The modules in this workshop will empower you to grow your own food; urban gardening, circle garden with enormous social implications, a larger field module for those starting their own farms. We will explore soil, seeds, local foods, medicinal plants, recycling water, enzyme, hand soaps and the importance of celebration in permaculture.
Carpentry workshop is developed by Auroville Consulting by partnering with Pichandikulam Forest, in Auroville. During the 4-day event the participants will get introduced to the basic methods and techniques along with some advanced skills in order to make their own stool and truss.
It is imperative that we stop polluting our water sources with chemical soaps. By making our own soap with natural resources found locally, we can recycle all our waste water to grow food. The Process is simple, easy and fun.
Manage Your Waste workshop is developed by Auroville Consulting by partnering with experts with a profound knowledge of waste management from Auroville, and shared with the outside world. During the 3-day workshop participants will experience various types and methods of waste management, and sustainable waste reduction in Auroville.
This is the introduction to the material for everyone who feels the need to learn about Bamboo, be it designers who want to include this material in their palette or somebody who is passionate about sustainability or renewable energy.
Carpentry workshop is developed by Auroville Consulting by partnering with Woodwork, a carpentry unit in Auroville. During the 3-day event the participants will get introduced to the basic methods and techniques such as woodcarving and wood turning. You will also be introduced to interesting concepts like tensegrity and joinery.
What will I learn in this webinar? Participants will be able to address the following key questions: What is my impact on the environment How does each mode of transport compare to one another How do my activities contribute to waste generation How do I reduce my impact How do I create a positive impact on the planet
The webinar and Q&A with architect Manu Gopalan, explaining the "Build-Free Collective" on how to build a home for practically no money.
This 3 day Workshop focuses on building with cost efficient, environment-friendly and sustainable building materials, especially appropriate for our climate with the world’s oldest and widely used building material -mud,locally available and reclaimed materials followed by interactive sessions and site visits
The webinar offers a deeper understanding of water management. Giulio will walk you through the presentation and guide you on how to act upon water-related issues in your locale.
Earth and bamboo are two materials which have been used together for a wide range of traditional construction techniques in Southeast Asia. They are locally abundant, affordable and with a very low carbon footprint. They are known to be materials of the people. They can be used for crude self-construction or can be engineered with high precision.
Exploring Auroville Architecture is developed by Auroville Consulting in cooperation with local experts in order to share our experience in architecture with the world outside. During the 3-day workshop participants will get to experience the various architectural expressions at Auroville and the learning that came during the building process.