This soothing & quaint Union Territory, a few hours drive from Chennai had been on my travel bucket-list since my teens and when I finally did visit, I fell in love. 793 more words
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Minimal energy consumption and carbon footprint, use of biogas and solar panels, decentralised water treatment… a look at life in Auroville.
When we discuss alternatives to the mainstream development of today, the often-heard scepticism is about the applicability of such ideas. 415 more words
by Andrea Braune
So this is Auroville. A tiny spot on the immense Indian ground with the vision to encompass around 50,000 inhabitants anytime in the future, but currently even struggling to break the 2,500 mark. 732 more words
A new project in a city I haven’t seen much before … Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. A rich cultural and architectural heritage – very much alive today; historical buildings everywhere set in an amazing landscape … 738 more words