Natural Building – Basics

Instructors
Manu Gopalan
Financial aid available
No
Duration
3 Days
ABOUT

This workshop delves into eco-friendly building techniques using natural materials like mud and lime. Explore their properties, applications, and how to source them responsibly. Combine theory with hands-on experience in climate-responsive design, renewable energy, and natural waste management. Gain inspiration from Auroville's sustainable architecture.

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SYLLABUS
  • Build with natural materials (mud, lime)
  • Design for sustainability
  • Apply hands-on construction techniques
  • Understand sacred grove philosophy (bonus)
SKILLS COVERED
Day 1: Introduction to Sacred Groves, hands-on training with natural materials.Day 2: Advanced hands-on training, lecture on sustainable design principles.Day 3: Auroville exploration, Q&A with Architect Manu Gopalan, International House tour.
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Course Type
AUROVILLE GREEN PRACTICES
Offered By
Mixed
Recommended experience
3 Days
Duration
Sustainable Materials & Manufacturing
Category
₹ 11,400
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