Exploring Auroville as a Guest

Exploring Auroville as a Guest

02/03/2019 No Comment
The best time to visit Auroville is the main guest season from mid January to mid March. The temperatures are lovely and there are lots of educational, cultural and social events. Especially around Mothers birthday February 21st and the Inauguration Day February 28th. This means planning well and booking your accommodation some time in advance. The
Auroville`s first years: “Pioneers of dawn”

Auroville`s first years: “Pioneers of dawn”

13/02/2019 No Comment
The beginning years must have been an exciting and also very demanding time. The Mother invited: all men of good will and aspiration and a true and higher call, to come and participate in the building of the township that the world needs. Most of the 5000 people that came for the inauguration had left
Auroville – the city that belongs to mankind as a whole

Auroville – the city that belongs to mankind as a whole

11/02/2019 No Comment
I moved nearer to the center now to New Creation Guesthouse, to be more accessable and meet people for interviews and storytelling – but first a bit about the history of the project. Auroville is the biggest ongoing experimental intentional community that currently exists. It celebrates its 50th birthday this year, culminating in a big
Travelling under a lucky star

Travelling under a lucky star

20/01/2019 No Comment
there is a strike of security staff at airports going on in Germany – and the 15th, my travel date to India, Frankfurt airport was the main target. Normally I would have taken a train to Frankfurt for enviromental reasons, but it would not have worked out timewise, so I took a connecting flight from