About Mahatma Yoga Ashram - India
Established in 2008 as Mahatma Yoga Foundation, Mahatma Yoga Ashram is well equipped yoga school offering regular yoga retreat, ayurveda treatment, reiki healing classes, naturopathy and other short term services throughout the year to the worldwide population. Registered with Yoga Alliance USA to offer 200 hour yoga teacher training to beginners and intermediate level yoga practitioners, this Ashram also conducts regular 200 hour yoga instructor certification course.
Mahatma Yoga Foundation is a non-profit organization bridging the gap of yogic knowledge between ancient and modern world. The foundation has two buildings where the participants are accommodated in single room with private bath. We have up to 25 people in each session who live yogic lifestyle learning, practicing, sharing and exploring together. All the participants are provided three vegetarian meals per day. These meals are prepared in Ayurvedic recipe to ensure good health of the participants. If you stay for at least a week, you will get one complimentary ayurveda massage. If you stay for two weeks or Sunday falls in between your stay, you can participate in extra activities.
How to Reach? - Mahatma Yoga Ashram, Rishikesh
By Air: The nearest international airport is Indira Gandhi International airport New Delhi approx. Six hours ride from Rishikesh. From Delhi, you can get a connecting flight to Jolly Grant airport in Dehradun, approx. 30 minutes ride from the Ashram.
You can book a taxi through us from Delhi airport (USD 70) or Dehradun airport (USD 15).
By Train: Book train ticket in advance to ride to Haridwar train station, approx. 45 minutes ride from Rishikesh. From Haridwar train station, you can get a tuktuk to drop you at Laxman Jhula in Rishikesh. Mahatma Yoga Ashram is approx. 100 meters walk through the Ganges from Laxman Jhula (suspension bridge). Haridwar is connected with many trains from and to Delhi, Varanasi, Rajasthan, Amritsar, etc. Delhi to Haridwar takes five to eight hours in train. You can book a taxi through us from Haridwar train station to the ashram (USD 20).
By Bus: You can get a bus at Kashmiri Gate National Bus station in New Delhi to Rishikesh leaving every hour. It will be approx. seven to eight hours ride. From Rishikesh bus station, you can get a tuktuk to drop you at Laxman Jhula. Mahatma Yoga Ashram is approx. 100 meters walk through the Ganges from Laxman Jhula (suspension bridge).