Aurobindo Ashram

Devotees from all around India and foreign countries come to Pondicherry to visit or stay in the world famous Aurobindo ashram. This wealthy ashram attracts devotees seeking spiritual salvation. The ashramm offers a perfect mix of meditation throught yoga and the belief in modern science. After all the ashram was founded by a great Indian poet, philosopher and freedom fighter who believed in the synthesis of mediattaion and science.

Arobindo Ashram Pondicherry

Aurobindo’s philosophies impressed his Italian born mother that she decided to continue her life in Pondicherry and went on to be the leader of the ashrams disciples with Aurobindo’s approval after he decided to seclude himself. The Aurobindo trust continues to look after the ashram which registered in 1950 to ensure the ashram continued to do what her son intended. Open to public for viewing the ashram is open from 8:00am till 12:00pm and 2:00pm to 6:00pm. Children below the age of three are not permitted in the ashram and photography is not permitted. You can use the ashram facilities like the library after obtaining a gate pass from one of the guest houses. The Aurobindo ashram has become a landmark place to visit in Pondicherry tour package.