Ashram Information

Check-In

  • All guests check in and out at Reception upon arrival and departure
  • Check-in time for shared rooms is from 2.00pm
  • Check-in for dormitory accommodation is anytime

Check-Out

  • Check-out time is by 11.00am
  • When checking out, please obtain an Exit Pass from Reception
  • If leaving outside office hours (before 8am or after 7.30pm), please checkout the day before.
  • All dormitory bedding to be returned before departure.
  • Please return all room keys to Reception

Payments & Donations:

  • Daily donation rates at the Ashram includes classes, food and accommodation. Dates and donations are subject to change without notice.
  • For all programmes guests are subject to the suggested donation in effect at the time of payment. Personal cheques are not accepted.
  • The Indian concessional rate does not apply to: non-resident Indians (NRI), Indian nationals working or living abroad, foreign nationals working or living in India, Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) and Person of Indian Origin (PIO).
  • Indian nationals may be asked to provide evidence of Indian nationality.

Language:

  • All classes and courses are taught in English

Minimum Stay:

  • An initial minimum payment for three nights’ accommodation at the Ashram is required upon arrival and registration.
  • This payment is non-refundable and non-transferable in the event of early departure.

Guest Guidelines:

  • To maintain the spiritual atmosphere of the Ashram we ask all guests to follow our Do’s & Don’ts
  • The Ashram reserves the right of admission and guests may be asked to leave if their behaviour is contrary to the Ashram code of conduct

Personal Belongings:

  • Safe-keeping and locker facilities are available.
  • We do not accept responsibility for guests’ personal belongings.

What to Bring*

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sandals
  • Personal toiletries
  • Towels
  • Yoga mat
  • Meditation shawl for cool evenings
  • Water bottle
  • Torch

*Essential items are available for purchase in the Ashram boutique

To facilitate working from the Ashram

  • Laptop
  • Personal Hotspot (recommended connections are Airtel & Jio)

 

 

Bringing your children

  • At this time we are not accepting children to the ashram.

Tests & Vaccinations

  • A guest/student must get a negative COVID (RT PCR) test. The test must be done not more than 4 days (96 hours) before reaching the ashram. The original test result should be presented during check-in.
  • Guests are advised to check with their local health authority regarding vaccinations required for visiting India

Registration & Visa Requirements

  • Indian Nationals are required to bring a valid photo ID (Driver’s License or Aadhar Card) along with them
  • Foreign Nationals are required to bring their original passport with them
  • A valid visa is required from most countries to visit India

Meals

  • We serve simple, nutritious south Indian vegetarian food
  • Brunch (10am)
  • Herbal tea with snack (1.30pm)
  • Dinner (6pm)
  • The Health Hut offers fresh fruit, juices and snacks from October to April.

Drinking Water

  • Filtered water or herbal water is freely available throughout the Ashram.
  • Guests are advised not to drink tap water
Brunch time

Karma Yoga

  • The Ashram is a charitable, non-profit organisation supported by dedicated volunteer staff
  • One hour a day is allocated to karma yoga or selfless service when we ask the guests to help out in the Ashram