Hotel Du Parc
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... have their own government, and accept all people from around the world. Their principles seem to be based in Hinduism or Buddhism, and after a very cult like introductory video, we walked to a viewing area to see a golden dome, the Matrimandir, the symbol of Auroville and the Divine, and the words of the Mother (not a religion at all, nuh uh). Still, it was a lovely place, and seemed very hippy, into organic, veganism ...
... in India and I am only here for a month, and only in the south. As I began to read more and more I became more and more interested. Apparently there was a scroll for every individual who has and who will walk the earth, but they were destroyed in a fire when the British were occupying the territory. There were some accounts that the British wanted to take them back to London and that they were stolen and hidden from the world until after the British had left. The remaining ...
... Auroville experience we relaxed back at the hotel, ate too much and then spent the Monday visiting the Aravind hospital here and meeting people. Quite a contrast to Madurai as it’s one of the newest hospitals and looks very modern, sat in lovely, green grounds with the staff houses and guest houses all on site. Then it was time to hop back on the overnight bus to Madurai and straight to work, leaving Pondi and the weirdness of Auroville feeling like a bit of a strange ...
... meals if you like. Each day was spent walking around looking for more contacts and people that Francois was supposed to meet. It was miserable, for the most part, for me. I was still suffering through my knee injury and I had several skin infections (and probably some other stuff).
I started the visa process, which was simple but for an American, obtaining a 6 month visa is a pain in the ass and usually they don't give them out. I ended up with a 4 month Indian ...
... disturbed by a power cut which cut off the whole district. Typical French engineering. After watching me flaunt my new Indian style trousers Lloyd wanted to get in on the action so we went back to the same boutique and he brought some bright red pyjama type looking trousers for him. Now we both look like fully fledged travellers especially as Lloyd is sporting a very fine beard. Pondicherry had more tourists than we had seen previously, most of them being ...