In today’s news we are featuring Punnuswami – Auroville Electrical Service, Manikam – Auroville Road Service and Selvam – Auroville Water Service describing the situation Auroville due to the extreme weather situation.
If weather permits tonight we will celebrate Divali together at Bharat Nivas, starting with fireworks with our children at SAWHCU at 6.30pm and with Anna Taj Band musical concert at 7.30pm at Sri Aurobindo Auditorium.
Due to Divali celebration tomorrow, 10th of November Solar Kitchen, La Terrace, Av Bakery and AV Bakery Cafe, Financial Service and all the schools will be closed, but Upasana Team will be celebrating Deepawali in Upasana on Wednesday 11th of November at 6 pm onwards.
Happy Divali to all!
Lord, God of Beauty and Harmony,
Grant that we may become instruments worthy of manifesting
Thy supreme beauty in the world
This is our prayer and our aspiration.
Bad weather: Auroville and Pondicherry
A depression has formed over southwest Bay of Bengal and lay centred at 0830 hours IST of today, the 8th November, 2015 near latitude 10.7° N and longitude 83.7° E, about 460 km southeast of Chennai, 440 km east-southeast of Puducherry and 480 km east-northeast of Jafna (Sri Lanka). It would move westnorthwestwards, intensify into a Deep Depression during next 24 hours and subsequently into a Cyclonic Storm. It would cross Tamil Nadu coast between Karaikal and Chennai close to Puducherry around 9th midnight.
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