This place is enrich with variety of Flora and Fauna that resides in its hills and also to the large herds of travelers across the globe who come here in search of peace, harmony and salvation. This small town on the holy river of Ganges is dedicated to harmony of GOD, meditation and it is also concealed with good deal of adventure as well.
Rishikesh also named as “the world capital of yoga” , has numerous Yoga Ashrams that also attract tourists. Most peoples believes that Meditation in the sacred lands of Rishikesh and a dip in the holy river GANGES brings one closer to the accomplishment of Moksha(Salvation).
Rishikesh is full of ashrams, meditation and yoga centers like OSHO and Swami Vivekananda. In February of 1968 The Beatles (a pop and rock band formed in 1960) paid a visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram to attend an advanced Transcendental meditation training session.
In these ashrams one can learn sitar or tabla in the evening and practice yoga in the morning with the soothing sound of river Ganges flowing behind.