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Spent 2 weeks here for the yoga vacation...

-beautiful location, had a private room for two of us, very basic but all we needed, and with an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
florendiab
Nice place good yoga

Good experience for a first time ashram goer. Nice people. Felt a bit culty and it’s a bit strict... read more

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Reviewed November 4, 2019
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Neyyar Dam, Trivandrum, Kerala 695572, India, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695 572, India
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I was there on a Yoga Vacation for 3 days. It is a church, not a yoga center ! Chanting prayers (Satsang) to Hindu gods are compulsory twice a day, 1 hour in the morning and 1 hour in the evening. And if you skip one, the ashram "police" comes and reminds you attendance is
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-beautiful location, had a private room for two of us, very basic but all we needed, and with an amazing view of the surrounding jungle trees from the balcony. Schedule was pretty packed but very well organised and never went hungry despite only 2 meals a day. Staff were
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Response from Nataraj 1, Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram
Responded 3 weeks ago
Blessed Self. Thank you for your review.
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I had a wonderful yoga vacation here, but the old man at reception didn’t refund me properly and ended up causing a scene. The rule is that if you have less than 250 rupees on your om lotus card, it will be refunded to you when you leave. The rule does not say that you’ll only
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Response from Nataraj 1, Director at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram
Responded Jan 2, 2020
Dear yogini19. I am sorry to hear about your disappointing experience. I will raise the matter with the staff so that it does not happen again.
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I went for two weeks of Yoga Vacation and really enjoyed my stay. My best advice would be to really read everything on their website before you go so you understand what it is about. I did this and nothing surprised me. I think some people hadn't and were a bit shocked either
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Response from Nataraj 1, Director at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram
Responded Jan 2, 2020
Dear Fiona. Thanks for your realistic review.
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Good experience for a first time ashram goer. Nice people. Felt a bit culty and it’s a bit strict but I guess this is just the nature of an ashram. Living condition were good and the food decent. Would recommend
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Response from Nataraj 1, Director at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram
Responded Jan 2, 2020
Om Namah Sivaya. Thanks for your review. 🙏
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