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Address: Rue de la Marine, India
Phone Number: 04132233649
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very nice place, calm and peaceful place

Very decent place, religious calm atmosphere. The ashram spread in a very large area. Some area can too be visited by the Ashram's bus. The main attraction the giant golden ball... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

A trip to Pondi is not complete without a trip to the Ashram! It's beautifully maintained plants and relaxed atmosphere makes this the perfect place to come and reflect on life.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Amidst the tourist traffic & the crowded markets, in the by-lanes of French Town located is the Ashram. Offer tribute to Sri.Aurobindo in the most peaceful & serene surroundings.

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demishra
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Very decent place, religious calm atmosphere. The ashram spread in a very large area. Some area can too be visited by the Ashram's bus. The main attraction the giant golden ball is built with some science logic and modern technology. But you have to book one day ahead. If you are on a short trip, then its almost impossible to... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

visit to pondicherry means a visit to This Ashram. This Ashram is nearby beach & in French Quarters. The way this Ashram is maintained is beautiful. You find peaceful environment here. Good for those who love to seat & stay calm

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tiruppur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Total Peace, Hear your inner heart voice there, Get Blessing from Mother and Aurobindo in front of their Samadis. As already said total peace is there with lot of people performing dyana / a silent player to mother and Aurobindo. Must visit place.

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Pondicherry, India
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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Sri Aurobndo Ashram is a peaceful & spiritual place, where Sri Aurobindo lived, spread integral YOGA, Meditation. with his closest disciple Mother MIRRA. Beautiful organization, with 5000 ashramite (approx.) maintaining all the day to day work. It is a must see place in Pondicherry. Founded in 1926.

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Coimbatore, India
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120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Recently visited this place with friends.This place contains the samathi covered with flowers. This is the Ashram where Aurobindo Gosh developed and spread his message of integral yoga.The place is very quiet and we have a library here to buy books.On the whole a good place to visit.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Aurobindo ashram in Pondicherry is a serene must visit destination. The prayer hall and meditation centre is a unique experience. The museum is also very informative. The philosophy propagated by Sri Aurobindo provides a different perspective towards life and society

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Stockholm, Sweden
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is the Ashram where Aurobindo Gosh developed and spread his message of integral yoga, with the help of his closest disciple, Mira Alfassa, who also was called "The Mother." In this Ashram we can find their "Samadi" - the place where they both lay buried, beautiful covered with flowers, as well as the room where Sri Aurobidndo spent hes... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Sri Aurobindo lived in Pondicherry and used meditation and yoga to develop his theories of enlightenment. He and his follower, Mirra Alfassa, opened the ashram in 1926. She subsequently ran the ashram and also developed the experimental community, Auroville, on the outskirts of Pondicherry. Sri Aurobindo died in 1950 and Mirra, 'The Mother' died later in 1973. Their memorial chambers... More 

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Additional Information about Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Address: Address: Rue de la Marine, India
Phone Number: 04132233649
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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