Auroville is a perfect blend of community living and gradually flourishing known as a ‘Universal Town’. This is a fascinating place where people stands on diverse nationalities, beliefs and culture live in harmony. It was started in 1968 by the Maa, well-known disciple of Shri Aurobindo, and now the development is continuing.
The major attraction of this city is permanent pavilion which reflects the tradition, beliefs and culture of their countries. It is also called a Universal town that tells various kinds of language, nearly 50 languages are spoken here. It has a main draw that is Matrimandir which is made up of modern architectural marvel a globe as high as 30 meters.
The Pondicherry museum
The Pondicherry museum is an wide array of collection superb collections of sculpture is located in the Bharathi Park. This museum has an excellent gallery with sculptures and has the remains of archaeological findings from the Arikamedu Roman settlement. One can go through the history and legendary French colonial details in the section of the museum.
There is a wide array of collection of snail shells that are brought from the Pondicherry region. One can see bronze sculptures of god and goddess, a variety of temple lamps and high range of handicrafts and art.
Heart of Jesus
The Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus is a highly revered religious destination that is constructed in Gothic style. Thousands of visitors and devotes are thronging to this church to pray many wishes.
This gigantic church is the most capturing churches in Pondicherry that is blessed with thousands of devotees come from different place across the world.