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Besides a  French festival, save some time for mind exercises and a photo exhibition this weekend

ecr4aFor the inner soul
Sign up for Hatha Yoga classes in the Iyengar tradition and awaken your consciousness through asanas that emphasises proper alignment of the body and mind. The classes, conducted by certified yoga teacher Olesya, will focus on specific parts of the body. Held on weekdays, in the morning and evening, at Vérité, Auroville. From `240 per class. Details: 0413 2622045

 

ecr3Picture perfect
If you are a photography enthusiast, the exhibition, Frames 2014, by the Pondicherry Photography Club will interest you. Various travel photographs shot by club members in Kanyakumari, Karbala and within the town of Pondicherry, in the last 50 weeks, will be exhibited. You can also take part in the photography workshops conducted by the members on specific days at the venue. From August 13 to 19 at Gandhi Thidal. Details: 09843576850

Take it easy
Has all the stress from work taken a toll on you? You can now learn the art of managing stress through theoretical talks, practical activities and games with realistic examples at the Sri Aurobindo Foundation for Integral Management, as part of a t
wo-day workshop on August 11 and 12. Priced from `3,000. Details: 0413 2330256

Chennai proud
As part of Madras Week celebrations, DakshinaChitra is conducting a heritage quiz for students of standards 6, 7 and 8 today. Short films depicting works of Chennai-based contemporary and folk artistes like Kannan Kumar and others will be screened today and tomorrow at the Arts & Education building. Details: 9841777779

Frooti for Pappu and others
Sec Sat Pondy returns this weekend. First up, unwind to Bollywood and Sufi numbers, tweaked with progressive rock by Aumeen, a Bhubaneswar-based band. South-based ensemble Genesis Orchestra will also present ghazals and old Bollywood classics. Finally, Pondicherry-based classic rock band, Frooti For Pappu, will perform. At Seagulls restaurant, tomorrow, from 8 pm onmwards. Details: 0413 2338643

ecr6aParisian flavours
Multi-brand store Casablanca’s Bonjour France festival has begun, with croissants and coffee on offer every day. You can also check out their village fair every weekend and get henna painted on your hands, have your fortune read by a parrot, learn the tricks of pottery and much more. At the store. Till August 31. Details: 0413 2336495

 

-Team Indulge

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