Namrata Zakaria of Harper’s Bazaar magazine visits the Isha Yoga Center and is blown away by the ashram, its natural surroundings and the Mahashivratri celebrations.

Harper’s Bazaar, one of the world’s leading fashion and lifestyle magazines, featured Sadhguru and the Isha Yoga Center in the June issue of its India Edition. Namrata Zakaria from the magazine, visited the Isha Yoga Center during the Mahashivratri celebrations in March this year. Namrata is blown away by the architectural beauty of the ashram and the natural scenery of the surrounding Velliangiri Hills. While participating in the night-long Mahashivratri celebrations, she is struck by the 600,000 meditators in the crowd – “the largest congregation after the Maha Kumbh Mela,” she says.

She also catches up with Donna Karan, internationally renowned DKNY fashion designer and icon, who was celebrating Mahashivratri after having just completed the Inner Way Program with Sadhguru.