Tapovan in Rishikesh

Tapovan Rishikesh

Tapovan (Sanskrit) comes from the two root words tapas – meaning penance and by extension religious mortification and austerity, and more generally spiritual practice, and Vana, meaning forest or thicket. Tapovan then translates as a forest of austerities or spiritual practice.

Our Homestay is located in Tapovan which is a part of Rishikesh and, famous for the Yoga and Meditation retreat.