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Skandashramam

Arunachala Hill | Near Ramana Ashram, Thiruvannamalai, India
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Spiritual Experience

We spent a couple of hours at this Ashram. It was a highly spiritual experience which had a calming... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
tvsinha
,
Mumbai
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Skandashramam

I recently visited this ashramam with friends.It is located at the top of the hill.One needs to... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
rea2der
,
Coimbatore, India
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Arunachala Hill | Near Ramana Ashram, Thiruvannamalai, India
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours at this Ashram. It was a highly spiritual experience which had a calming effect. This is the place of meditation of Skand Rishi long back and Ramana Maharishi in 20th century. The long decades these saints have spent meditating...More

Thank tvsinha
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I recently visited this ashramam with friends.It is located at the top of the hill.One needs to walk a certain distance to reach the top.The path is well maintained and we can able to see lot of animals roaming around.Once you reach the top we...More

Thank rea2der
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Part of Ramanashram this place is open from 8 am to 5 pm . Do not miss the first article at 8 am - a Swami sings here from the docks at the time of lighting the first lamp I'd the day . The walk...More

1  Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

With his wish is all and all in him. Maharishi blessings helped to be at such a beautiful place and walk on same path he took. Shree bhagwan in all.

Thank rahul072014
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The way to go to this asram is through Ramanasramam. We need to climb a hill to reach the asram. Difficult for elderly people. On the way one can see beautiful views of the town and also the temple.

Thank Usha65
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It is located inside the Sri Ramana Ashram and place is to resembles the peaceful and silence like Sri Ramana Ashram. But it is not recomended for the childrens and Senior citizens because we have to walk nearly 1.5-2.5 kms upwards the hill which is...More

Thank Nagarjuna V
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Walking up from Ramana ashram, I had no idea that footwear was allowed during the climb. I wish I had worn mine. Also, would recommend carrying water, fruit in a slingbag. And perhaps a walking stick if you are much older and have trouble with...More

2  Thank praseenap
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is a nice, peaceful place for meditation ! You also get an aerial view of the town and the temple ! Sri Ramana Mahrshi lived here for 7 years before moving on to the current site of Sri Ramanasramam. Also, it is here that...More

1  Thank Ayyachamy A
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Skandashramam is the place where Sri Ramana Maharshi stayed and medideated for 7 years from 1915 to 1922. There is an entry to this from within the Ramanashram. It is about 1.25 kms from the ground level. The entire path is full of steps, amidst...More

1  Thank KASIRAO5646
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This place is steep climb of about 30 minutes for the normal visitors . .best time to go after the breakfast at 8 am - a swami Ji comes here at 8 am & after lighting lamp - sings from his soul -putting most of...More

1  Thank kamakshi2015
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