Devdip proposes a free-range discussion of the broad outline of Sri Aurobindo's social and political philosophy especially expressed in his book The Human cycle and the ideal of human unity.
Medical doctor Pariksith Singh is also a poet and philosopher. In his book, Sri Aurobindo and the Literary Renaissance of India, he has compared Sri Aurobindo with fifteen titans of philosophy, starting from the likes of Nietzche and Derrida. He calls Sri Aurobindo 'The Father of Akhanda Bharat or Undivided India'. In conversation with writer and academic Malashri Lal, Singh explores their perspectives of Sri Aurobindo’s philosophy and his ‘inner quest’ as articulated in his writings and life at the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Aster grew up in the Ashram in the presence of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother from childhood; did her thesis on Sri Aurobindo from the Sorbonne and was asked by the Mother to join Auroville.
As part of Sri Aurobindo's 150 Birth Centenary celebrations, The Unity Pavilion presents "To Honor Sri Aurobindo - His Realisations of Nirvana and Cosmic Consciousness" : A talk by Loretta on Wednesday, 23rd February 6:30 pm at The Hall of Peace, Unity Pavilion.
On 15th August 2021, auroville organized an online webinar with distinguished panelists Dr Karan Singh, Sir Mark Tully, Dr Shashi Tharoor, Ameeta Mehra and Dr Aster Patel on the relevance of the independence day message and 5 dreams of Sri Aurobindo in the context of current world.