The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Meenakshi Ashram was founded in 2002. Meenakshi is the name of the divine mother who is in the presiding deity of the most famous temple in Madurai city. The ashram isnestled within 12 acres of natural beauty and lies inside a natural forest approximately, 20 km north of the holy city Madurai in the state of Tamil Nadu.
The peaceful forest surroundings, the panoramic views along with the adjacent lotus pond offer an ideal setting for yogic practices. The neighbouring wild forests homes peacocks, deer, many varieties of birds and butterflies.
Upcoming Courses -
Kids Camp at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Meenakshi Ashram, Madurai
A three weeks Childrens’ Summer Yoga camp for kids aged 7 to 13 years, from 1st May to 21st May 2016, combines the beauty and discipline of yoga with the excitement of a camp. By practicing yogic principles, children learn to develop discipline, personal skills and talent. It will also help in building character and improve self-confidence. The training children receive will work positively at the subconscious level to give a strong spiritual foundation to their future lives. Kids learn to appreciate nature, different religions and begin to experience the inner silence and peace that comes through practice of yoga and meditation. Donation includes all tuition, accommodation, uniform, manual and meals.