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A modern day ruin, amazing architecture and graffiti

Tucked away in the rajaji tiger sanctuary now, this ashram that once also housed the Beatles and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ashah1223
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Chennai District, India
Great Place - wonderful relaxing atmosphere

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Reviewed April 3, 2019
fw12015
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Wiesbaden, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away in the rajaji tiger sanctuary now, this ashram that once also housed the Beatles and contributed to the songs is a architectural marvel. The design is so well conceptualized, thought so advanced for it's time and built excellently well. Words may not describe...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019

Wiesbaden, Deutschland 2911 Bewertet vor 4 Tagen über Mobile-Apps Great Place - wonderful relaxing atmosphere Mit Google übersetzen I walked there and back. It takes about 40min each way from Laxmanjhula Bridge. It is easy to find - I quickly checked on Google Maps before...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019

Took some amazing photos here of both stunning scenery, views of the Ganga, trees and graffiti art in the Beatles Ashram (and home of Transendental Meditation).

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi was an Indian guru, known for developing the Transcendental ..... The Beatles' visit to the Maharishi's ashram coincided with a thirty-participant Transcendental Meditation teacher training course that was ongoing when ...

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

For the millions of people around the world who are practicing Maharishi's T.M. technique, or for Beatles fans, this is the real deal! Built on leased government land in the 1960's, the forestry department has finally shown some interest in the abandoned site. Maharishi left...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Also known as Swath Ashram or Beatles Ashram, this is where the Beatles landed in 1984. Loads of graffiti to be explored in the green. It is under the care of the Rajaji National Park and an entrance fee is to be paid.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

Are you a Beatles Fan? ….. Happen to be in Rishikesh? ….. Then a visit to the Maharishi Ashram is a must. I visited in 2012. Was the first and only person on the grounds that morning. Walked around singing songs from the 'White Album'...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Dev K
Reviewed May 8, 2018

It is the same Ashram which is covered under Beatles' Ashram. It was established by the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in 1960 with all the facilities like big kitchen, a Post office, a Printing Press with research facilities and excellent design of accommodation.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mittalvivek61
Reviewed March 5, 2018

excellent place to just sit around, listen to yourself, managed by the forest department is not a good idea, there should be a spokesperson who actually know about the Beatles band & Maharishi Mahesh Yogi association, beautiful place though

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Spend half day here, walking around and remembering how the Beattles were all here and the songs that came out of their visits. As of now it has been taken over by the UK government and making it in wild Tiger preserve. It is expensive...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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SabbyMarwaha
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It is deserted. No phone number.
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Maharishi’s Transcendental meditation movement is alive and well in Rishikesh. There is a TM center and a Maharishi Ayurveda clinic opening in January 2019. The TM center teaches meditation and yoga and other techniques for... More
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Maharishi’s movement has a meditation center and yoga school in Rishikesh. They are also opening a clinic for ayurveda treatments in January 2019.
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