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Explore the diverse culture of India by living in Rishikesh, often referred to as the International Capital of Yoga. One of the most spiritual and religious cities in the world, many famous personalities like Steve Jobs and the Beetles actually settled here to get some peace of mind.
Rishikesh is also known as the yoga capital of the world. Lying across the holy river Ganga, it is one of the most spiritual cities in India located in the lower Himalayas. As a volunteer, you will work with an NGO providing formal education to children from slum area teaching them various subjects, sports etc. You can use your knowledge in various subjects or skills as an artist or musician to teach the students. As a foreigner, you can also give them various cultural sessions about your own country. Don't worry though, it is not all work. Rishikesh is a cultural hub and there is no lack of places to visit and enjoy with various markets, temples, riverside beaches, yoga ashrams to visit. For the adventure seekers, there is no lack of adventure trekking trails and activities like bungee jumping nearby. Highlights: - Spend your evenings lazying on the banks of River Ganga. - Lots of trekking trails and adventure activities for the adventure enthusiasts! - Volunteer with children and other student volunteers, doing something meaningful during your travel. - Explore the multi-cuisine cafes at Tapovan while meeting other travellers from around the world. - Don't forget to take yoga classes. Rishikesh is known as the Yoga capital of the world for a reason!

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