Get in touch with you inner Yogi
Learn the secrets of Ashtang and Hatha Yoga from highly trained masters. Get the in-depth knowledge of healthy eating, self-care through holistic-living, and meditation techniques from the bhakti tradition. Discover well-being as a way of life.
The Daily Yoga Life
Experience a snapshot of the possibilities of reconnecting with yourself with our daily programmes. From Ayurvedic massages and unwinding at the pool to meditating in nature, at Ecovillage life is truly lived in the joyous moment.
Try your hand at organic farming or discover the joys of giving with our animal care programme. If you’re a nature-lover then Ecovillage is a perfect place to experience the joys and wisdom of sustainable living.
A visit to the Govardhan Ecovillage is about living a life close to nature and rediscovering your roots. Govardhan Ecovillage is nestled amidst the famous Sahyadri mountain range of India, which is one of the top ten Biodiversity hotspots in the world. Join us for a day tour where our guides will give you a detailed view of the working of this award-winning sustainable farming community. Discover a different way of life.
DAY VISIT SCHEDULE
07:00 AM: Asana Class and Pranayama
08:00 AM: Breakfast
09:30 AM: Yoga Nidra Relaxation Therapy
10:00 AM: Talk (JOSD /Vegetarianism /Ecology)
10:40 AM: Nature Walk /Vrindavan Parikrama
12:00 PM: Temple Aarti
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Lunch Free Time
3:00 PM: Video Show
3:30 PM: Bhagavad Gita Class
4:15 PM: Asana Class & Pranayama
5:10 PM: Goseva Vrindavan, Temple Aarti
6:20 PM: Yamuna Aarti
SHIVAJI FORT AT MOUNT KOHOJ
How would you like to visit a place that just looks like a beautiful landscape painting come alive? One of the prime attractions at the Govardhan Eco Village is the rich experience of nature’s beauty that one gets to relish. The Govardhan Eco Village is nestled amidst the Sahyadri mountain ranges, a part of the Western ghats of India.
The Sahyadri mountains are famous as one of the richest sources of biodiversity, along with also being a home to a rich cultural he mountain peak facing the Govardhan Eco Village is the famous Mt. Kohoj, celebrated for serving as a hide out of the illustrious king Chatrapati Shivaji. King Shivaji, who belonged to the Maratha dynasty, was one of the most famous warrior kings of India and is a popular figure even today in the state of Maharashtra. One can still find ruins of the fort King Shivaji built atop Mt. Kohoj. Also on top of the mountain are three temples and two man made caves that act as a source of fresh mountain water.