When you come to Pondicherry, you will not only be absorbed in the beauty of the city, you may venture into self-discovery as well, through your beliefs.
The old colonial churches are a testimony of faith and beautiful colonial architecture; the intricate carvings on the temples and the beautiful mosque will hold your breath in awe. Perhaps, you may find peace and meditate in Sri Aurobindo Ashram and Auroville.
There are also numerous Siddhar Temples in Pondicherry, dedicated to sages who practiced Siddha medicine, celebrating the ancient Siddha medicine. These are places of immense faith for many who pray to be free of all ailments.
As you visit these places of worship, let prayer and belief, appreciation of beauty work magic in you so that you come back anew. A trip is sometimes just a process to know oneself. Pondicherry will provide you the pace and ambiance for your inner-most cogitations.
Forget the race, visit Pondicherry. A city of bon vivants- heritage, peace, delicious food and memories in store just for you. Come once, you will come again.