MATRIMANDIR

This golden temple is the heart of Auroville, and it is so exquisite. Photography is not allowed at all within the park and absolutely not in the building. So I am posting here what I have to share. I will see at the Library if they have any interior photos I could photograph from a book.

I am here! 

I am here! 

This model is at Auroville Town Hall. It shows all the twelve gardens - three have been built so far. 

This model is at Auroville Town Hall. It shows all the twelve gardens - three have been built so far. 

At the Viewpoint

At the Viewpoint

The names of the petals in the Mother symbol.

The names of the petals in the Mother symbol.

Explanation of the gardens. 

Explanation of the gardens.