Sivananda Ashram is a famous ashram located in Rishikesh. This Ashram is situated on the banks of river Ganga near Ram Jhula. This Ashram was established by Swami Shivanand in the year 1932. Swami Shivanand was a prestigious spiritual guru. This ashram is also known as named of "Divya Jeevan Sangh". From this ashram, Yoga-Vedanta and religious books are done published. Situated in the foothills of the Himalayas, this Ashram promotes spirituality in the region. It runs a number of charitable and spiritual institutions like Ashram Ayurvedic dispensary, Yoga-Vedanta Forest Academy and Sivananda Eye Hospital. This ashram is known for purity, spirituality and high ideals. This ashram is the main centre of devotion and spirituality. Sivananda Ashram is one of the main ashrams of Rishikesh..
The nearest airport to Rishikesh is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, which is about 20 km from Rishikesh.
The nearest railway station of Rishikesh is Rishikesh, which comes under to the Northern Railway Zone of Indian Railways.
Sivananda Ashram is located at a distance of about 3 km from Rishikesh bus stand.
The journey of Sivananda Ashram can be done throughout the year, but the best time to visit here is between the months of October to April. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold. Due to cold in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much. Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of rains.