Need to rest, relax and recharge?
Experience a very different vacation any time of the year at our Sivananda Ashrams worldwide. An ideal opportunity to develop positive, radiant health and inner peace, through the practice of the ancient yoga techniques for balanced living. The energizing program of any of our Ashrams is based on Swami Vishnudevananda’s five points for holistic evolution of body, mind, and soul. It boosts your energy level and ensures that you will return home more joyful, vibrant and energetic and that you will have a greater strength to carry on with your life mission. Enjoy yoga classes, group meditations, nutritious food, variety of workshops and courses to choose from.
Never tried yoga before? – The Yoga Vacation is an excellent way to start. No previous experience is required. The program provides instruction for everyone from beginners to advanced practitioners.
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Camp, Val Morin, Quebec. Beautiful mountain views, tranquil gardens and woodland paths are an ideal setting for the practice of Yoga. The peaceful Laurentian Mountains, among the oldest on the planet, are a haven for nature lovers. You will find a wide range of outdoor activities including hiking, cycling, swimming and canoeing in the summer; skiing, snow shoeing and skating in the winter. www.sivananda.org/camp
Sivananda Yoga Ranch, Woodbourne, New York. The Yoga Ranch is a secluded haven of 77 acres of hilly woodlands in the New York Catskills. Only 100 miles from New York City, the Ranch provides an ideal location for a weekend break. Guest stays of any length of time are available. www.sivananda.org/ranch
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Farm, Grass Valley, California. The Ashram (Yoga Farm) is located in the foothills of California’s Sierra Mountains, situated in the heart of California’s Mother Lode Country. It is surrounded by rolling hills, forests of oak and pine, and clear streams. Here are 40 acres of secluded peace and solitude, where the sounds of nature soothe the mind and body – ideal for yoga retreats and meditation. www.sivananda.org/yogafarm
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat, Paradise Island, Nassau Bahamas. The Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat is an island paradise with crystal clear waters and pure white sands… a true sanctuary of peace and natural beauty… it is across the bay from Nassau on one of the finest beaches of the world. Five acres of tropical paradise awaits you where you will find a haven from the hectic demands of every day life. www.sivananda.org/nassau
Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, Neyyar Dam, Kerala, South India. The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram is 12 acres of tropical splendor in the quiet foothills of Kerala’s Western Ghats. The natural beauty of the Neyyar Dam lake, the peaceful surroundings, the beautiful coconut palms and flower filled views offer an ideal atmosphere for the practice of Yoga and meditation. www.sivananda.org/ndam
Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Meenakshi Ashram, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, South India. The ashram is nestled 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. www.sivananda.org/madurai
Sivananda Kutir, Uttarkashi, Himalayas, India. Sivananda Kutir situated on the banks of the holy river Ganga, nestled among the Himalayan Mountains makes the perfect setting for yoga practices. Swami Vishnudevananda took charge of the ashram in 1991. Since then the ashram has expanded significantly within the confines of a small area. It is located in the village of Netala, 8 km north of Uttar Kashi on the Gangotri Road. Sivananda Kutir welcomes guests from April to November each year. www.sivananda.org/uttarkashi
Sivananda Yoga Retreat House, Reith, Tyrol, Austria. Set amidst the stunning Austrian Alps, the Retreat House is a magical oasis far from the stresses and strains of city life. You can relax and revitalise body, mind and spirit in the pure mountain air. We offer yoga vacations and workshops throughout the year as well as the world-renowned Teachers’ Training Course. www.sivananda.org/tyrol
Chateau du Yoga Sivananda, Loire Valley, France. Located 100 kilometres south of Paris in the beautiful Loire Valley. Five hectares of parkland with ancient trees and wide lawns provide a perfect setting for relaxation, rejuvenation, study and meditation. Yoga retreats, yoga vacations and yoga teachers’ training courses are offered year-round. www.sivananda.org/orleans