Aura Pottery is a contemporary ceramic studio located near the beautiful city of Chandigarh in India. We offer a handcrafted pottery experience through our pottery retreat residential program that ranges from two to twelve weeks. We also offer non residential pottery programs and Wednesday & Saturday workshops.
Our programs are best suited to creative minds looking to discover themselves through the medium of clay, while also enjoying a peaceful getaway. We welcome beginner, intermediate and professional ceramic artists for pottery retreats at Aura, where we offer them a comfortable stay, healthy organic meals and time to reflect in a serene natural environment.
Aura Pottery was started in 2016 and visualized as a ceramic studio that would someday be buzzing with people who love to learn and practice pottery. What started with a lone potter’s wheel and a bag of clay, evolved into a fun, creative space that offers visitors the opportunity to discover, learn and express.Read more
Aura Pottery offers ceramic learning retreats to beginner and intermediate potters. Book a stay with us for a minimum of two weeks to a maximum of twelve weeks. Spend time with like-minded people, explore your creative side, get inspired by others, and all along enjoy and learn the art of pottery in India.Read more
Pottery courses at Aura are best suited to local residents who are at a beginner or intermediate level. We offer beginner classes as well as two to twelve week courses for an in depth understanding of ceramics. Course sessions are one-on-one, and are held from Monday to Saturday, with a flexible schedule as per your convenience.Read more
Join us for a 2-hour ceramic pottery workshop on Wednesday and Saturday to experience working with clay. Our workshops are focused around pottery for beginners, so no prior experience is required. Select a fun workshop from our schedule and sign up to book your spot.Read more
Equipped with pottery wheels, a slab roller and tools of the craft, our studio has evolved at a continuous pace to serve as a perfect learning spot for potters. The studio space has been segmented into throwing areas, hand-building nooks, drying and finishing areas, and glazing and washing stations.Read more
Aura Pottery houses a small gallery that showcases ceramics made in the studio by the resident potter and studio collaborators. You are welcome to visit the gallery any day between 11am and 7pm.
Aura Pottery enjoys hosting visitors from the world over and we love to hear about their experience with us. Meet some of our previous guests and what they had to say about their stay at Aura Pottery.Read more
Aura Pottery is located on the outskirts of Chandigarh, India. It is well connected to the airport, as well as the train and bus stations. The city, known for its world famous architecture by Le Corbusier, makes for great sightseeing with its beautiful parks, eclectic restaurants, and fun nightlife.Read more
Our Villa is currently getting remodeled and will resume in June 2022 with a brand new look!
Pottery Retreat residents stay at the Potters Villa during their residency. The villa is a small building towards the far end of the property; it faces the orchard and is a...
" Thanks to Aura for we re-discovered ourselves - the artist within. "Anamka Vikas
" Amazing place! You can feel the energy here. A great place to find yourself. "Tushar Kinker
" Thank you so much for this experience. I'll soon be back with some more light. "Mallika Jha Chabba