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Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Closed Now: 08:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Rue de la Marine, India
+91 413 223 3649
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went there at around 4 pm after visiting french colony. It's a peaceful samadhisthal of rishi arobindu.mainly a silent zone so u have to switch off the mobile before entering. Also shoes have to be kept out side. Many people were engaged in meditation...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a shrine to the holy man mentioned in the title. He is followed by many people still be and his disciples come here to worship and remember his teachings It's a calm place, silence is requested, there are several lovely garden areas. There...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there around 130 pm to realise opening hours are from 220 pm. It was quite a wait as several people queue up to visit the ashram. You are not allowed to speak and hecne the restriction to also switch off mobiles before you...More

Thank JumboMumbai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite and beautiful. The place is serenity and even the air smells beautiful not just because of the lovely flowers but the whole atmosphere is amazing.

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Reviewed 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 6 September 2018 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 19 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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Response from RaviMallikaArnav | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s a great time , wether will also be very good during October!
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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