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Current Project – Kotagiri House

A single-family home on a beautiful site in the Nilgiri mountain range is currently under construction. The site – a former part of a large tea plantation on the edge of the mountains – offers beautiful views down the valley to Mettupalayam and across the hills and mountains toward Kotagiri. 565 more words

Architecture

Breaking Barriers Together!

A barrier is anything that obstructs or impedes someone’s access to a place, experience or facility.

We all deal with and have to overcome barriers and limitations – that’s life!   431 more words

Accessible Auroville

An Artistic Celebration Of India's Mythical Past

Auroville-based artist Aparajita Barai’s mission is to go back to the roots and the core of Indian culture. Her journey often takes her to India’s spiritual past, and through her project, Beloved India, she aims to connect design and culture and build a bridge between “the ancient” and “modern” to help in its evolution. 2,182 more words

India

A Hidden Resource Guide

by Donny Duke

In my mid twenties to early thirties the inner doors were flung wide open. Especially intense were the 3 and a half years immediately following a spiritual experience that happened when I was 28, and I was able to consciously explore not only dream and transition states between waking and sleeping (hypnagogia and hynopompia) and the trances such as the cataleptic (sleep paralysis) that sometimes accompany them, and consequently too the out of body experience often resulting from such a trance, but also dreamless sleep. 2,981 more words

Dream Interpretation

This was easily my favorite weekend in India so far.  Friday afternoon, Eric and I boarded a train to Bangalore to meet Colton, another ETHOS participant.  972 more words

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