Rishikesh Ashram

Rishikesh has been a center of saints, sages, rishis and for time immemorial. This pilgrimage center situated on the banks of Ganges also houses a number of ashrams. People come from near and far to seek peace of mind in the Rishikesh Ashrams. Many ashrams in Rishikesh offer courses on Yoga or meditation.

Rishikesh is situated 26 km from Haridwar. The Rishikesh Ashrams can be reached by a 6 hour ride from Delhi to Rishikesh.

Some of the ashrams in Rishikesh are

Swami Dayananda Ashram:
Swami Dayananda Ashram is located in the banks of Ganges. This ashram is a place to take recluse from the stress and strain of everyday life. A panorama of scenic beauty is available from this ashram. It has been a center for teaching Sanskrit and Vedic learning.

Parmarth Niketan:
Parmarth Niketan's serene atmosphere helps one to realize the divine calmness. There ashram has 1000 residential rooms but they are equipped with modern amenities. The spiritual location of this ashram aids in rejuvenate onself in mind and body.

Sri Ved Niketan Ashram:
While a stay in the Sri Ved Niketan Ashram, one can undergo the Yoga courses offered by this ashram. Other than catering classes on Yoga, it also offers courses on Hindu philosophy.

Yoga Niketan Ashram:
Yoga Niketan Ashram also offers classes on meditation. They follow a traditional teaching style. They even allow people to attend these classes not staying in this ashram.

The ashrams of Rishikesh situated in the lap of nature, with the holy Ganges and the mighty Himalayas are ideal place to spend the holidays. Rishikesh being a haven for the pilgrims is always filled with people coming different places of India as well as from abroad.

Last Updated on 17/06/2013



Which States Share Boundary with China?India, in total, shares land borders with 6 sovereign countries. China is one of those. Below are the Indian states which share borders with the country. 1. Jammu and Kashmir This northern state of India is mostly located in the Himalayan mountains. It shares a… Read More...
Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...

EU GDPR Update:
MapsofIndia has updated its Terms and Privacy Policy to give Users more transparency into the data this Website collects, how it is processed and the controls Users have on their personal data. Users are requested to review the revised Privacy Policy before using the website services, as any further use of the website will be considered as User's consent to MapsofIndia Privacy Policy and Terms.
We follow editorialcalls.org for border and boundary demarcations