Mother's commentaries on Sri Aurobindo's Thoughts and Aphorisms
were given over the twelve year period extending from 1958 to 1970.
In 1958, the Mother answered orally to questions submitted to her during
her "Wednesday classes" at the Ashram Playground.
2. During 1960-61, the Mother answered mostly in writting to questions
written to her by a young "captain" of the Ashram's physical
3. During 1962-66, the Mother answered orally to a disciple. She digressed
more and more from direct commentary on the aphorisms and used the occasion
to explain the experiences she was having at the time.
4. During 1969-70, the Mother gave brief written replies to questions
asked by the captain mentioned above. All the Mother's commentaries ,
spoke and written, were in French.