That is what he has always been doing... Bragging and exaggerating in order to impress his audience.<quoted text>
Its funny - I totally agree with you in retrospect...but when I read all the blather about the strictness of his schools, I usually envision some strict classroom where no interaction is allowed other than an overbearing colonial lord lecturing over the desperate peasants. It never occurred to me that he was actually BRAGGING.
Sri Aurobindo was recorded to speak English with a strong Indian accent, but according to him he spoke Brit English.
His ex-master was omnipotent and omniscient but yet he failed so many times to guess the Armaggedon.
Sometimes he described his Taj hotels as something super luxury, but in the other thread me and some others after seeing the pictures of his 5 star hotel, had the impression to see 4 star hotel. It was pretty disappointing.