Category «Rishikesh»

Rishikesh – A Destination of Yoga Study in India

I have been teaching students in Rishikesh from around the world for close to a decade, and the experience is surreal to say the least. It was a long time ago, I had come to Rishikesh for getting my Yoga Teacher Training. But since that day, I have never wanted to leave this place. Every …

Global Perspectives of Yoga Teacher Training in India  

Folks from all around the world hover to many destinations in India, and tourism is not their reason. They come for knowing about Yoga and most of them join a Yoga School and take up yoga course. But why do these folks come from thousands of miles away to India. The reason is health and …

Yoga Retreats in Rishikesh for Positive Health

Rishikesh is popularly known as world capital of Yoga. It is one of the most peaceful and vibrant city filled with abundant spiritual energy. This temple town is located on the foothills of the mighty majestic Himalayan Mountains surrounded by the deep dense forests. The great Ganga in its clear and pristine form flows through …

Spiritual Tourism in India

As you walk through the lanes of India you will find idolization of god in all possible forms. Chances are everywhere you go you will find a temple, a gurudwara, a mosque or a church which symbolizes spirituality and religion. For thousands of years, India, which is the most spiritually enriched place on the planet, …

International Yoga Festival Rishikesh 2017

Rishikesh is all set to celebrate the world renowned International Yoga festival from 1st Mach to 7th March 2017 at Paramarth Niketan. This annual event is organized by the tourism department wing of  Garwal Mandal Vikas Nigam of Uttarakhand Government in association with Pararmarth Ashram. Rishikesh is revered as World capital Yoga, which is situated …

Travel to Rishikesh

Sunset view of Ganga

Rishikesh indeed is a heavenly abode. Rightly termed rishikesh the locks of rishis it is a place to learn about your own soul. I have been living in Ghaziabad for long and was told by my friends that I should visit the place in a weekend. I got a chance in third week of november …

The Magic of Rishikesh

Rishikesh has traditionally been a place for Yoga. Meditation by Yogis has been done here for thousands of years. Yogic Trance and infamous use of cannabis have been associated with Yogis. But folks it is not true at all. Yoga totally bans the use of intoxicants. So if you are coming to this enigmatic place …