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
Cooperative Agriculture

Cooperative Agriculture

15/10/2018 510 Comments
  The agriculture in Tempelhof supplies the community with fresh vegetables and fruit from their professionally managed fields, gardens and green houses. Additionally some fruit orchards are leased from neighbors with an agreement to exchange tree-maintenance for fruit-harvest. There is a real production chain and constant planning together with the processing teams in the kitchen
Educating children in Freedom

Educating children in Freedom

08/10/2018 357 Comments
From the very beginning of the Tempelhof Community, there was a strong impulse to have their own school. A school which is “taking children serious with there curiosity about the world and respect them in their own characteristic nature, their own learning pace and questions and their play within which learning happens at random. To