Dehashakti School of Physical Education
The Auroville schools’ physical education programme is run under the name Dehashakti (meaning “full power and perfection of the body”) at the school sports complex near Dana. It aims at providing a comprehensive programme for physical development by way of activities which incorporate challenge and the development of mobility, control, health, fitness, strength, stamina and body skills. Emphasis is placed on developing team spirit, fairness in play, and good attitude during games and competitions.
Dehashakti offers individual sports (athletics, fitness, swimming, gymnastics) and collective sports (softball, basketball, volleyball, hockey, handball, and football). The Dehashakti sports programme is constantly evolving in response to changing circumstances and to the needs of the pupils.
- Phone: 0413-262-2821
- E-mail: dehashaktisports (at) auroville.org.in