Rejuvenate Your Mind And Soul: 7 Best Spiritual Retreats In India

BANGALORE: When you think was the last time you came back from a vacation with that feeling of giddiness? Here, it’s about that rare feeling of enlightenment, a spiritual journey, which soothes your soul and body. Some name it as a call from conscience. But keeping it simpler, let’s call it the holiday when you went for meditation and some moments of introspection.

Be it meditation, yoga or even ancient practices that promise to rejuvenate your mind and soul, India has redefined the concept of spiritual travel. There are a number of places in India that can help you as you go on a journey of inner peace:

i11. Art of Living Ashram

The Art of Living International Center, a 65-acre campus located on top of the Panchagiri Hills outside Bangalore, is a popular destination for peace-seekers from abroad heading to India for the ashram experience. With mountainside trails, gardens, a lake and organic farms surrounding the facility, it's the perfect place to get some peace and quiet.

Guests who come from all cultures and religious backgrounds are invited to participate in voluntary service, helping with cooking, cleaning and general upkeep of the ashram.