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The Matrimandir

"The Matrimandir wants to be the symbol of the Divine's answer to man's aspiration for perfection. Union with the Divine, manifesting in a progressive human unity."


"In India, the Creation has for centuries been considered as anti-divine. Sri Aurobindo has shown that it is in matter that the Divine must be manifested.


The Matrimandir is here to teach people that it is not by escaping from the world or ignoring it that they will realise the Divine in life. The Matrimandir must be the symbol of this Truth."


- The Mother



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Taken on March 25, 2006