Rishikesh is known as Yoga Capital of the World, has been one of India’s holiest and most spiritual centers for thousands of years.
Rishikesh is a magical city on the blue banks of the holy Ganga River and nestled under the gaze of the mystical Himalayas. Loaded up with temples and surrounded by emerald jungles, hidden waterfalls and pristine nature, Rishikesh is a Jewel of an entry into the deep Himalayas and a gateway for those trying to go deep into their spiritual practice.
Rishikesh standout amongst the best destinations to visit for the Indian art of yoga and spirituality.
Rishikesh came into the world limelight during the 1960’s when the famous British pop band, the Beatles, met and studied with their guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi here. Since then Rishikesh has become popular in the west as a destination for spiritual practice and study, attracting millions of tourists, wanderers and spiritual seekers.
There are innumerable yoga centres in Rishikesh where people from all over the world come here for Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Classes, and Yoga Courses and become certified Yoga Teacher.
People come from all over the world to practice yoga, rejuvenate and meditate, and to find peace. Many people come as a part of their spiritual path. Whatever the reason be in visiting Rishikesh, whether to wash away karma in the Ganga, to offer pujas or to watch the fire ceremonies performed on the banks of the Ganga, Rishikesh touches the heart and souls of all who come.
Here is some of the best place for Yoga in Rishikesh:
1.Anand Prakash Yoga Ashram
2.Patanjali International Yoga Foundation
3.Vyasa Yoga Peeth