Rules and Regulations of School

SILENT MEDITATION RETREAT

Ashram Rules and Regulations :

• The Rishikesh Yogi Ashram is dedicated to creating a more conscious and compassionate world. Our mission is to create a safe and sacred environment to promote spirituality, ethical behavior, respect and trust.

• The student's behavior and attitude, while at the ashram, should respect Ashram culture and enhance the spiritual atmosphere of the Ashram. The Ashram should not be treated like a social club or resort.

• Students should maintain an atmosphere encouraging mutual respect, civil and congenial relationships and free from all forms of harassment and violence, where everyone can discuss their differences and exchange ideas openly, honestly and respectfully.

• Students should use respectful language with each other. Any bullying, negative gossiping, spreading of rumors may result to expulsion from the course.

• Tobacco, alcohol, non-prescription drugs, meat, fish, eggs are NOT allowed while staying in the ashram.

• Students should not make public displays of affection. Public nudity is forbidden. Celibacy as part of the spiritual discipline is encouraged while staying at the Ashram. Modest dress (shoulders, midriff and legs covered) should be maintained at all times including asana classes.

• Students should not leave the ashram premises without permission of the director.

• Lights are out after 9:30pm. Use of electronic gadgets like mobile phones / tablets etc. is not allowed in the ashram except during designated hours in office area only.

• Use of heavy electrical items like iron, water cooker etc is not allowed in the rooms due to electricity overload problem.

• Participation in scheduled classes, karma yoga and Satsang is mandatory.

• Photography, video, audio recording is not allowed during the classes without prior permission of the director.

• Students are responsible for their own medical and health care. They should carry their own medicines if necessary. very limited medical care is available at the ashram and it can be provided only in case of emergency.

• Certificate will be awarded only after passing the exams and with at least 200 attendance hours.

• Rishikesh Yogi Ashram is not responsible if the ashram environment or the course does not meet personal expectations of the student. We only assure you what is mentioned on the website.

• All disputes are subject to the law of the India and will be decided only by the competent court in the India to the exclusion of any other court or way of settling legal or other disputes.