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One Week in Tamil Nadu: Mahabalipuram and Pondicherry

Now for the final post of Tamil Nadu. You can find Part1 and Part 2 here.

I flew back into Chennai from Trichy with Indigo Air. 1,059 more words


Auroville and Pondicherry - The where, why, how, what and when

I did my schooling at The Mother’s International School in New Delhi. Naturally, I’ve had an innate curiosity about the place where it all began – Pondicherry – and more specifically – Auroville. 1,115 more words


A Day With Disposable Cameras

By: Beatriz Salgado

My day started out with the usual morning breakfast at Morgan’s, scrambled eggs with toast and milk coffee. Then, I went to the Matrimandir for the first time, one of the most intriguing experiences yet, but I’ll leave that for another blog entry. 684 more words


Sustainable Fashion Design Professional Interview

“Hold on tight or you won’t survive,” I keep telling myself while sitting on the back of Uma Prajapati’s motorcycle. The rebellious driving style of the fashion designer and founder of Upasana clearly reflects her obstinate approach to her career path. 2,035 more words

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Eating With Your Hands

By Sam McKeown

Upon an aluminum plate sits a fragrant mélange of bottle squash kootu, vegetable curry, and seasoned rice. My belly rumbles from the scents of mustard seed, onion, turmeric, and coriander powder that perfume the air. 623 more words


Auroville la città dell'aurora

Partiamo da Chennai con il treno , raggiungiamo Pondicherri e da qui un bus per 4 km, due di noi in autostop per i successivi 2km, poi 2 tuc tuc per il tratto finale . 485 more words