Committee Members


Martin Littlewood

My own connection with Auroville began in the mid 1960’s when I was a teenager. My mother had come in contact with the teachings of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother, through Dr Edith Schnapper, a learned lady, who was a devotee, and part of a small Aurobindo group in the UK. Edith became a family friend, and books of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother were always in the house…

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John Mulrey

During my youth I was always thinking about the big questions, i.e. why are we here and what is the purpose of life? Also I seemed to know deep down that all the ‘ isms ‘- socialism, communism, capitalism and the variations thereof were not the answers…

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Paul Littlewood

I first visited Auroville at the age of 8. My father Martin had a long term involvement with Auroville and in 1989 we visited on a family holiday. I still have some vivid memories of the trip, it was an exotic adventure, a stark contrast to my childhood in England…

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Angiras Auro

Auroville is my home. I was born there in the mid-seventies and did all my schooling and education there. My upbringing has meant that I have lived and breathed the ideals of Auroville and the philosophy of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother from the start…

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Neeraj Joshi

I have been interested in Sri Aurobindo’s philosophy since the age of 21. I have been to Auroville on more than one occasion. I myself grew up in the UK. I like to stay fit and enjoy literature and drawing.


Aurama Auro


Auroskanda Vepari