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Calm, beautiful and peaceful. It's a must-see place for visitors to Auroville. Meditation inside the inner chamber of Matrimandir is mandatory. Shopping and eating at the visitors centre is also important.
I couldn’t believe what my eyes seen inside of this place . I’m really happy nobody can take photos because it just make you enjoy the present moment inside of the wonderful place . I never experience so much silence in one place not even...More
It was a great and unforgettable experience to visit this place. Away from pollution and noices. Every time you visit here you find some great calmness in the mind. Wish I had meditated inside the Matri Mandir. Unfortunately we couldn't get the stay and we...More
Located in the middle of Auroville, a universal township visualised as a gateway to higher spiritual evolution, a realisable dream of Integral Yoga propounded by Sri Aurobindo, and mystically brought to light by Mother, ( originally Mirra Alfassa) a lifelong companion of Sri Aurobindo, the...More
Matrimandir is the one of the main tourist attractions of Pondicherry and brings a lot of foreign and domestic tourist here. The golden dome, which is the main meditation spot is the most photographed monument of Pondicherry. But sadly it is not worth the visit....More
We enjoyed very much the view of the building from the viewpoint. However, it was impossible to visit the place and see the building from inside, as you have to set up a
meeting a long time before you travel
This was a real disappointment
Matrimandir is THE place in Auroville town. Visitors go to this town only to see this place. One can learn here to concentrate silently. Free pass is issued by their visitor center but the waiting is there. In all probability you can get a chance...More
The discs are as mentioned made of steel and then covered in gold leaves 1000 gold leaves weigh about 28 grams. The discs are protected from the sea salts by covering them in special plastic. It is said about 20 kg gold is... More
The discs are as mentioned made of steel and then covered in gold leaves 1000 gold leaves weigh about 28 grams. The discs are protected from the sea salts by covering them in special plastic. It is said about 20 kg gold is used for this dome. An Indian bride is covered in 500 grams of gold during her marriage. Just a comparison measure. Now why gold. It symbolises purity, sun and all that is good. We Hindus put kumkuma in gold pendants and put them as jewellery on kids. It’s a belief that the gold protects the purity of the kumkuma and the child is protected. India has many temples covered in gold. It is a vision of guru that a dome should be made in a specific manner. I guess that’s reason enough.
You can visit first matrimandir this is little far from the city but as you haven't mentioned whether you will hire car or not. I suggest you to hire a car and it will take at least couple of hours to check through the... More
You can visit first matrimandir this is little far from the city but as you haven't mentioned whether you will hire car or not. I suggest you to hire a car and it will take at least couple of hours to check through the place and you won't be allowed to be inside as prescribed by others too. You can easily cover all places in pondicherry within 4-5 hours.