Swami Dayananda Ashram, Swami Dayananda Nagar

We are pleased to announce the commencement of a long term residential course in Vedanta, Sanskrit and allied subjects for a period of three years, likely to start on 26th October 2020.

This will be preceded by a one-month course from 5th August to 3rd September, 2020.

  • Separate application forms for the one month and long term course are appended. Those who wish to join the long term course have to go through the one month course while those who wish to join the one month course need not necessarily join the long term course.

  • The last date for submission of application is 30th April, 2020. Those selected for the one month course will be intimated by the end of May 2020.

  • Accommodation will be on shared basis for the one month course.

  • Those who join the one month course and wish to continue for the long term course will not have direct entry but will go through the selection process.

  • The teaching is offered free of any cost. However, the ashram is run on voluntary donations. So voluntary donations are welcome.

  • Foreigners applying for the one month course may come on a visitor’s visa. Once selected for the long term course, process for student’s visa will be initiated.

Qualifications for joining the one month/three year course

  • Graduates who know to read/write /speak good English.

  • Students below the age of 40 years (subject to exceptions) and bachelors will be preferred for three year course.

  • The climate in Rishikesh is extremely hot summers and extremely cold winters. Students must have the capacity to endure the same.

  • A daily routine for students to follow is enclosed along with application forms for one month and three year courses along with the syllabus.

  • All classes will be compulsory.

Links to: Course syllabus   &  Daily schedule for three year course

Completed application forms with a PP size photograph may be sent to For any further details you may write to us at the same address.

Application form can be downloaded here


16th January, 2020   CHIEF ACARYA


Swami Dayananda Ashram
Purani Jhadi, Muni-Ke-Reti-249137
Tehri Garhwal, (Uttarakhand), India

Swami Dayananda Ashram - Arsha Vidya Pitham - Rishikesh