Shanti Kunj Haridwar
It is located on the banks of River Ganga in Haridwar district of Uttarakhand state. Shanti Kunj is a famous Ashram of Goddess Gayatri. Shantikunj was established by pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya on a small piece of land in 1971. Later it is spread over a large area named as Gayatri Nagar.
It has a very big and beautiful campus with every facility available inside like a very big auditorium, free food facility, accommodation, library, and a medicinal center.
Shanti Kunj is the headquarters of a spiritual and social organization “All World Gayatri Family”. This is the center of attraction for tourists and intellectual seekers. This organization is devoted to activities such as cultural, moral, spiritual awareness and national unity. Several types of camp are often held here for youth development and national integration.
There is also a very big auditorium where the marriage takes place, one can also relax and meditate and other exercises in this hall.
Brahmavar Research Institute in Shanti Kunj:
It was established in 1979 and is dedicated to the scientific discovery of Spirituality. Library, laboratory, and rare Ayurvedic herbs are also available in this institute.
Dev Shakti University in Shanti Kunj:
It was established by the Uttarakhand government in 2002. This is a complete residential university operated by the Vedamata Gayatri Trust, Shanti Kunj.
Here, a diploma, a degree is provided in clinics such as Clinic Psychology, Yoga Science, Indian Culture, and Theology.
Is Shanti Kunj is a safe place?
Yes, it is a safe place.
How to reach Shanti Kunj
This Ashram is located at NH58 at a distance of 6 km from Haridwar Railway Station. One can easily reach to this place by auto or taxi. The nearest airport is Jolly Grant airport which is 30 Km far from this place.
Nearby places from Shanti Kunj
Bharat Mata Mandir (1.2 Km):
Bharat Mata Mandir is located in Uttarakhand’s Haridwar district. Haridwar is known for its temples, math’s built here. India is a Religious country, for many centuries there have been many religions flourishing. Sanatan Dharma is the main religion of India.
Shapt Rishi Ashram (900 meters):
Patanjali Yogpeeth (3.6 Km):
This Ashram is named after ancient Yoga Guru Patanjali. This Yoga and Ayurveda Ashram is very well connected by Haridwar by auto, buses and all other facilities like Hospitals, Dispensary, Yoga center and Ayurveda medicine center.
Bilkeshwar Mahadev Mandir (8.2 Km):
The Bilkeshwar Mahadev temple is one of the famous temples of Haridwar. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and his wife and is located on the Mount Bilva. This temple is situated only a short distance from Har Ki Pauri Haridwar.
Har Ki Pauri (5.2 Km):