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Sadhana Forest

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Auroville 605101, India
+91 413 267 7682
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Sadhana has been an amazing experiment for the last 10 years, based in Auroville and run by a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matilde M
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Auroville, India
Inspirational community united by the power of intention

I have visited Sadhana Forest 3 times over the past five years, each time staying for about a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
deshev
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Irvine, California
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Sadhana Forest is a reforestation project and a sustainable living community in Auroville, Tamil Nadu, South India. Visitors are most welcome to visit Sadhana Forest at any time! Every Friday the community offers a big tour, screens a documentary and serves a vegan organic dinner. All activities are free of charge and reservations are not required. Check the Sadhana Forest website for more info.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Auroville 605101, India
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+91 413 267 7682
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"water conservation"
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"life changing experience"
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"project"
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"compassion"
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"lifestyle"
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"movie"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadhana has been an amazing experiment for the last 10 years, based in Auroville and run by a aurovilian family they have a flow of visitors and volunteers to sustain the place. Is worth a visit and a stay if you manage vegan food, pump...More

Thank Matilde M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited Sadhana Forest 3 times over the past five years, each time staying for about a month. I began visiting the project mainly because I believe that the ecological work being done there is important. Many projects plant food forests but few focus...More

Thank deshev
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This place is located in Auroville, Pondicherry and is a bit far from the Auroville, Matrimandir but is a must visit place for all nature lovers.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I've taken the tour of the India forest twice - and each time seeing the before pictures of the desert and then walking through the lush forest just over a decade after Sadhana started amazed me. You can tell they learned much and put forward...More

Thank TizW
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

The walk through the forest is beautiful, and the community itself offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience (for most people). It's an immersive journey with an educational movie-viewing - (normally pertaining to some environmental issue, we saw 'The Cove', and it isn't for the weak of stomach)...More

Thank TracingTravels
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Sadhana Forest is a reforestation and water conservation project, run by volunteers. 14 years ago a family startet this project in the middle of nowhere. Today you find a beautiful forest with thousands of birds. But there is still a lot to do. More trees...More

Thank Silke J
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

The Sadhana Forest community is one of the best places to learn about an eco friendly lifestyle, reforestation, sustainability, water conservation, compassion, vegan food and lifestyle and a thousand other things related to this topics. For me it was a life changing experience and I...More

Thank Dirch1338
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

If you find a quite place, this is for you and your family or friends. The air and sound of the brid's voice are magic. Ideally for yoga or meditation.

2  Thank Liza B
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I instantly fell in love with this place. Living a simple life in harmony with nature, with a deep desire to serve the planet and all living beings!

Thank Gijs V
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

If you are looking for a place to learn about reforestation and water conservation or a conscious living project to know more about recycling, reusing and reducing by conscious consumption of the natural resources available on the planet or to experience the compassionate and harmonious...More

Thank cibinth0mas
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