Chhau dance is an Indian tribal martial dance, popular in the Indian states of Orissa, Jharkhand and West Bengal. The themes for these dances include local legends, folklore and episodes from the Ramayana and Mahabharata and other. Filmed and edited by Manohar, Auroville
A special Tribute has recently been offered to Shobha Mitra by a group of reputed artists from the ITC Sangeet Research Academy of Kolkata. Performances have taken place both at Auroville and at Ashram School. Film produced and edited by Manohar, Auroville.
Selections from a performance in Auroville, based on Sri Aurobindo’s Savitri, Book 7 ‘The Book of Yoga’. Recorded and edited by Manohar, Auroville.
Sri Aurobindo Ashram Delhi Branch Presents Madhuban Talla Ramgarh.
A short video on Savitri. Includes some footage of the Mother, and a video clip of Huta along with several paintings.
A short video clip-meditation, based on texts from Sri Aurobindo’s and the Mother’s writings. Produced by Art Studio “12 Qualities”
An inspiring documentary, produced by Aurofilms (Sri Aurobindo Society) in 1975. Director Phani Majumdar.
A documentary, produced in 1978, the Mother’s centenary year. Contains numerous video clips of the Mother.
Aster Patel in conversation with Francis – a video, recorded in 2008 in Auroville. Originally published by Auroville Video Productions on VIMEO.
A short video clip with archival footage of The Mother’s Darshan in 1964. Vasanti Rao’s rendering of Upanishadic mantra Asato Ma Sadgamaya is used as a soundtrack.
Photographs of flowers from the Savitri Bhavan gardens, with their spiritual significance. Photography by Suresh Nagamani. Produced at Savitri Bhavan, Auroville, in 2015.
An inner story by the pioneers. Episode #9 with Alain Grandcolas, sharing his experiences with the Mother. Directed by Fred Cebron.
Inauguration of an exhibition at Auroville’s Savitri Bhavan on Feb 21, 2019. Video by Manohar (Auroville).
The Mother started the Ashram School on 2nd December 1943. Every year the anniversary of the school is celebrated with a cultural programme on the 1st of December and a physical demonstration on the 2nd. This is a video presentation based on Dec 02, 2018 event.