Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Auroville, India on Tripadvisor: See 1,855 traveller reviews and photos of Auroville tourist attractions. She creates a very home-y, welcoming atmosphere and we found that there, was a perfect balance between learning about Ayurvedic nutritional theory and getting to apply this new knowledge in the kitchen. Studying Ayurveda with her while in Auroville and then remotely has been an immense growth experience. We have reviews of the best places to see in Auroville. We are a fast-growing school with the aim of reaching a 150 student capacity in the next 5 years. You will sense her pride as she shares interesting anecdotes and stories that highlight the traditions and health importance behind the foods you will enjoy while cooking together and while you will eat with your hands on fresh banana leaves. Menu may include typical village dishes such as rasam (peppery soup of lentils and spices made with lemons, tomatoes or tamarind), sambar (lentil and tamarind based vegetable soup), kuzhambu (a tangy and spicy South Indian specialty flavored by sun-dried vegetables), vegetable curry, kootu (a special dish made of vegetables, lentils and coconut), rice, raita, appalams and a spread of Indian condiments and snacks. Book effortlessly online with Tripadvisor! Auroville: Auroville - See 280 traveler reviews, 482 candid photos, and great deals for Auroville, India, at Tripadvisor. Now I know why I felt uncomfortable after eating salad or yogurt with fruits, which I always, thought as a good habit. Being with Ruba is a delight, people come to learn so much from real village life and food, very different from what you can find in books or internet. Do you have a love for cooking or just want to learn something new in the kitchen? She has also so generously followed through with numerous recipes for the three Dosha together with the recipes of food we prepared and ate together over the two days by email. I am so happy you learned a lot from the consultation. When I returned home, she gave me weekly assignments (that didn't take too much time) and helped me apply practical take-aways to my life. Highly recommended for anyone interested :) Maiyam past foods, close from her place, was also very nice. Flavors center around mustard, chilies, coconut, sour tamarind extract and native fruits and vegetables. Matrimandir: Pondicherry auroville - See 1,208 traveler reviews, 1,031 candid photos, and great deals for Auroville, India, at Tripadvisor. Deepanam School welcomes Auroville children, newcomers to Auroville, and long-term guest’s children from the age of 7 years to 14 years old. Please choose a different date. Thanks so much for your review. I'm now even more interested in this deep ancient knowledge :). 300 for guests , Rs. Ask her anything and she’ll be open to discuss with you. You will sense her pride as she shares interesting anecdotes and stories that highlight the traditions and health importance behind the foods you will enjoy while cooking together and while you will eat with your hands on fresh banana leaves. Here's how: *Improved sleep and digestion; *Easy, healthy, everyday recipes that leave me feeling nourished and satiated; *Lost five pounds; *Brighter eyes; *Clarity as to my purpose in life, at a particular cross-roads; *Creation of a daily routine that is doable and effective; *An enthusiasm that everyone in my life can see. The class include lunch and the cost is Rs. Auroville Botanical Gardens, Auroville: See 6 reviews, articles, and 20 photos of Auroville Botanical Gardens, ranked No.9 on Tripadvisor among 18 attractions in Auroville. We recommend booking Auroville tours ahead of time to secure your spot. Appreciate the consultation a, Susan is a highly knowledgeable, compassionate and infinitely realistic Ayurveda teacher. Keep in touch and happy cooking! 150 for Auroville volounteers, and on donation for Aurovilians & Auroville New Comers. Love how open Susan is about her discovery and knowledge of Ayurveda. If you need more information and to book your participation, you can contact directly Ruba by phone or Whatsapp (+91 8098845200) or write to 6 km da Pondicherry. Can’t recommend this experience with Susan highly enough. 225 for guests under 30 years old, Rs. Response from Susan N, Owner at Susan's Kitchen, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Architectural Buildings. 800 for guests, 50 % discount for Aurovilians, New Comers and volounteers. South Indian Cooking Class with Ruba Join Ruba in the kitchen for a typical Tamil cooking class to learn to make a few dishes from scratch. The take home information she provides (recipes, personalized dosha food charts) are great for feeling set up to apply what you've learned back home. I hope you have cooked some recipes back home and are finding it easy to bring Ayurveda into your life. I would have liked to see how the people who lived there lived and personal explanations And perhaps show a day in the life of someone I felt it was abit yoyeuristic so felt quite uncomfortable and saw non of what really happened there day to day. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in November. Horse riding classes are available. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. So interesting to know my body type, which makes a lot of sense to me. The Auroville Visitors Centre is reopening to the public on Monday, December 7th. Ruba is originally from Kottakarai, a village within the Auroville bioregion. her delivery with excellent notes. Susan is passionate about her subject and the primary ingredient for her in preparing and cooking food as handed on to her from her Indian mother-in-law is LOVE. From baking classes to pasta making & much more. To reiterate I can’t recommend this course highly enough. At present we have 65 full-time students, 12 full-time teachers, and 8 part-time teachers. Sports Camps & Clinics in Auroville; Cooking Classes in Auroville; Food & Drink in Auroville. Hone your cooking skills and find some of Auroville's top-rated cooking classes on Tripadvisor. When she got married at 15 years old, she started learning the arts of cooking, managing the house and “pleasing gods” from her mother, grand mother and a special aunt. But, really, you can learn with her from anywhere in the world. Unidentified Found Objects; Embodying spirituality – the dancing world of Auroville leaving Auroville that the pandemic was right around the corner. Susan herself is wonderful at imparting information and any question regardless of difficulty or otherwise she answered with clarity,in a manner that you got it quite easily and supported. These classes do not require advance registration (drop-in) and they are suitable for beginner to intermediate level students. Your pets are welcome. Priority event..not to be missed..very special. These classes require advance registration (at least one day in advance) and require a minimum of 2 participants. She offers a support programme on line if one would like to further pursue and build on the few days with her. Thanks again, Susan!! See Tripadvisor's 1,854 traveller reviews and photos of Auroville big group activities I am not vegan but we made Shahi Tofu as opposed to, Shahi Paneer and it was soooo good. Located within Center Field Community in Auroville about 500 meters away from Matrimandir Gate and Solar Kitchen and 1km from the Visitor’s Center and Town Hall