Rikhia Yoga Ashram is a promiment Center of Yoga, Meditation and Peace located 12km from Deoghar Town. Rikhia is a village panchayat and was once an area of dense forests inhabited by rishis, who loving the isolation and serenity of the place, flocked there to perform tapasya and sadhana. It is a great place to de-stress because simply being there reduces and removes the stress levels one tends to accumulate in life. The place is pure, serene and radiates peace.
The Yoga Ashram consists of Rikhiapeeth, Sivananda Ashram and Sivananda Math. Here over 1500 poor childrenare provided with food daily along with support, education and training.
Rikhia Ashram at Deoghar was established by Swami Satyananda Saraswati in 1988. Every year in the month of November/ December a grand fair is held here with great pomp and show. Sita-Vivah is arranged here. Thousand of devotees from different corners of the world participate in this fair. Foreigners are seen in every corner of the town. This Ashram is indeed a sacred place in Deoghar. The Ashram is linked to Bihar Yoga Bharati Munger.
How to Reach Rikhia?
Reserve an Auto from Jasidih Jn. or Deoghar Railway Station. They shouldnot charge more than Rs 100 ($2). Regular buses also ply between Rikhia and Deoghar, but they are often crowded and their timings are not available.
See also: How to reach Deoghar?
Things to do
Meditate for eternal peace
Learn Yoga for staying healthy
Enjoy Ashram made 100% Pure and Natural Food