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... took from 1970 to 2004 for the Matrimandir to be completed, the gardens surrounding it are being developed by individual countries as I write this. It is expected to to take many years before this will be completed. Auroville was a barren red earth thanks to the past British and Indian governments offering grants for land clearing and farming. It has been transformed into a lush green landscape radiating from the Matrimandir. A green belt will surround the city. Wo would ...
... were found to be less than in Britain. These amazing stats help make Aravind one of the lowest cost, highest quality eye care systems in the world.
We got the opportunity to meet with the deceased founder's sister and look around the hospital. We also got the rare opportunity to scrub up for the operating theatre and see a cataract operation performed (something that we didn't expect), witnessing some of the excellent work the doctors do.
The Matri Mandir. This was ...
... has a full tank of fuel and just needs me to load up and start riding again.
The humidity is starting to build up and the monsoon is clearly heading this way. Given the water damage to the impulse the last time I think it very wise to try and keep a few days ahead of it.
Safe healthy and continued happy travels to those I've met here - you know who you are!
... the cukes and tomatoes we found at the local market. Attempted to buy a silver anklet for Jenn at one of the many jewelry stores near the market, but it was too intimidating and busy. Back to the French Quarter for cool drinks at Café Coffee Day (Apple drink with mint balls) and a tandoori lunch.
Rested up in the PM – had a sunset picnic in the garden area at our hotel. Walked on the beach promenade in the ...
... its own affairs." How is this possible when people are not even prepared to work to produce field or build houses?
To end, I realise this sounds very negative but I need further research to fully form an opinion. I appreciate to create a new society operating in a different manner is a massive task, and so many successes have already been made in terms of liberation from oppressive social structures. Good luck Auroville...maybe I'll come to visit again one day.