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Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Open Now: 08:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
Open today: 08:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Rue de la Marine, Pondicherry, India
+91 413 223 3649
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a very serene place to visit and feel the presence of sri aurobindo here, a very quite place to meditate and pray.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 342arunak
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's a calm place where silence is observed. most of them sit near the mother's Samadhi and meditate or just sit in peace. There is a book shop inside with books in many languages. It is open from 8am to 12 and 2pm to 4pm....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank savvy222
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful drive takes you away from the crowded city to a serene, verdant paradise. The drive is better on a two wheeler. We had hired a scooter. Fresh air. The systems are well in place at Aurobindo Ashram. Visit the visitor centre and they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pawanjit s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is must visit for people who do meditation and want to do it. The place has been maintained with high discipline. Really a great and holy place to visit. The ambiance was so energetic and spiritual

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SunilLalan
Reviewed 1 week ago

worth a short visit to get a feel for the philosophy behind their thinking. A good shop with useful simple messages

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anilkiran
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ashram is a very peaceful and calm place and you are not allowed to talk near the samadhi. You can meditate in the courtyard where Swami Aurobindo’s samadhi is. The Ashram is well looked after and organised. There is a good bookshop also in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I pass through this town, I love to enter the mother's abode here and meditate. It is a soulful experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ramya S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sri Aurobindo ashram is nice, quite, calm and provides you the warmth and knowledge about Sri Aurobindo. Its also a samadhi for Sri Aurobindo where you can pay your prayers and respect. You can visit this place once if you are a traveller, However, if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Viren T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tranquility and serenity of this place is just amazing. Even in under sweltering heat during a sunny day, you just want to sit there. Very clean and well managed

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phoenix_SG_99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ashram and Samadhi are cool, silent places but if you are just a curious visitor then there is nothing much to see/learn.

Date of experience: November 2018
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2 August 2018|
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Response from RaviMallikaArnav | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s a great time , wether will also be very good during October!
7 July 2018|
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Response from Kirannelli | Reviewed this property |
Contact ashram or your operator for accurate programme
28 March 2018|
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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