Yoga Ashram in India, Vishranti Kutir, was started up by Sri Swami Yogananda, a disciple of Sri Swami Paramananda, Haridwar. Vishranti means resting in self and Kutir defines an abode.
Vishranti Kutir runs on a donation basis. It is fully dedicated to the teachings of Yoga Philosophy, Dhyan Yoga, Vedanta, Upanishads, and Bhagwat Gita.
Yoga Ashram in India, Vishranti Kutir, a sister branch of Yog Niketan Dham and came into existence in 2018. Kutir is nestled against the magnificent Himalayas and facing towards the holy Ganges.
Yoga Ashram in India, Vishranti Kutir is situated in the secluded village Lata, 22 kilometers north of Uttarkashi. The ashram is well connected by road from Uttarkashi to the Gangotri region.
The high-altitude Himalayan terrain makes Vishranti Kutir, an ideal place to stay and to join Yoga retreats, self-practicing Yoga, Pranayama, Meditation & Sadhana (spiritual practice). Snow-covered Gangotri peaks attract people from around the globe to visit here.
A disciple of Swami Paramananda, Swami Yogananda was born in Uttar Pradesh, India on January 10, 1975. Swami Yogananda is a Braham Gyani Guru and met with his renounced Guru in a Satsang (holy celebration) in his hometown. After having this spiritual meeting with his Guru, he moved forward on the way to Sannyasa (renunciation).
Swami Yogananda, a Bachelor’s in Science has also been undergone a project for UNICEF. He abandoned his home at the age of 28 and started a new life in his Guru’s ashram in Haridwar. Swami Yogananda attained pure enlightenment on July 1, 2003, after meditating in his Guru’s ashram, Haridwar. On April 26, 2004, he followed up Sannyasa in Kumbh Mela on the holy banks of river Shipra, Ujjain.
Swami Yogananda realized his self-identity after this magnificent experience. He stayed in deep silence for several months and was able to attain pure wisdom after meditating under the guidance of his guru.
He served his guru’s ashram in different roles and offered a broad knowledge of Vedanta, Upanishads, Bhagwat Gita to the visitors in the ashram.
Vishranti Kutir has open and hygienic rooms for the disciples. The rooms are simple and functional. We have two categories of accommodation: -
With attached private bathrooms.
5 Beds with adjacent shared bathroom.
Simple, Nutritious and healthy Vegetarian meals are offered on self-service basis.
Walking shoes, Sandals, Yoga Mat, Toiletries, Torch, Comfortable clothes, Meditation shawls, Personal items.
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