Auroville wants to be a universal town where men and women of all countries are able to live in peace and progressive harmony above all creeds, all politics and all nationalities. The purpose of Auroville is to realise human unity.

Already in 1954 the Mother had spelled out an alternative formula for a new way to live and to be. She described a new society: balanced, just, harmonious and dynamic. At the time she saw that "the earth is not ready to realise such an ideal" and therefore called it 'A Dream'. The fact that Auroville steadily grows, and its residents continue to carry this same ideal and vision in their hearts and minds, gives hope. The challenges are enormous and daring. When this dream touches you, don't hesitate to join us.

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Green Practices

It is in the silence of a peaceful mind that one can best commune with Nature.
  • Micheal -Auroville
  • Maria Grazia - Auroville
  • Alexander - Italy
  • Askin - Italy
  • Wakhevitch - Switzerland

On the Auroville plateau, mostly in ravines and their surroundings where thirty years ago only thorn bushes and some Gramineae species had survived, it is now possible to observe an increasing diversity of species recolonizing the lost ground, especially in protected areas. On very degraded land the recolonisation process can still be observed by the courageous pioneers

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