Thursday, February 19, 2009

Five hundred runners took part in the Auroville Marathon 2009

Racing On Through
Written by Radio Team Tuesday, 17 February 2009
Sunday the 17th of February almost five hundred runners took part in the Auroville Marathon 2009. They came from Auroville, from all over India, and from abroad. Frederick, one of the first Aurovilians, run the half-marathon of 21 kilometers. In the interview he tells Auroville Radio about the marathon's organization and how he had to go into his inner consciousness to forget the weight of the years and just run! To download the news click here.

Build Your Own House!
Written by Radio Team Tuesday, 10 February 2009

With a background in carpentry and now architecture, Regina built her own house using mostly sustainable products like mud, coconut fiber, red earth, stone, and bamboo. Are you worried about earthquakes or termites attacking your house? From the first layer of red earth to the woven roof, Regina will tell you how she built her own house. Listen to the following program for Regina's step-by-step guide to build your own earth-sourced house. Regina also offers personal consultation to dedicated builders. To download this program click here.

"Auroville Clinic"
Written by Radio Team Thursday, 05 February 2009
At the second information/discussion meeting on the New Healthcare Project for Auroville, the Integral Health Services Team (Francesca, Jocelyn, Manfred, Veronica, Dr. Ruslan and Dr. Sumeet) presented plans for it. Planned services include a lab, x-ray facilities, ultrasound, pharmacy, consultation rooms and inpatient beds. Although the presentation was not as well attended as expected, questions revealing strong interest in this project were asked; some were awnsered. To download the recording click here, and to download the Powerpoint Presentation please click here.

National Junior Championship
Written by Radio Team Tuesday, 27 January 2009

Improbable meeting from 3 from AurovilleRadio's team: Tuesday the news features an interview with Ayesha from Red Earth Riding School. Being the daughter of one of the organizers and also competing in this tournament, she speaks about the annual tournament which takes place this year until the 3rd of February. It will host the National Junior Championship.Also find an announcement about a puppet show and a German/Indian Jazz Exchange taking place Thursday 29th of January . To download the news click here.

Organic Farming
Written by Elaine Wednesday, 21 January 2009
Herbert from Siddhartha Farm is here since 1993. After he arrived he started to work with agriculture which was hardly developed at that time. Promoting organic cultures he started Siddhartha Farm where he is trying to develop his ideals of a city producing its own needs. If you want to know more about it click here
and listen.

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