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Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram

Neyyar Dam P.O., Trivandrum 695 572, India
+91 94956 30951
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Yoga 4 hours a day - fantastic !

Remember this is an ashram and there are rules . It’s an early start at 5 20 am and shower ( cold... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JGFIELD
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Walton On Thames
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Good but be careful for your back

This is a good and serious yoga ashram. But some asanas (postures) are quite difficult and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frédéric T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Remember this is an ashram and there are rules . It’s an early start at 5 20 am and shower ( cold water but it’s India and that’s not so bad ! ) Bhajan and meditation at 6 am . It’s ok until the chants...More

Thank JGFIELD
Nataraj 1, Director at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Blessed Self Thanks for your feedback and suggestions. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good and serious yoga ashram. But some asanas (postures) are quite difficult and challenging for beginners, specially if your body is not very flexible like Asian or Indian bodies. So be very aware and don't force yourself too much for the postures....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid this place! Disorganized (when it comes to all but THE schedule), insensitive staff, poor training of the staff. Finally they will overbook and inconvenience others to prioritize the higher paying guest. We were asked to move the last night of our stay because a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second visit to the ashram. There is a timeless quality about the ashram. My first visit will always hold a special magic. My second visit was an opportunity to go further and understand and put into practice the five points of yoga...More

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Nataraj 1, Director at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. See you again.

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Very very excellent experience not to be missed in a life time. I was there for 7 days and enjoyed throughout. 4 hours of Yoga a day and not tired at all. very good and tasty food. Complete rejuvenation and relaxed. The environment was awsome...More

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Nataraj 1, Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Blessed Self Thank you for your encouraging review. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Om Namah Shivaya! If you want to become a yoga teacher or just want to experience the yogic way of life, Sivananda Ashram in Neyyar Dam is the place to go. It is nearly 3 years since I completed my yoga studies from this ashram,...More

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Nataraj 1, Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Blessed Self Thank you for your very positive comments. May we continue to live up to these ideals.

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Fantastic ashram & exelent traditional Hatha yoga practice, in a great setting with lovely atmosphere, & seems to attract very nice people. The only let down was the very poor quality of food that was being served- if their food was changed from being less...More

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Nataraj 1, General Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your valuable suggestion.

Reviewed 14 October 2017

ideal for enjoying yoga practices with a litle bit of disciplinne. good food, beuthyfull place and very good teachers Enjoy it

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Nataraj 1, Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you. Please come again.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

It is a beautiful and friendly ashram. Teachers are great, food is amazing and accommodation is comfortable! It is great to have the Ayurvedic clinic just inside! I loved it!

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Nataraj 1, Manager at Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Alexandra thank you for your positive review. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

A place where yoga is the sole focus. So green, so serene, a lake at your doorstep. There's also a temple on top of the hill, which offers a breathtaking view. Heavenly view. A great place to meet yoga lovers from all over the world....More

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DailFountainbar L
1 November 2017|
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Response from Nataraj 1 | Property representative |
Dear Helen Temperatures does not change much here. 25 - 30°C all year round.
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Gracie H
26 August 2017|
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Response from Nataraj 1 | Property representative |
Dear Gracie you can arrive early and join the ongoing classes which should not be difficult if you have some asana experience. Orientation, beginners asana class and talks start on 1st and 16th of each month.
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aneetaaa
24 July 2017|
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Response from kaitlyn w | Reviewed this property |
You can most likely just go there no need to pre book a site not high season. No idea the number of people as I'm sure it varies :-)
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