Rishikesh, India

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Located in the northern region of India in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains in Uttarakhand, Rishikesh is known as the birthplace of yoga. The biologically diverse town of Rishikesh, where the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains overlooks the Ganga (Ganges) River and her pristine beaches, hosts festivals year-round, as well as spiritual pilgrims from all over India and all over the world.

Rishikesh also hosts some of the best yoga schools in India, and provides an idyllic holiday destination where peace and spirituality dwell.[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_raw_html][/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″]


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Deposit deadline:  March 20, 2018[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_text_separator title=”ON THIS RETREAT, YOU’LL ENJOY” color=”violet” border_width=”3″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_toggle title=”HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS” el_id=”1461960592800-b9f09900-aafe”]9 Nights single or double accommodations with private bath and toilet.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”DAILY PRANAYAMA CLASSES” el_id=”1461960702298-180e9c17-349f”]The yogic practice of the regulation of the breath through specific breathing techniques and exercises will enable deeper relaxation techniques for you to tap into whenever you need to unwind.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”DAILY YOGA ASANA CLASSES” el_id=”1461960702298-180e9c17-349f”]Mimi guides you on an introspective journey as you connect body, mind and spirit in a balanced way, allowing you to relax and align emotionally, physically and socially.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”RIVER RAFTING” el_id=”1461960835587-28c420b4-c801″]Enjoy the exhilarating experience of floating down the Ganga (Ganges) River then being caught up in the tumulus broil of its majestic rapids before arriving at a tranquil stretch of the river. Expert guides navigate the waters and rapids to ensure you have the experience of a lifetime.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”EXCURSIONS” el_id=”1461960917164-727a28e7-2678″]Trekking, Waterfalls, and the Himalayan Mountains are among a few of the wonderful excursions lined up for you to completely unwind and fall in love with the spiritual landscape of Rishikesh, India.[/vc_toggle][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_toggle title=”ORGANIC MEALS, HERBAL TEAS & FRESH JUICES” el_id=”1461961112572-592937dd-bc05″]Three daily nutritious, vegetarian meals with local organic ingredients.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”EVENING MEDITATION & YOGA NIDRA” el_id=”1461961132094-45c6ebcb-c314″]Deepa, your meditation guide, will lead you on a journey into self, which doesn’t stop here in spiritual Rishikesh, India. Yoga Nidra or yogic sleep is a state of consciousness between waking and sleeping, like the “going-to-sleep” stage. The yogic goal of both paths, deep relaxation (yoga nidra) and meditation are the same, a state called samadhi (bliss). Live a little, learn a lot … about your self. Then practice what you learn until you return on your next retreat with Swadhyaya Worldwide Yoga Retreats.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”GROUND TRANSPORTATION” el_id=”1461961025063-dc270244-18b8″]Never pull out a wallet or a tip. We’ve got you covered. From the moment you step off the plane, to the moment you arrive in Bali, Indonesia, and back again. Door-to-door. Who could ask for more, when we arrange your ground transportation needs to navigate the entire trip.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”B.A.L.A.N.C.E. WORKSHOPS” el_id=”1462290316216-b157b1ca-36f3″]Deepa and Mimi guide you in how to incorporate balance into your lifestyle so that you are effectively detoxing regularly on your path of self-study.

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7:00 AM Wake Up, Cleansing Herbal Tea
7:30 – 8:00 AM Pranayama
8:30 – 9:30 AM Hatha Yoga Classes (Beg / Int)
9:30 – 10:30 AM Breakfast
10:30 – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM Excursions
1:15 – 2:15 PM Lunch
2:30 – 5:00 PM Rest
5:00 – 7:00 PM Walk on the Ganga and surrounding area*
7:00 – 8:30 PM Dinner
8:30 – 9:00 PM Yoga Nidra / Meditation (optional)
10:30 PM Lights Off

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Abhayarana, a self-sustainable Yoga village founded on the concept of Applied Yoga or Living Yoga, is nestled securely in the Himalayan Mountains.

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Deposit deadline: August 20, 2017

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10-Day Retreat: Fees are all-inclusive, including ground transportation to and from lodgings. Airfare not included. Double Accommodation starting at 1,800 USD or EUR; Single Accommodation (inquire).

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Guest Code of Conduct
    • Swadhyaya WW Yoga Retreats provides a safe and secure environment for our guests.
    • Swadhyaya WW Yoga Retreats provides single and double accommodation for guests who participate in our yoga retreats.
    • Guests are welcome to fast. If you are fasting on any particular day, please inform management so we may accommodate you, as well as avoid food wastage.
    • If you plan to eat off of premises, please inform management so we may avoid food wastage.
    • Please show respect to all people and your surroundings, and ensure you follow all rules.
    • Always be on time for your scheduled activities and appointments.
    • Clear your book of accounts before departing Swadhyaya WW Yoga Retreats.
Important Notices
    • $200 USD or EUR non-refundable booking fee.
    • Retreat fee balance is due upon arrival.
    • Yoga asana, pranayama, nidra and meditation classes are intended for beginner and intermediate levels.
    • Couples who wish to participate in a retreat program can enjoy a 10% discount for double accommodations.
    • All guests are responsible for their personal belongings and valuables. Swadhyaya WW Yoga Retreats is not liable for any damage due to natural disasters or theft.
    • Swadhyaya WW Yoga Retreats is not responsible for any mishaps which may occur prior to retreats.
Refund Policy
    • Cancellations of retreats are accepted; however, retreat fee deposits are non-refundable.
    • Non-refundable retreat fee deposits may be applied toward other scheduled retreats.
    • No additional fees are assessed for a cancelled retreat. It is the sole responsibility of the guest to inform SWWYR staff by email if the need arises to cancel your retreat, as well as if you will be applying your deposit to another retreat.
Optionals

    • Delhi Airport to Rishikesh by taxi – 70 USD or EUR
    • Delhi airport to Rishikesh and Rishikesh to Delhi airport by taxi. (Round-trip) – 130 USD or EUR
    • Dehradun Airport to Rishikesh by taxi – 20 USD or EUR