Ashram Facing GangaAshram is just opposite to Lakshman Jhula with the sacred Ganga flowing below, the view is just breathtaking. All this leaves an indelible imprint on the mind. It has more than a handful to offer to an intrepid traveler. The mountains that form a backdrop look like they are ablaze in the sunlight and the contrast make for some magnificent scenery. The Ganga aarti is simply amazing. See more events in this venue
Shiva Yoga Peeth is the only yoga institute in Rishikesh which has a temple inside an ashram.The shrine has a wonderful fragrance of sandalwood incense. One can find it easy to meditate. The ashram gives a spectacular view with the sacred Ganges flowing just outside the ashram.The mountains that form a backdrop look like they are ablaze in the sunlight and the contrast make for some magnificent scenery. The food served in the ashram is sattvic food. Sattvic food is that which is pure, clean and wholesome and the one that gives life, strength, energy, courage and self-determination. The goal of yoga is described as chitta vritti nirodha, the quieting of the mind. (YS 1:2). Yoga practitioners advocate the use of the sattvic diet to support these subtle goals. Sattvic food leave us feeling calm, alert and refreshed. The teachers emphasize on precise anatomical alignment and pay attention to details that are interwoven with the philosophical roots of yoga. As yoga instructors, teachers consider as their moral obligation to empower students not only through movement for an hour but also in crafting the themes that students can live and breath into everyday. The Shivayogapeeth school provides 200 HR, 300 HR and 500 HR Teacher training courses that are Yoga Alliance certified. From a beginner to an advanced practitioner this school has everything to offer.
Shivayogapeeth has an amazing combination of quietude and magnificence. A place resonated with vividness that mere words cant describe.