Yesterday morning found us with the sad news that The suffering of our dear friend Ajit is now over – after a 13 days battle. Ajit’s body is now in the temporary Farewell House at Auroshilpam, open from 8.00am to 8.00pm /To reach the //temporary Farewell House : coming from Matrimandir, drive pass CSR and the Discipline crossing on the way to ‘Imagination’ and Alankuppam. Opposite Discipline, you will find a small board on your left ‘Farewell’ The cremation will take place Wednesday afternoon at Auroville. The exact time will be announced. Our hearts and prayers are with Ratna, family, and close friends. On a ceremony to mark the new location of the Statue of Sri Aurobindo at UNESCO Headquarters on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 6.30 p.m. In the presence of Dr Karan Singh Member of the Executive Board And Chairman of the Auroville Foundation The speeches will be followed by floral tributes to the memory of Sri Aurobindo and a reception.
My Lord. Every day, in all circumstances. Let me repeat with the full sincerity of my heart, “May Thy Will be done and not mine.”
Link to the Picasa album with photographs of Ajit’s cremation (Photo by Paulette)