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Sri Ramana Ashram, Thiruvannamalai

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Learn about self-inquiry and awakening at Sri Ramana Ashram, the spiritual hermitage of a renowned Indian sage at the foot of the Arunachala Hills. Dedicated to the first Hindu guru to gain international recognition, who lived here from 1922 until his death in 1950, the ashram features a shrine visited by thousands of devotees every year. The shrine displays some personal belongings of Ramana Maharshi, who gained fame in popular Western culture by the English novelist W. Somerset Maugham. Walk among peacocks in the tranquil ashram surrounded by greenery. Add Sri Ramana Ashram to your Thiruvannamalai travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Thiruvannamalai itinerary builder.
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  • I visited Raman ashram and it is must visit place in thiruvanamalai. This is a great place for meditation. I walked up in the hill to see house of Ramana Maharshi which is excellent. Its 1.4 kms from ...  more »
  • Ramanashram does have a spiritual aura that you can feel when you are there. Although there are many pilgrim centers, in the country, some of them have a special sanctity and this is one of those.  more »
  • Incredible place ... The buddha field there is incredibly strong. An advanced seeker shall certainly find it easier to meditate in that environment. I went there first in Jan 2017 .. i wanted to stay ...  more »
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  • Awsome collection of writings abt bhagavan ramana
  • Ramana Ashram is really a peaceful place, amazing atmosphere, people can grab a lot of books from there.
  • Lot off Good books available here