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Address: Auroville, Auroville, India
Phone Number: 201-420-7423
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Peaceful place amidst nature

This place is bit away from the hustle bustle of the city and we took an auto rickshaw till the entrance from Railway station. Entering into the premises you find clean and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
anupdd
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Bengaluru, India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The mediation experience is hard to explain. As soon as you enter you feel you have entered another world. Must visit!!!

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you seek peace and beauty, this is the place to visit. The introductory video set the stage and then the walk to the Matrimandir gave an impression of walking towards eternity. Once you reach the designated spot through the woods and trees; the view is spectacular. It makes you want to go to the heaven that is in there.... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place where we are able to connect with Mother Nature. We found over 100 years old Banyan Tree here.

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Thank JaiHo99
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The culmination of spirituality and the science can be 'heard' through the Sound of Silence inside Matrimandir. A must visit and experinece. Keep a day or two aside for a dekko and feel of of the Matrimandir as it is generally not possible to get the same day time-slot.

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Bengaluru, India
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39 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is bit away from the hustle bustle of the city and we took an auto rickshaw till the entrance from Railway station. Entering into the premises you find clean and peaceful environment and have to walk a little distance to reach Matrimandir. It looks more like a golden ball from far but is really attractive when you get... More 

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Thank anupdd
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's an amazing & wonderful place, so well connected with Mother Nature. We saw Matrimandir & more than 100 years old Banyan tree with so many roots.

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Thank Agrawal S
New Delhi, India
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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice initiatives towards environment in the surroundings. Liked the rotating windmill and the water purification technology's. Entry to Matrimandir is not allowed, however you can only see it from a view point.

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nasik
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The matrimandir is well for all the religion for the mediation, spiritual and nice atmosphere.... If you want to go inside the hall you require to present one day before for some procedure.... Visit there website for more information.

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Thank Pritesh S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You need to watch a video before you enter which gives you a brief about the place. It a nice quiet 20 minute walk from the visitors center. The concept and the story behind the matramandir makes it special

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit here does open up your mind to different way of life, concept of spirituality and oneness Do plan your trip well to get the maximum out of your visit. Good local book shop and stores with products made by people living there

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