Manoj Pavitran is an engineer and Post Graduate in Product Design from National Institute of Design, NID, 1993, Ahmedabad. He had been exploring integral yoga of Sri Aurobindo since 1989 and to pursue it in depth he joined Auroville in 1995.

“I woke up around the age of 21, I had no clue of what was going around me. All that I knew was that I was getting manufactured for the industry to consume. Then I ran for my life till I reached Sri Aurobindo who gave me a new vision.”