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Dhyanalinga Temple
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Dhyanalinga Temple Private Tour from Coimbatore
Ranked #2 of 78 things to do in Coimbatore
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Meditation was really soothing to the mind, mild droplet of water sound and the calmness must be experienced atleast once.

Lunch was cheap and good as well.

Small kids are not allowed inside the meditation centre. If traveling as a family, you and your partner have to take turns to go inside the hall.

Thank PragatiSubbaiyan
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

The bath at the pool was rejuvenating. More new spots created for sightseeing. Can be enjoyed to visit

1  Thank sakthivel R
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Pros: Well maintained. Peaceful. Good place.
Cons: a bit commercialized.
Overall: nice place to spend time for mental and emotional peace.

2  Thank rohit1908
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Isha Yoga is not only a center for teaching yoga but it also gives us peace that could not be found today. Located in such an atmosphere it a destination for all travellers.

Thank Vishnumfs
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Dhyanalinga Temple - The place situated on the foothills of Vellingiri, with a cool climate round the year. More over a temple, Dhyanalinga is a Meditation centre. The way it was built is really amazing. I am sure everyone will feel the pleasure and fly high when doing meditation inside the temple. This temple is apart from religion, caste and ethnicity.

1  Thank Dinesh_cbe
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