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Dhyanalinga Temple

Isha Yoga Center | Semmedu, Coimbatore 641114, India
+91 422 251 5345
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The Dhyanalinga is set amidst the foothills of the Velliangiri Mountains, the first of its kind to be completed in over 2000 years. This powerful meditative space does not ascribe to any particular faith or belief system nor does it require any ritual, prayer, or worship. In June 1999, Dhyanalinga was consecrated by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, a realized master, mystic and yogi, after three years of intense process of prana prathista (process of energizing an object using one's own life energies). Measuring 13' 9", Dhyanalinga is the largest mercury-based live linga in the world. All the aspects of life are enshrined in the form of seven chakras, energized to the very peak and locked to prevent dissipation over time. It is expected that the energies of the Dhyanalinga will not suffer dissipation for at least 5000 years. THEERTAKUNDS The Dhyanalinga features two Theerthakunds, which are subterranean tanks with solidified mercury lingas immersed in water, built as preparatory tools to enhance one's spiritual receptivity before entering the Dhyanalinga. The Theerthakunds, are very powerful by themselves. It straightens out the energy or the pranic imbalances in a person, which leads to physical and mental well-being. Above all, it creates a tremendous receptivity to imbibe the energies of Dhyanalinga. They are open for Gents and Ladies from 7:30AM to 8:00PM NADHA ARADHANA An offering of sound to the Dhyanalinga, Nadha Aradhana is an etheric blend of vocals, singing bowls, drums and various other instruments amplified within the reverberating Dome, transporting one into the timeless space of the Dhyanalinga. The offering takes place twice a day, from 11:50 am to 12:10 pm and from 5:50 pm to 6:10 pm. These times are recognized as special sandhya kalas for meditators. A sandhya kala is a phase when nature undergoes certain transitions and makes a person more receptive to inner possibilities. AUMKAR MEDITATION Visitors to the Dhyanalinga can further deepen their experience by attending this daily introduction to the timeless and powerful mantra "Aum." This meditation is known to have transcendental qualities. It can bring peace and balance to one's system, and is known to relieve people from numerous physical and mental ailments when practiced regularly. Aumkar meditation is offered daily from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm.
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Isha Yoga Center | Semmedu, Coimbatore 641114, India
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Simply I become meditative is enough to tell my whole experience in one sentence.meditation gives many things but I am unable to meditate generally but at dhyanalinga it happened very easily.food is very good in ashram.

Thank Gundam R
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Dhyanalinga was consecrated by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, a realized Master, Mystic and Yogi, after three years of intense process of prana prathista. Just sitting silently for few minutes within the sphere of Dhyanalinga is enough to make even those unaware of meditation, experience the divine...More

Thank rameshjaiho
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The dhyanalinga temple in Coimbatore is very famous. Here main God is good Shiva. That temple atmosphere is very well. Me and my friends enjoyed.

Thank Bala K
Reviewed 13 June 2017

A unique experience where money is the order of the day. Quite tranquil at times with the friendly staff being very informative & helpful.

3  Thank PhilnDebs11
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I visited Isha Yoga Center during my recent visit to Coimbatore. It needs a vision and a plan to execute such a complex project. It is located at the foothills of Vellaigiri mountains with a beautiful view of mountains around it. The Adhiyogi Shiva statue...More

1  Thank R S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Expected more trees on the way ... but the ride intself is a hectic thing... Better take car. .. the situation of the ashram is isolated from the forest... From the entry to the exit..there is a constant try to get the divinity into the...More

Thank shivaelango94
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Dhyanalinga was an unique experience...the hall fills you up with complete peace and unmatchable energy

Thank Archita C
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The place is very Calm,Scenic and Full of Yogic Energy. A linga made up of Mercury is situated in between a running water pond where one take a holy dip.

1  Thank Harsh B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Out of the tourist circuit for foreigner people, there, you can find the peace that it's very difficult to find in big cities. Definitely, I really recommend it

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 26 May 2017

i visited this place is really very nice .i recommend any one can visit this place one of the best spiritual attraction in coimbatore

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Radhey S
23 March 2017|
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Response from kolkatacool | Reviewed this property |
No there are plenty of spaces where you can meditate either inside the sanctorum or just outside in the balcony.
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NEILESHDATTA
25 January 2017|
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Response from rajeshwar g | Reviewed this property |
cottages are available in range of 500 to 1000 but prior booking is advisable in case of weekends, food is free twice in morning at 10 and eve 7 canteen with good options available too
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Midhun C
14 December 2016|
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Response from sutscity | Reviewed this property |
Just Be ! Its a place with fabulous positive energy. Ideally spend at least 4-5 hours in this complex. Food is awesome. Meditation near the Dhyalingam is an experience to remember. ....all in all a place that you won't... More
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