Skandashramam, Thiruvannamalai

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#3 of 6 in Historic Sites in Thiruvannamalai
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  • Less prominent heard yet very imp and prominent place to visit to connect with Ramaashram. Moderately maintained compared to Ramanashram. I definitely enjyed my visit.  more »
  • Skandashram is the place a Ramana - the sage of Arunachala lived . The climb here from Ramanashram is strenuous and takes about 40 minutes if you are not too fast . Once you reVh here - total bliss en...  more »
  • Have been to this place, every time we visit ramanashramam. Very well maintained, peaceful and a great place to meditate and reflect upon yourselves. One can choose a week day, if you prefer bit more ...  more »
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  • Ideal place for maditation. It is pleasant and peace full place. It had its importance due to Ramana maharshi lived from 1915 to 1922 .& Where his mother joined him. The asramam is a cave. It is situated on Hill 1 mile from Ramanasramam. The whole Hill is considered as a temple, so while climbing the devoties were take off the shoes. I surprised the foreigners are also climbing hill without sandles.. This place was heavily crouded with foreigners (ramana maharshi devoties). MUST WISIT PLACE.
  • Very peaceful place. You can mediate without any disturbance and enjoy the serenity of nature.
  • skandasramam is in the middle of the tiruvannamalai hill, there are two route to reach. i suggest you to go to sri ramashramam , park your vehicle and leave the footwear, from there, a very beautiful path way leads you toward skandasramam. . it may take more than 30 minutes (by walk) to reach so you need to carry water bottles and food.(careful with the monkeys) i have seen some women selling butter milk . some guys selling beautiful statues.
  • A nice place in nice atmosphere which gives nice experience .
  • Beautiful and peaceful spot on the hill. Powerful place for meditation and reflection.
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