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Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Rue de la Marine, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been there a couple of times and what I have realised is that it is not a place someone would go randomly. I have to be a truly believer in Mother then only I can actually come here. A true silent place, and...More

Thank Rahul B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's maa and her grace all around , the magnitude of her work , her compassion , power , depth of spirituality , foresight can be experienced by just sitting in her presence . She is verily present in this place .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The final abode of Shri aurbindo, well maintained as a memorial and meditation place , is a famous must visit in Pondicherry...

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting Sr Aurobindo Ashram at Pondicherry since 1987. What draws me back each year? The Samadhi of Sri Aurobindo & The Mother pulsates with peace. Just sitting in the courtyard under the magnificent Copper Pod tree puts to rest the bubbling angst...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Ashram is conveniently located near the city centre. The place observes strict silence and rightly so. Otherwise it would be like any other memorial. Visitors' mobile have to be switched off. One should prefer wearing decent, non exposing clothes to maintain the decorum. Once you...More

1  Thank ChasingTravelNirvana
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I went on my birthday with my wife. The experience was very calming and definitely worth a second visit. It is very quiet inside and there is a shrine inside where you can sit and do nothing! It certainly feels good. It also has a...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Being pressed for time we were only able to walk through the quarter where the Ashram is located. It gave the impression of being a place conducive to the quiet life and meditation on the deeper aspects of human existence. The institution is today housed...More

Thank 359anthony
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Its a place where you speak with your mind and grasp the energy around which is so pure and positive. The vibes that you get charges your inner peace and you get into the environment but you need to actually feel it. Avoid going with...More

Thank rkghosh
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It’s beautiful Ashram situated in the French colony, well managed and organised , there are lot of artifact and hand made boutique shop, must visit once

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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the eminent place to visit at Pondicherry. The place is situated near at Seaside Promenade at old french colony area. Sri Aurobindo founded this Ashram in the year 1910 after detaching from political activity & concentrated upon spiritual life. Later he...More

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It's rainy season so Better to visit in December
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Contact ashram or your operator for accurate programme
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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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