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Auroville in the Media







The modern Utopia that is Auroville

    by M. Dinesh Varma, Annie Philip


Published: August 7, 2014

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Buildotech Magazine



An Urban Experiment - Auroville


Published: May 26th, 2014



tforchange's Blog



Young people entering the city of Dawn –
Auroville heading towards a New Time.


by tforchange

Published: May 25, 2014

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Auroville, ensayo de una humanidad superior


by Natalia Quiroga

Published: May 9, 2014

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A community spirit

by Viikhar Ahmed Sayeed

Published: May 22, 2014

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The Eco Friendly Township

by Joe C. Mathew

Published: April 22, 2014

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Siamo stati nella citta' dell'utopia

by Antonella Barina

Published: April 25, 2014

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by Daris Abraham

Published: Dec 18, 2013

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The day Mirra met her Krishna

by Manoj Das

Published: March 27, 2014

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Monday 24 March 2014
News updated at 11:27 AM IST

In search of solitude

Lina Vincent Sunish,

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Art, the Auroville way


Published: August 9, 2013

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May 30, 2013, 2:59 am 25 Comments

For Farmers Fearing Drought, Auroville Offers Some Lessons



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In-Out Peace Project

Interesting comments and articles on Auroville


Auroville: mixed conclusions (online) (.pdf)

The centrality of work (online) (.pdf)

Sadhana Forest (online) (.pdf)

Sacred groves (online) (.pdf)


Some of the articles in Italian language


La centralita' del lavoro (online) (.pdf)

Sadhana Forest (online) (.pdf)

Sacred groves (online) (.pdf)




Auroville’s alternative galaxy

Author(s): Avikal Somvanshi
Issue Date: May 31, 2013

How a township has set high standard for eco-friendly living

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high life - magazine of British Airways



Welcome to Auroville

May 2013

Utopian visions too often crumble in the cold light of reality. But in Auroville, visionary architecture, spiritual values and sheer hard work have transformed a 1960s commune into the world's first new-age city. Mark Jones seeks urban enlightenment

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IO Donna

(Women's weekly magazine of Corriere della sera)


Ad Auroville, la città-laboratorio per un mondo migliore

In Auroville, the laboratory-town for a better world


(read .pdf in Italian language)




OurWorld 2.0 United nations University

India's Auroville shows the way in green living




Can India's "City of Architects" green the building industry ?

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October 14, 2012

Back to basics

Eco Femme Puducherry Making washable cloth-based sanitary pads


(see .pdf)

Link to web page




October 15, 2012

IIC Brings the Auroville Festival to Delhi; Talks, Exhibitions and Film Screening on the Cards

(.pdf version)

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The Auroville City

Posted by admin on October 8, 2012 in Spotlight

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Ein faszinierendes Experiment

an article written on AV by Isa, member of AVI Germany and AVI Board, published in the International monthly journal of the German Foreign Affairs Ministry.


Art meets spirituality

Sep 17, 2012 - Aditi Pancholi |


September 17, 2012

Auroville Festival brings the experiment of Auroville,
the city of future



Auroville is not a Facebook game

Soumya Mukerji, Hindustan Times
New Delhi, September 14, 2012


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A grand old dream called Auroville - The Hindu
The Auroville Festival, a meeting ground for international artists to showcase their works including arts, paintings, photography, sculpture, literature, seminars ...

September 12, 2012


December 17, 2011

The fabric of society


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From Travel.india.com

Auroville: An artist’s escape

Mansi Majithia | November 29, 2011

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or Go to online page



The Voice of LMG

as written by the students of Lise-Meitner Gymnasium Falkensee
Wednesday December 14th 2011

The Dalai Lama and Auroville ?
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Listening to the Universe
Mita Radhakrishnan on the work of Dr. Alfred Tomatis

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Over four decades after the alternative community of Auroville was formed
in Tamil Nadu, it has become a leader in sustainable living practices, but as an
experiment in human unity, how does it measure up in reality?

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September 2011



In der „Stadt der Morgenröte“ ist Idealismus ansteckend



Sonnabend, 27. August 2011



"TIROLERIN", die österreichische Illustrierte,
August 2011


"Jahrmarkt der Sinne"

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'The physician can bury his mistakes but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines' - F.L.Wright



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August 31, 2011




A Auroville, l'utopie s'est couchée


Read article and commentaires (in French language) .pdf

August 2011




Auroville, a spiritual retreat in South India (.pdf)
by Kathleen Broadhurst

February 2011



Are you Aurovillian ?

Aldo Sperber


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Watch French version in .pdf




June 8, 2011


"Eco Warrior"
by Geeta Padmanabhan

An article about Aurovilian Joss Brooks and his activity in the Adyar Poonga project in Chennai


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CNN GO August 23, 2010


Finding Auroville: An insider discovers reality
in a utopian commune

by Rayna Jhaveri


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TF1 Television "JT weekend" August 22, 2010

Auroville: 40 ans après, où en est la ville utopique ?
a 3 minutes video





UNESCO asks India to get Auroville inscribed on World Heritage List


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A collection of articles on the Utopia of Auroville (in French):

Auroville: Les initiateurs (.pdf)

Auroville signifie la cité de l'aurore (.pdf)

Auroville: L'encyclopédie de l'Agora (.pdf)




Newspaper in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Issue of December 4, 2009


Pondicherry is flavoured by France






"Azione" is a monthly magazine published in Switzerland
in Italian language




"Auroville, la citta' del tempo nuovo" Page 30 - Page 31

Reportage by Tato Porrini

August 17, 2009




An experiment in universal community living

July 11, 2009

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Galaxie de la Conscience evolutive

Eté 2009

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Auroville. The first citadel of New Age. (december, 2007)


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Auroville, retour sur une utopie

Double DVD by Hélène Risser - April 2009



March 2009 -

Auroville: could it be the solar future for India ?




Auroville: une utopie durable ?

Auteur: Yann Cohignac







Wallpaper Magazine - Architour







Auroville - Latitudes utopiques


March 3, 2009




Pondichéry, porte de l'Inde.

Par Aliette Armel (Écrivain)


February 24, 2009







Auroville impresses diplomats

by Deepa H Ramakrishnan 2003 The Hindu




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