Aura Pottery is a pottery farm and backpacker’s hostel in Chandigarh, India, which is one of the ideal points of interests in Chandigarh if you’re a solo traveller or backpacker. Set up within a 3 acre farmhouse area, it offers a large, fully equipped pottery and art studio to potter in, paint, sketch and sculpt as well as large outdoor spaces to work in. Aura is 30 minutes away from Chandigarh, the beautiful city created by the French architect Le Corbusier.
Amidst lush green surroundings, Aura Pottery is also popularly known for its pottery courses. There is a fully equipped pottery studio available for use for amateur and intermediate potters who would like to book a pottery course at Aura Pottery. The resident potter Anuja Lath, also known as the Weekend Potter, is available for teaching pottery early mornings on weekdays and full days on weekends. You can learn about the basics of pottery, kiln firing, glazing, ancient India pottery, different kinds of pottery in India, the history of pottery in India and how pottery evolved in India. If you’re looking to get down to some real pottery business in India, this is your chance!
Besides pottery, Aura Pottery is also available for hosting events and workshops. Events such as art workshops, small organisation gatherings, retreat workshops and professional photo and video shoots are welcome to be held at Aura.
At Aura, you will be offered a comfortable stay, healthy organic meals, and a creatively designed peaceful get-away from the everyday life. Come along to potter around, make new friends, reflect and basically have some fun!
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Aura has a swimming pool to relax and unwind in after a hot and tiring day! We at Aura believe that chilling is as important as (if not more) working hard! This is the perfect activity if you're here with family or a group of friends! Swimming equipment such as swimming...
Set within a 3 acre farmhouse area, Aura offers a large, fully equipped pottery and art studio to potter in, paint, sketch and sculpt, a swimming pool as well as large outdoor spaces to work in. Aura is 30 minutes away from Chandigarh, the beautiful city created by the French architect Le...
Aura Pottery has space for 16 guests at a time, with rooms ranging from two bunk beds, two single beds, or one king sized bed. The villa also has a courtyard in the centre, surrounded by the rooms, a common lounge, common bathrooms and a backyard. The accommodation is basic and there is free...
" Stating Aura as an art Residency wouldn't justify the aura of 'Aura'.. its an experience.. Come experience it! :) "Upam Lahkar
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" It has been an absolute privilege to be part of a young and renegade team that raised many questions in contemporary art bar in India. Best wishes and Thank... "Nijeena Neelambran