Avadhoota Datta Peetham, Mysuru (Mysore)

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Study yoga, the Vedas and Sanskrit, and take part in bhajans through music at Avadhoota Datta Peetham, an popular ashram of guru Sri Ganapathi Sachchidanadanda Swamiji at the foot of Chamundi Hill. Sprawling across 16 hectares (40 acres), this modern temple complex features a large pool and lecture halls where traditional pujas and homas are performed. This spot is known for the world’s largest music therapy and chanting session. Take a walk in sculpture garden with 400 bonsai specimens and admire the statues of Lord Hanuman and Lord Ganesha. You can talk to and feed parrots and parakeets. Plan a Mysuru (Mysore) trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • September 2, 2017
    The Avadhoota Datta Peetham is better known locally as the Sachidananda Ashram. The place has achieved popularity in recent years owing to it housing a large aviary called Shuka Vana, where a large nu...  more »
  • August 29, 2017
    Divine atmosphere. The majestic Lord Hanuman deity is visible from outside itself. Lord Shiva, Balaji, Ganapathy, Dattatreya, Navagraha and other deities are present. Wonderful Temple maintained very ...  more »
  • August 25, 2017
    at the foot of the chamundi hills is the ashram. the temple is huge and very very well maintained. there is an atmosphere of peace and harmony. you connect with god when you are there. there is anothe...  more »
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  • June 21, 2017
    Peaceful place to visit. Don't miss the bonsai garden which is really awesome. Take a look at the bird sanctuary which has hundreds of amazing birds.
  • July 10, 2017
    Nice temple with all amenities. Has a beautiful Balaji idol along with Padmavathi, Dhanvanthari, Ganesha and a huge 70 feet idol of lord Anjaneya. Must place to visit if you are a religious person.
  • November 11, 2016
    A place for peace. Best for children. With Museum - with gem rocks, Bird sanctuary - where u can feed them n take pics too, bonsai garden, musical concerts, vedic education, temples, devotional place to find your inner peace.
  • June 20, 2017
    Very strong,healthy vibrations.
  • February 25, 2017
    A peaceful place to worship Sri Sadguru..

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Where to stay in Mysuru (Mysore)

Make your reservations early to enjoy the range of accommodations available in Mysuru (Mysore), as the diverse range of hotels and guesthouses in this popular tourist town can fill up quickly. For the bulk of available options, look south of the train station along the JLB arterial road. A handful of old colonial treasures still stand, along with a number of modern hotels, some offering views of the more princely architecture in the city. Simple guesthouses on primarily residential side streets, as well as a few shared-room hostels, provide good options for budget-conscious travelers.
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