We are a Vedic Monastery located at the feet of The Himalayas in Rishikesh, India



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  • Description


    We are sits on the hills of Ganga Vatika.

    We are a Vedic Monastery located at the feet of The Himalayas in Rishikesh, India .

    Our main labour is to promote Dharma, this means, Yoga classes, Philosophy classes, music classes, art programs, social labour here in Rishikesh. Of course for this we have an hotel, where our guest stay during their studies. The hotel is located in Ganga Vatika, the best place in Rishikesh, its a quiet and relaxed place and very close to the city center. The new school we are opening is only 15 min walking from the hotel, in a very safe and well know area in Tapovan.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    If we have something is culture, from morning till night our main mission is to teach, from how to meditate, to how to offer the food with vedic mantras or other any cultura, spiritual and religious activities. We are also always willing to include new programs and activities in our schedule.

  • Help


    We are a Vedic Monastery located at the feet of The Himalayas in Rishikesh, India .

    Now we are starting a new project, for which we need all kinds of help. We have to rebuild an old building to start creating a new school.

    We need people who know about carpentry, masonry, electricity, plants, decoration, a little bit of everything!

    We require a video conference before approving or not the workaways, since we must explain the conditions of our workaway, what is the monastery's routine, schedules, rules ...

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Hindi: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We will offer a room perhaps private or maybe shared, our facilities are clean and cared for. Of course in all our facilities we have drinking water.
    The accommodations it could be a share room with another person or single room, all these rooms with private brathroom, its ashram style but very clean and well kept.
    We prepared the vegetarian food, of course, different styles. We offer three meals a day, lunch snack and dinner.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In Rishikesh you can enjoy a multitude of activities, rafting, trekking, yoga, health programs, motorcycle rides, backpacking, bungee jumping, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, rock climbing, rappelling, and zip lining,etc

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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