Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Matagiri Sri Aurobindo Center, Inc.

  • Mount Tremper, NY
  • http://www.matagiri.org

Mission Statement

Founded in 1968, Matagiri (Mother's Mountain in Sanskrit) was established as a link between the Sri Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry, India and the U. S. Matagiri maintains a library and meditation room and hosts visiting lecturers. We distribute books and information relating to Sri Aurobindo's Integral Yoga and the international community of Auroville and channel funds to these and related projects.

ruling year

1977

Principal Officer

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Mr. Julian Lines

Keywords

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Sri Aurobindo, The Mother, Auroville, Integral Yoga, India, Evolution, Yoga, Satprem, Village Action, Matrimandir

Also Known As

Matagiri

EIN

13-2915643

 Number

7029047604

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Humanities Organizations (A70)

Libraries, Library Science (B70)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is not required to file an annual return with the IRS because it is a church.

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Matagiri holds a number of major gatherings throughout the year including meditations, talks and cultural events. Recent events have included a national retreat, an Integral Psychology conference, an Indian classical concert and workshop on Sri Aurobindo's epic poem, Savitri.

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Matagiri Sri Aurobindo Center, Inc.

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Principal Officer

Mr. Julian Lines

BIO

Julian Lines has been a student of the Integral Yoga since 1972. He has worked or volunteered with the Sri Aurobindo International Center, Lindisfarne, Matagiri, Sri Aurobindo Association and Auroville International USA. He is currently a trustee of Matagiri and Auroville International.

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