Omkarananda Ganga Sadan
Is a beautiful guest house in
Rishikesh (Muni-ki-Reti), right on the banks of Ganga with a picturesque
view of the holy river and the surrounding hills. These serene setting
provides the perfect lodging for yoga students or groups;
special accommodation arrangements are available for Yoga-groups.
The guest house contains a most beautiful
and prestigious Yoga Studio, complete with sophisticated props and other
equipment. These props play a central role in the method of Iyengar Yoga.
They help the practitioner to execute the pose correctly and to understand the
mechanics of the pose easily. They support the body in the asanas in
such a way that the pose can be done in a passive or an active way
depending upon the student's needs.
Guest House Book/Gift
The Guest House Store offers a selection of books on yoga and
philosophy, as well as selected gifts such
as weavings, candles and soft toys, which are made by the inmates of
Tihar Jail in Delhi, and other items of interest.
Omkarananda Public Ghat
The Omkarananda Public Ghat covers a large area
in front of and adjacent to Omkarananda Ganga Sadan. It is built out of
glittering, shining white marble. This beautiful Ghat is always kept neat
and clean and is a delight to the eye. It provides an easy approach
to the holy Ganga. Daily offerings of prayers (with Arati and flowers)
to the holy Ganga enhance the pious and peaceful atmosphere of the Ghat.
with view to Ganga