Sri Aurbindo Ashram
Marina Beach, Chennai

Sri Aurbindo Ashram

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Tour Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days

The Aurobindo Ashram forms the nucleus of many activities and trade in Pondicherry. It is a product of Aurbindo AshramSri Aurobindo’s inspirations and the Mother, Mirra Alfassa’s earnestness. The main Ashram on Rue de la Marine houses th buildings where Sri Aurobindo and Mirra Alfassa lived and died. Auroville is an experiment in international living. It is a developing town 10 km from Pondicherry. The Matri Mandir is a centre of meditation and an architectural marvel. People from all parts of the world come and stay here for weeks where they learn meditation. Auroville is envisioned as a universal Town, where people from different nationalities, faiths and beliefs, can live in peace and harmony. The construction of this ‘Universal Town’ was started in 1968 under the guidance of The Mother, a Paris –born painter musician who became Sri Aurobindo’s disciple and close companion from 1924 till his death in 1950. the development of this utopia is still in progress. Several countries have offered to set up permanent pavilions, reflecting the culture and ethos of their countries.

  • Theme Spiritual Journeys and Cultural
  • Destinations India
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