Ginga Saroba is a pioneer Capoeira group in South India. Prof. Samuka da Índia & his students lead the classes in Auroville, Pondicherry and Chennai.


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Kids pandeiro workshop 2017

Do acrobatics, sing, enjoy a roda or a playful game with a friend, hit the big atabaque… All of that is fun but things start to get interesting once you start to make your own instrument and play it. This last month, Deepanam kids made their own pandeiro. At times challenging, it was overall an […]

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AVYA – Kids presentation

AVYA represents 39 youth activities present in Auroville and open to kids during the school year. As a way to show the progress of the students, AVYA organized an event on Saturday 8th of April 2017 in which over 12 activities presented their work. Among them 10 kids from our group played in front of […]

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Martial arts, theatre, music and dance come together at Tantrotsav 2017

In the surreal ambience of a fire-glow from an oil lamp and a brightly burning halogen bulb, the audience waits with bated breath as the martial art performance begins. The spectators at Kalarigram, adjacent to Adishakti, are about to regroup after being driven into a tizzy by the chendamelam by Anish Panikkar and team at […]

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Na Chamada do Fodo -Festival 2017
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Na Chamada do Fogo – Festival 2017

In 2007, Samuka da India started his work with Capoeira, teaching in Auroville and creating the base of what will officially become Ginga Saroba. 10 years later, the group has grown and has taken a new dimension, developing in and around Auroville but also in Pondicherry, Chennai and further… To celebrate this, Prof. Samuka da […]

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Stay tuned:




Monday  1.15 pm - 2 pm Kids Samuka da India
5.15 pm - 6.45 pm Adults - All level Samuka da India
Tuesday  4 pm Adults - Core group Samuka da India
6 pm - 7 pm Adults - All level Aranha
Thursday 6 pm - 7 pm Adults - All level Presidente
Friday 1.15 pm - 3 pm Kids Samuka da India
Saturday 4.30 pm - 6.30 pm Kids & Adults Everyone
> All classes happen in Deepanam School (ATB Hall)


250 INR 1 class
500 INR 1 week 3 classes + open training session
1200 INR 1 month 12 classes + open training sessions
1600 INR 1 month 12 classes + open training sessions + Ginga Saroba t-shirt
> Open Roda every first Saturday of the month: check our Facebook page to know where it happens.

Puducherry (Pondicherry)

Classes will resume in 2018. Meanwhile, you can join in Auroville 😉


We are organizing regular workshop. The list of the next set of workshop will be published soon! Check our Facebook page to get the updates 😉



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