Category Archives: City Life
The Auroville Council presented a variety of the issues that they were working on and continue to solicit help and resource persons from the community. Although the session was called interactive it was not quite so, as there were so many topics to be covered. Koodam presented its work as a conflict resolutions body, (which has helped to free up the council so it can perform its wider purpose), and a paper of a basic code of conduct.
We interviewed tourists and volunteers and found a totally different perspective on Auroville! Do you remember what you thought of Auroville when you first visited? Watch these interviews to find out what Auroville's visitors think. :)
June 4th 2014 Follow up on the Study Group on Selection Process proposal on Working Committee and Auroville Council members - signatures, resource persons, silent listeners...
We learn about the hands on philosophy and experience of the Sacred Grove housing project through its volunteers and project holder Manu Gopalan. The site is a lively mix of different functions, where the work site includes a small nursery and composting area that is fenced off, a dining platform, a carpentry shed, several containers serve as tool sheds, the living quarters and dormitories are a little set back. The power is generated by solar panels and a wind generator (built by Jorge) and all these are being monitored by Akash's Wattman-
This is a short interview, talking about how it is being a youth in Auroville.