All You Want to Know About Hatha Yoga: Poses, Benefits, More
What do you do when the daily routine of life starts feeling like a chore and you’re driven to boredom by the monotony? You take a break of course! However, instead of spending your break on the wrong kind of binges, investing time in your health and wellness is the way to go.
A wellness retreat is an ideal choice for those who want to escape the dreariness of everyday life and reconnect with themselves. Govardhan Ecovillage is one of the best wellness retreats in India, located a stone's throw away from Mumbai. . A place of natural harmony to release, refocus and recalibrate the self, Govardhan Ecovillage is the ideal spiritual pathway to discover the self.
Located at the foothills of the Sahyadri mountain ranges, there is little, apart from the rhythm of the blowing wind and the meditative hum of birdsong, to disturb your inner explorations. Crafted in colours of the Earth and in harmony with the land that nurtures her, Govardhan Ecovillage is designed for holistic and transformational experiences; a space where the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda and Yoga embrace you to rejuvenate body and spirit.
Govardhan Ayurveda is a village retreat and wellness destination that employs the 3000-year old authentic ayurvedic practices to find the perfect balance between body, mind and soul with the five elements - space, wind, fire, water and earth - that forms our universe. Our proactive approach promotes living a healthy lifestyle rooted in nature over the reactive method of fighting a disease. A stay at our eco resorts will open your eyes to the world of Ayurveda and holistic wellness. You can take part in various courses taught by our experienced Vaidya team, or choose from a range of wellness packages and Ayurveda treatments that reconnects you to nature. Our Ayurvedic practices have been honed by decades of experience and are designed to activate your body's own recovery pathways.
There is no better place to practice and master yoga than at our eco village resort. At Govardhan School of Yoga, we help you cultivate the ancient discipline of yogic practices to recharge yourself by enhancing clarity of thought. Our systematic courses and qualified trainers delve deep into this ancient traditional science to embark upon a journey of inner awakening and transformation based on the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita.
Every aspect of your mind, body and soul achieves a heightened sense of balance. We offer comprehensive programmes which include, short duration courses as well as Certified Teacher Training Course, which focus on yoga's therapeutic process with the objective of achieving a particular physiological, psychological or spiritual goal.
Govardhan Ecovillage is no ordinary village retreat. Every aspect of our eco resort is built around the aspect of a holistic approach to self-healing. At Govardhan Ecovillage we strongly believe in taking responsibility for the environment and its people. This belief stems from the Vedas, the ancient scriptures of India, which describe how our planet is perfectly created to meet the needs of all its denizens if they live in a spirit of cooperation and interdependence.
The GEV is a paradise in this world of conflict. Everyone here under the visionary guidance of Radhanath Swami is living a life of spiritual activation. The most important thing anyone can do is to dare to care about the happiness and wellbeing of others. This place is daring and caring. The best way to uplift our own life is to do all we can to uplift the lives of others. GEV teaches us all how to do that! With great love all is possible, all is God's grace. God is great and God is love. All glories to Sri KrishnaSharon Gannon, Co-Founder of Jivamukti Yoga
From the moment, I entered the grounds I was embraced by a sense of peace and welcome. A scientist at heart, I was engaged by the recycling and the way the cows and community work together A sacred place. Thank you for the blessJewelnel Davis, University Chaplain & Director of the EarlHall Center at Columbia University
This is really heaven on earth. Such dedication to turn vision into reality is rarely seen. No doubt, this will become a beacon of spiritual life for all of us. May the Lord continue to inspire you to evolve this place into a magical 'Light House'Vivek Vig, Former CEO, Citibank
Our team from Bajaj Electricals visited GEV to contribute by planting trees and we returned with the gifts of learning how to remain humble, provide selfless service, contribute back to the environment. This interdependence needs to be cherished and celebrated. May we continue to partner with GEV for creating an enriching and sustainable societyMr. Atul Sharma, Executive President & Head - Human Resources
An outstanding example of dedicated effort at using natures forces to enable man to live in harmony with the landscape. Mud stabilized blocks are energy efficient. SBT is low energy sewage treatment. All examples to be scaled up to enable India's progress to be environmentally sustainable. Request to team with Forest Department to adopt Galtare villages to promote regeneration of forest and sustainable forest. I feel privilegedPraveen Pardeshi, Principal Secretary (Forest)
You don’t have to think twice when you are booking a stay at our eco resort. Whether it’s just for one day, one week, or an entire month, our eco resort has something to offer for everyone who’s looking to revitalize their senses. This holds true with the way we have designed each of our cottages.
Accomodation at Govardhan Ecovillage is equipped to provide you the mesmerising experience of living in nature without compromising the basic comforts of modern life. The stay here is characterised by healthy living amidst a serene natural environment to heighten your journey to explore the inner peace. Eco-living being the cornerstone of all our programs, your time here will also educate you on how to exist in perfect harmony with nature even in your city life.
The setting is perfect for a family, a group of friends, or even those on a business trip. It ultimately encourages you to let go of your worries and indulge in finding your own version of nirvana. With over 140 acres of space to explore and numerous activities available to take part in, there’s never a dull moment here.