Adiyogi - The Source of Yoga is situated 30 kilometers (20 miles) west of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Coimbatore, a major industrial city in southern India, is well connected by air, rail and road. Major airlines operate regular flights to Coimbatore from Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru. Train services are available from all major cities in India.
There are direct buses between Coimbatore and Adiyogi (view the timetable). Taxis can be booked from the airport as well as the railway station. Alternatively, contact the travel desk to book a taxi to the center.
There are several events that occur on a daily basis, such as Aumkar initiation, and the Isha Kriya guided meditation.
Adiyogi is open every day from 8am to 8pm.
Isha Kriya is a simple yet potent process rooted in the timeless wisdom of the yogic sciences. Offered by Sadhguru, it has the potential to transform the life of anyone willing to invest just 12 minutes a day.
Daily practice of Isha Kriya helps brings health, dynamism, peace and wellbeing. It is a powerful tool to cope with the hectic pace of modern life.
Visitors to Adiyogi can be initiated into the timeless and powerful mantra "Aum". The mantra activates and energizes the various sections of the body, reverberating through the whole system. Furthermore, it can bring peace and balance to the meditator's system, and is known to relieve people from numerous physical and mental ailments when practiced regularly.
As a way to become open to the energies of Yogeshwar Linga, devotees can make an offering of water and neem leaves to the linga.
Devotees can offer a vastram to Adiyogi by tying a black cloth on one of the trishuls surrounding Adiyogi.
An opportunity to become receptive to the Grace of Adiyogi, which can fuel one’s striving towards ultimate liberation.
Every full moon night, Adiyogi is open until 12:00 am and a music concert is offered in front of Adiyogi from 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Every new moon day, traditional offerings are made to the Yogeshwar Linga by people from the surrounding villages. There is also an offering of traditional music and dance, followed by distribution of prasadam.
Events and Celebrations
Events and Celebrations
4th March 2019, 6 pm to 6 am.
Mahashivratri presents us with a unique opportunity to make use of the forces of nature for our wellbeing. The exuberant nightlong festival at the Isha Yoga Center sets the ideal ambience for the unfolding of an intense spiritual experience. The unique planetary positions on Mahashivratri are such that there is a natural upsurge of energy within the human system.
Science and Mysticism
विज्ञान और रहस्यवाद
This face of Adiyogi will be an iconic presence to orient the world towards their liberation. Adiyogi is a reminder for humanity to shift from religion to responsibility. The form of Adiyogi will leave an imprint on your consciousness. No matter where you go, his face will stick with you in such a way that you will turn inward. This is about transformation beyond thought and emotion.Adiyogi will be a very important tool for those who are striving to liberate themselves. Adiyogi is a presence that people cannot miss – the greatest face on the planet. Greatest not in comparison to anything else but because of the possibility that it opens up. This is a fantastic gateway for those who are seeking liberation. Liberation from anything that binds you – this will be the nature of the linga. Adiyogi’s iconic presence will inspire millions of people across the planet.
In this week’s Spot, Sadhguru reveals plans for a 112-feet Adiyogi statue in the Velliangiri Foothills, and other plans for Adiyogi statues throughout India. “This is not a deity, this is not a temple of some kind, this is an iconic inspiration for people.”