Detailed Description of the Galaxy Plan

Auroville is a unique town. It will receive people who, from different parts of the world, will come with the determination to live together in an atmosphere of harmony and mutual understanding. Traditional social and human relations will have no place there. Competition and struggle will give place to emulation, collaboration and brotherhood.

This shows how inadequate are the standard techniques and the vocabulary of Town planning. But this inadequacy should not exempt us from carrying out a research on the leading principles of organisation and working of the urban space. The philosophical and humanitarian purpose, as well as the will to fit the architecture to the framework of life is confronted with demographic, economic, technical and financial exigencies of all such endeavours.

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Auroville MOBILITY

Auroville, to be true to The Mother’s vision, will provide alternative forms of mobility to suit the needs for peaceful conditions throughout the
city area. Today’s type of environmentally polluting, hazardous, and high-speed motorized transport will no longer have its predominant,
overbearing position – the individual will regain his own spatial dignity. The layout of Auroville is ideal to develop a pedestrian-friendly city

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