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Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Rue de la Marine, India
+91 413 223 3649
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Rue de la Marine, India
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"aurobindo ashram"
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"resting place"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sri Aurobindo Ashram is located in the middle of the Heritage town. The place is very peaceful & good for meditation. We were traveling with our 8 month old daughter. Kids are not allowed inside and hence we had to take turns. Footwear, mobile &...More

1  Thank Memoirs-Sachin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was calm & peaceful. Staff did a good job of ushering people around. The library showcased some history. Worth a visit.

1  Thank FaisalShb
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right next to the promenade road the place is calm and peaceful. You can visit the ashram sit peacefully and meditate , a definite place to go and relax. You might feel a bit awkward at first but then yo get used to the calmness...More

Thank Sandeep G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is good for meditation. You have to follow the ashram rules. specially maintain silence around the place.

Thank sivananthan k
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place of Samadhi and is rendered with a high degree of respect. Please be careful to follow the Ashram rules as directed and feel the divinity of the place. Very young children are not allowed inside. One is supposed to maintain silence...More

Thank surobhideb
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Provides Intro to The Life of Ashram. We can see how the life of Mother and Sri Aurobindo is, gives an opportunity to check their books and literature. one can also visit various workshops organised by Ashram like Paper making, Marbeling, making scents, embroidery...More

Thank hmn_33
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to get some peacefull mind and relieve from all tensions this will be a good choice. Meditation

Thank Gopinath22
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

There is nothing really shown. What kind of connection you can build with 2 memorials (vedi) of Sri Aurobindo and Shree ma. You need to know about their work, the way the ashram is organized, history and all about these. The rooms were also small....More

1  Thank Emon_123_12
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Situated in the side lanes of Pondicherry, the ashram has the samadhi of shri Aurobindo. One has to go in bare foot. The person at the gate was miming to me to remove shoes. I thought this is taking things too far. Silence inside is...More

1  Thank ashok45
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Seems a shrine for the worship and adoration of the late Mirra Alfassa (The Mother) & Sri Aurobindo. A place of pilgrimage by devotees. Pleasant & peaceful enough but it also felt a little cultish and creepy. I guess you need to be in the...More

Thank Richard W
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Pranay G
28 March 2018|
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Response from 356lynn1953 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, so sorry, I have been on holiday not much WIFI, didnt check this. You can visit in the early morning around 8am, they close in the middle of the day, not sure what time, only for 1-2 hours, then open again until around... More
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Eshita P
10 February 2018|
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Response from SURAJSMILE | Reviewed this property |
yes.You need to book in advance. High rush.Do you need no
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15 December 2017|
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