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On Suspending Our Cynicism: Auroville, India — By Jennifer Shipp
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On Suspending Our Cynicism: Auroville, India — By Jennifer Shipp

Auroville is a strange place. Anyone who reads the indoctrination materials for the city knows that the ideals it strives toward are, well…ideal and not remotely realistic. Sri Aurobindo and “The Mother”, Auroville’s founders, offer up communist principles in their books, but they note that the city is decidedly not communist. They claim that the goal of Auroville is to connect with the Divine Consciousness ...
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