The Beatles band is one of the best English Musical Band. Those people who are the music lovers they definitely have heard the name of "John Lennon". John Lennon was the famous Singer and Songwriter.co-founded the Beatles band along with the Paul McCarteny.
He co-founded the Beatles band along with the Paul McCarteny.
This band has given the world a lot of Hits songs like "Hey Jude", "A day in the life", "Let it be" and so on....
Who is Maharishi Mahesh Yogi?
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi was one of the best yoga gurus that India ever had. He was the person who developed the Transcendental Meditation technique.
He was the founder of Transcendental Meditation movement and Global Country of World Peace. In 1961 he conducted the first Transcendental Meditation TTC (Teacher Training Course) in Rishikesh.
According to Wikipedia, In his entire life, Maharishi Mahesh yogi has trained over 40,000 Teachers and has taught over 5 million people.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar a famous Spiritual Leader is one of his students. He was the guru of famous Musical bands The Beatles and The Beach Boys.
Confrontation of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and The Beatles
In February 1968, The Beatles traveled to Rishikesh for a three-month course of Transcendental Meditation (TM) to attain peace. They wrote many songs over there.
One of the hit songs was " Sexy Sadie "
Well, there is a story behind this song. John Lennon alleged that the Maharishi had made sexual advances to women attendees, so left out the course within just two months in a precipitous manner. Later on, he wrote a caustic song titled " Maharishi " to let his feelings and after sometimes renamed it to "Sexy Sadie" to avoid legal issues.
In 1997 this famous ashram got deserted. Recently on 8 December 2015 on the anniversary of John Lennon, Uttarakhand's Forest Department reopened this Beatles ashram and turns it into a Tourist place.
5 reasons to visit the Beatles Ashram -
If you are a painting lovers then this is one of the best places to visit. You will get Amazing Wall Painting. From the paintings of famous spiritual leader Dalai Lama to peacemaker Mahatma Gandhi, you will get the creative paintings and quotes over there. All the paintings are painted by the various artists of the world under the community The Beatles Cathedral Gallery.
Undoubtedly, this place is most perfect for the Photographers especially for the Nature Photographers as you can see in the photos that this place is luxury green.