The Cat In The Bag - 12
The same blind religious nonsense was said about Matrimandir.
That was the Soul of Auroville, and when it would be finished, which needed to happen as soon as possible, then everything would be solved. As if the manna would fall from the heavens and we would live on as empty machines: everything would be done for us, Mother would pamper Her children and we would all be enlightened overnight.
The strange thing is that they actually do believe that they are enlightened.
Günther counted himself blessed that I spoke English very badly. The Aurovilians drove me completely bonkers.
It was impossible to have a normal conversation with them, you could not have criticism.
Everything in fact was taboo.