The story of Sri Aurobindo’s Journey to Pondicherry

The story of Sri Aurobindo’s Journey to Pondicherry

In 1910, Sri Aurobindo found safe refuge in Pondicherry, initiating a series of events that have impacted the world consciousness and its future. We are happy to provide historical narrative of how and under what circumstances Sri Aurobindo moved to Pondicherry. These have been culled from a scholarly biography The Lives of Sri Aurobindo (authored by Peter Heehs). It can be read here at