Vanaville is a young handicraft unit of Auroville, the international city founded by Mother in 1968, from the Sri Aurobindo Ashram, located in south Tamil Nadu, 6 kilometers north of Pondicherry. The unit of Vanaville is specialized in bookbinding, box making, and we also make different sort of jute and paper bags. We employ workers, mainly women, from the surrounding villages, and we take great care to treat them well giving them fair wages in a nice and relaxed working atmosphere. Our aim is to develop at the right pace and to give the benefit of our income to the welfare of our workers and to Auroville and village development.