devotion is impossible if the personality of the Divine cannot be taken as a realitySri Aurobindo:It is a living soul to which the soul of the Bhakta yearns;for the source of all life is not an idea .... but a real Being
6/15
2016
Sri Aurobindo:But works fulfil themselves in knowledge;all the totality of works, says the Gita, finds its rounded culmination in knowledgeSri Aurobindo:When will is made one with divine will & whole action proceeds from Divine & directed towards Divine,union in works is perfectSri Aurobindo;by turning his action Godwards the life of man best and most surely begins to become divine.It is the door of first access...Sri Aurobindo:Action is first power of life.Nature begins with force & its works which once conscious in man becomes will & its achievements
6/10
2016
Sri Aurobindo on NON-VIOLENCE. See home page of www . https://t.co/OXCpsreSkY ; http//motsac.org/ideograph.phpSri Aurobindo's The Life Divine: simultaneous realization of three modes of existence. http//iiyp.net/lifedivinechapters.php
6/6
2016

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