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Puducherry - Eco tourism

Tiger
Reserve
Photography
Classes
Jeep
Safari
Elephant
Awareness
Bird
Watching
Conservation
Biology

Pondicherry (or Puducherry), a French colonial settlement in India until 1954, is now a Union Territory town bounded by the southeastern Tamil Nadu state. Its French legacy is preserved in its French Quarter, with tree-lined streets, mustard-colored colonial villas and chic boutiques. A seaside promenade runs along the Bay of Bengal and passes several statues, including a 4m-high Gandhi Memorial.

Sailing in the Mangroves

It is the sport or activity of using boats with sails which employs the wind to propel a craft on the surface of the water over a chosen course, which is often part of a larger plan of navigation. The purpose of the sail, which is propped up by a mast, is to power the craft. A sailor, through adjusting the rudder, rigging (and, also, the keel and centreboard), can use the breeze on the sails to guide the vessel.

Instilling a sense of adventure of a young person is an important seed to plant. Sailboats are safe, but they are also a ticket to the wild unknown. Every kid who’smever sailed into an empty horizon has looked out and thought, “What if we kept going? Where would we end up?” Sailing takes us away from the normal and plants us firmly in an environment unfamiliar and foreign.

Outcomes

  • It teaches teamwork, patience
  • Engineering, history, oceanography
  • Appreciation for ecology
  • Teach work/reward lessons in an instantaneous way
  • Sail boats are examples of incredible innovations all working in an intricate system
  • Broaden curiosity
  • Increase Critical Thinking

Outcomes

  • Fossilization and its real life examples
  • Learn about the history of the place
  • Observing woods closely
  • A lesson in Science and geography
  • Learn how nature preserves

Fossil Walk

Petrified wood is the name given to a special type of fossilized remains of terrestrial vegetation. It is the result of a tree having turned completely into stone by the process of permineralization. The National Fossil Wood Park is a notified National Geo-heritage Monument

  • The park contains petrified wood fossils
  • Fossils are approximately 20 million years old
  • Believed the fossils were formed during massive flooding that occurred millions of years ago
  • Hosts about 200 fossilized trees
  • Strewn and partially buried in the park grounds
  • No branches or leaves remain on the fossilised trunks

Music Research Centre

Research expands understanding about the impact of music making and music education, the importance of music at every stage of life, and relationships between music and physical and emotional wellness.

  • Make instruments out of mud, clay, wood, seeds, metal and stones
  • Explorations on the nature of sound
  • Focus on exploring deeper into the ethnic music production, yoga practices and ways of ancient India
  • Effect of sound on the mind/body system
  • Inculcate the ideologies of contemporary music-making

Outcomes

  • Heal your body, mind and soul
  • Flight to imagination and voice to life
  • Instill conscientiousness
  • Learn how the sound comes from different instruments
  • Applications for Personal Growth
  • Applications for Home & Environmental Harmony

 

Outcomes

  • Emphasis on environmental education
  • Increased empathy for nature
  • Learn to observe nature
  • Living in the moment
  • Propel them for a career in land management

Botanical Garden

Established in response to the disappearing Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest (TDEF) of the Coromandel Coast, south India, and to the global need for the conservation of genetic diversity in the plant kingdom in a wide range of climatic conditions.

  • established in response to the disappearing Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest (TDEF) of the Coromandel Coast
  • Education in the global need for the conservation of genetic diversity in the plant        kingdom in a wide range of climatic conditions
  • A lesson in sustainable solutions to the community
  • Services for land management and landscaping

Permaculture

An intensive 3 days permaculture workshop to empower and explore human relationship with mother nature and take the first steps on the road back to nature. Takes place in a farm dedicated to natural farming, permaculture and demonstrating the value of local food and the bounty of mother nature.

  • Harvesting and preparing local food
  • Learnong aspects of the philosophy of the natural farming and permaculture
  • Implement permaculture design, physiological difference and time duration
  • Exploring the economic viability of natural farming
  • Water recycling, and how to make your own enzyme & hand soap

Outcomes

  • Empower to start growing your own food
  • Sustainable farming
  • Reconnecting to essential values
  • Understand small actions huge reward for nature
  • Reconnecting with nature

 

Outcomes

  • Receive knowledge and skills of bamboo as construction material
  • Awareness of and practice in utilizing technologies that use bamboo
  • Become expert craftsman
  • Design thinking in using bamboo
  • Respect for diversity in community
  • Awareness on sustainability
  • Team work

Bamboo & Lime Construction

One of the most abundant wood available in the world, also the sustainable material in the globe. It is has very low carbon footprint, affordable, easy to work with. Application ranges from self-construction projects to multi-storied structurs with high engineering precision.

  • Learn how to use bamboo as a material
  • Use of the Tools and Techniques
  • Interacting with Technicians and Faculties for Problem Solving
  • Learn to work and design with Bamboo
  • Work with people all over the world
  • Establish site work set up
  • Learn critical theory about Bamboo and its Uses
  • Hands-on experience in Cutting and joineries and Spliting
  • Learn Bending and Straightening

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Kids will encounter and learn about the largest land
animal on the planet, the elephant! Elephants are
among the most intelligent of the creatures with whom
we share the planet with

Team Work
Hearing
Critical
Thinking
Mental
Health

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