This volume comprises most of the shorter prose written by Sri Aurobindo after coming to Pondicherry in 1910 and not published during his lifetime.
The material has been arranged in four parts:
i) Essays Divine and Human: Complete essays on Yoga and related subjects, arranged in five chronological sections.
ii) From Man to Superman: Notes and Fragments on Philosophy, Psychology and yoga, arranged in three thematic sections.
iii) Notes and Fragments on various subjects, arranged in three thematic sections.
iv) Thoughts and Aphorisms, as arranged by the author in three sections, with a section of additional aphorisms.