The most ancient epitome of Mughal art constructed in 1628-1658. It is made of white marbles. It is the combination of Indian and Islamic architectural style. It is one of the universally admirable heritage of world. Tajmahal is the symbol of love. Its location at the banks of river Yamuna makes one feel pacified. The pleasant nature does not strain to complete the visit of whole building. Altogether it’s a mesmerizing experience. This trip will initiates the silencing of mind.
THE INDIA GATE
The India Gate is located in the center of New Delhi, the capital of India. It was made by Edwin Lutyens In 1921. This landmark in Delhi commemorates the members of the erstwhile British Indian Army who sacrificed their lives fighting for the Indian Empire in the Afghan Wars and World War. After India got its independence, India Gate became the site of Amar Jawan Jyoti -Indian Army's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. It is counted among the largest war memorials in India. The Shrine of the Amar Jawan Jyoti is burning since 1971. It represents the flame of the immortal warrior that marks the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The shrine is made of black marble with a rifle placed on its barrel. This rifle is crested by a soldier's helmet. The words- "Amar Jawan" (Immortal Warrior) is inscribed in gold on each face of the cenotaph which is placed on an edifice. The edifice has four torches on its four corners, these torches are kept alive.
KUNJAPURI DEVI TEMPLE
It is a sacred temple in Rishikesh with immense hindu religion. It is located at the height of 1676 meters on a hill. It is one of the 52 Shakti peeth in Uttarakhand. The chest of burned Shakti (Godess Parvati) had fall here. People from all over India comes maximum in navaratri (Dassehra) festival. One has to cover 80 steep steps to reach the temple from the road. The peek point offers the view point. The beautiful mountain around this temple initiates the divinity. Early morning sun rise is the great event can be catched. It is 1.30 hr to 2 hrs of journey from Swargashram. 25 Kms from rishikesh rail way station and 39 Kms from Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun. This outing will initiates the divinity.
River Ganga is the eternal and real God visible in Rishikesh. Hence the nature and forests are huge and meakes the cerene atmosphere. This made the cultural aspects in every human living around this river. Rishikesh is a resting place for sages from long back. Recently in 9th century Adi Shankaracharya visited. One can really realize the self by removing the emotions in the middle of mountains, rapid water flow and the unknown depth of the river. Hence rafting is the best adventure. The experienced maters will be guiding the rafting. This outing will erase the fear and other emotions.
As a part of different experiences, camping will be experienced in near local areas safely. There will be chance to play vollyboll, basket boll, badminton. Chance to have dj night and bon fire. There will be hygienic food provided and the tent will be as traditional home. The staff from the school will make sure about the safety. The local villages and traditional life makes you feel the best hospitality. This trip will initiates the openness.
As the sacred place, it attracted many saints to settle at its banks. Popularly Shivananda Ashram, Dayananda Ashram, Maharshi Mahesh yogi Ashram (Beatle’s Ashram) are still visible on the banks of river Ganga. The beautiful construction of bridges namely, Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula are the two ways to cross the river by pedals and two wheelers. Each ashram follows the tradition of praying the river Ganga every evening. The followers of each ashram are still make the celebrations also at the banks of river Ganga and pays their devotion. Students will be allowed to join that devotional activity on one of the days of actual program. This visit helps us to realize the cerenity of river Ganga. The Bhajans or chanting or risiting Sanskrit shlokas by Gurukulam (traditional school) students makes the students to feel the vibrations of saints around us. Its all the saints efforts, we can vibrations when we sit in deep meditation.