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Within International Zone events today we are invited at 4pm to Africa House, Pavilion of African Culture for presentation of work in progress with coffee, story telling and drumming.
Visit of International Zone will continue to Bharat Nvias, Pavilion of India to see the festival of North Eastern India art and craft with every day cultural program at 8pm at Sri Aurobindo Auditorium.
28th at 7.30am La Maison des Jeunes opening, and at 9.30am at Maitreye first stone laying of the Serenity Cooperative Housing Project.
28th of February and 1st of March at 7.30pm at CRIPA, Auroville Choirs in Concert.
Learn to smile always and in all circumstances; to smile at your sorrows as well as your joys, your sufferings as well as your hopes, for in a smile there is a sovereign power of self-mastery.
The Words of The Mother, Vol. 14
Featuring an interview with Chandresh on 8th edition of Auroville International Marathon on Sunday 8th from 5am onward, starting at Visitor's Centre.
Surya invites us on 7th Panorama of Contemporary Indian Cinema.
Saturday 7th February at 8 pm at Cripa (Kalabhumi) Oriental Experiences Impressionistic Jazz.
T oday at 6pm at White Hall Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India, International Zone within Sarang festival we can join Tapan Chowdhury and Joy: for "LA CONSCIENCE DE LA VOIX ET L'OUIE" Subtitle: A journey in the VOICE ". Awakening of the Voice and the hearing" An open workshop for everyone with a voice, including singers.
The best protection is unshakable faith in the Divine Grace
- The Mother
Tonight at 7.30pm at Unity Pavilion IZ we are invited by AVI USA to a Indian Jugal Bundi Concert North and South Indian Music Together with Joel Eisenkramer, Gordon Korstange, Rashmi Bhatt and Heather Lee.
Wednesday, 28th at India Space - Bharat Nivas at 6 pm: within SAARANG festival we can listen to a Presentation of Surbahar by Bhushan KOSHTI and presentation Pakhawaj by Vivek Kurangale After a short introduction on the above two instruments, the artists will give a recital.
Capoeira Auroville organized for us this week samba de roda workshop with Luciana from Brasil at SAWCHU adn Deepanam School.
To live, be and act in a divine, illimitable and luminous universal consciousness open to that which is more than universal, no longer to grope and stumble in the old narrowness and darkness, this is Karmayoga.
- Sri Aurobindo
On 28th, Auroville's Birthday, at the Matrimandir Amphitheatre will be a Collective Meditation with dawnfire with fire will be lit at 5.15 am.
Saturday 28th February and Sunday 1st March, 7.30 pm at CRIPA, Kalabhumi Auroville Choirs In Concert.
The festival of North Eastern India, art and craft, with dances and music every evening will be going on every day from 25th to 28th at Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India, International Zone.
Events at different parts of International Zone are going on this week every day from 4pm onward.
Never complain of the behaviour of anyone, unless you have the power to change in his nature what makes him act in this way; and if you have the power, change him instead of complaining.
- The Mother
Featuring Jesse inviting us on Kalabhumi Festival on Saturday from 3.30pm,
and Krupa who will inaugurate Sankalpa Art Center - He(art) center: A Labor of Love at International Zone, next to Pavilion of Tibetan Culture.
Today at 6 pm within Sarang festival of Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India, International Zone we can participate to A workshop on Carnatic Music
At Solitude Farm at 7 pm Nazca, a rock band (Blanc-Blanc Vocals, Eric Carrre Drums, Seb OHaro Bass, Xavier Bonneville Guitars from) Reunion Island., and tomorrow The Fertilians also at 7pm with spicy mix of European folk music.
MMC on Saturday at 4pm Marc and Matilde will share with us the experiences from recent trip to South America, and their experience at coffee plantations.
It is therefore through the sacrifice of love, works and knowledge with the psychic being as the leader and priest of the sacrifice that life itself can be transformed into its own true spiritual figure.
The Synthesis of Yoga
International Zone Events Subgroup would like to invite all who are interested in the development of the International Zone to kindly participate in birthday week visit from 21st to 27th of February. The intention with this program series is to support the awakening of the energy that is needed to manifest Mother's dream and to flourish the International Zone.
Saturday at 4pm at Inusksuk the events will start with European festive ceremony where after an Invocation with Mother's mantra sung by our African friends, soil from all over Europe will be mixed together and a tree planted to celebrate freedom, peace, and a joyful collaboration between Europe and the rest of the world.
21st Saturday at Cinema Paradiso at 4pm will be screening of Video on Integral Yoga which is a broad overview of psychology, cosmology and transformational practice of Integral Yoga - a psychological and spiritual methodology for evolutionary transformation of human nature developed by Sri Aurobindo. Direction: Manoj Pavitran - Animation: Hemant Shekhar - Music: Arnab B. Chaudhury - Voice: Anuradha Majumdhar.
Blessings are a manifestation of the divine grace, in favour of an individual or a collectivity.
- The Mother
This morning we welcomed Birgit Breidenbach from Germany who shares with the community vocal workshop, and will give a concert of classical music with Pushkar Carlotto, on Friday 13th at 8pm at CRIPA in Kalabhumi.
Tomorrow at 4.30pm at SAIIER in Town Hall RAS invites us to a General Meeting on Auroville Retreat in March.
Saturday February 14th Kalabhumi Festival an art event will take place from :30 pm till night with Music, Food, Dance Performances, Concerts and entertainment for adults and kids as well.
Thursday 12th at 7pm at Solitude Farm live music - Nazca, a rock band from Reunion Island.
The best protection is unshakable faith in the Divine Grace,
- The Mother
In today's news we are featuring two interviews - one with Manohar regarding the new bored well at Water Service, and the other, made by Alisha, with Joel Eisenkrammer just after the concert on Monday at Unity Pavilion.
RAS invites all residents on Saturday at 9am to 4pm at Unity Pavilion International Zone to an Entry Service Interactive Session - The Next Team.
And next day, Sunday between 3pm to 4pm again Unity Pavilion we are invited by RAS but for Dive into Auroville - Peace.
On Saturday at 8pm at Unity Pavilion - An evening to spend listening to the words of poets, saints and believers in the voice of Swati Srinivas singing.
Saturday at the Savitri Bhavan at 5 pm Tugay plays the Ney, Sufi wind instrument.
Auroville 1st International Potters Market from tomorrow until 1st of February at Visitor's Centre
The ways of the Divine are not like those of the human mind or according to our patterns and it is impossible to judge them or to lay down for Him what He shall or shall not do, for the Divine knows better than we can know. If we admit the Divine at all,both true reason and Bhakti seem to me to be at one in demanding implicit faith and surrender.
- Sri Aurobindo