international-yoga-day-1000x600The United Nations have declared this as a special event internationally, and it is very relevant for India and Auroville in light of Sri Aurobindo’s Integral Yoga. 

You are warmly invited to a community gathering for a collective meditation and sun salutation as an invocation for the day, followed by a series of events at Savitri Bhavan, and closing with a sunset meditation at the Matrimandir Banyan.




Film: Introduction to the Integral Yoga, prepared by the Telos group

6:30 PM, Savitri Bhavan




Meditation & Surya Namaskar

5:15-6:00 AM, Entrance by Second Banyan to Matrimandir Amphitheatre

[* We will provide some mats, but we encourage you to bring your own.]


Sanskrit Mantra Chanting 

7:00-8:00 AM, Savitri Bhavan, with Aravind M.


Exhibition of words of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother on Integral Yoga 

& Book Release: An Introduction to the Integral Yoga

8:30 AM, Savitri Bhavan, by Ashesh Joshi


Inner-Work-Workshop: Introduction to the Integral Yoga of Sri Aurobindo 

9:00-12:00, Savitri Bhavan, with Ashesh Joshi


Listening to Savitri recordings by the Mother with music by Sunil-da

12:00-3:45 PM, Savitri Bhavan, with Dhanalakshmi


The Newness of Sri Aurobindo’s Integral Yoga and its connection to Auroville: 

opportunity for an informal sharing amongst Aurovilians of diverse ages and backgrounds.

4:00-6:00 PM, Savitri Bhavan


Yoga Dance Performance Mudra Chi Collective Practice, 

6:00-6:20 PM, Matrimandir Fountain, Entrance Office Gate, with Tatiana & Anandi


Banyan Tree Meditation

6:30-7:00 PM Matrimandir, Entrance at Office Gate


Film: The Yoga of the Earth, with comments by the Mother

7:00-7:30 PM, Savitri Bhavan