Ashram is a very special place. Buuuut on the other hand it’s a very normal place. Most people probably think it’s strange religious voodoo place where people drink blood and go into trans. Well, not exactly but if you hear someone singing Hare Krishna, you go across the street and avoid them. At least in my hometown. And who would have thought we’re going to be chanting these songs for 11 days, twice a day. Not me 🙂 This ashram’s is dedicated to two gurus. Swami Sivananda and Swami…

”You have such nice colors!” Thanks. I think. I actually didn’t know if he’s talking about my pants or something else, like my aura. Some people here have different interests 🙂 A guy from our neighbor country spent 11 weeks in Vipassana, the silent meditation. No speaking for almost 3 months. And looks like any other guy you meet on the street. I don’t think he engages in stupid conversations tough 🙂 We chose Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Meenakshi Ashram because of the program yoga vacation. We wanted to learn the…

These things marked our days in Madurai. We were enjoying different food in a nice restaurant Amritsagar and everything was very tasteful, full of spices and cheap. India is way cheaper than Sri Lanka. And then it happened. I was awakened in the middle of the night by the watery sounds of food poisoning. We knew it was bound to happen sooner or later. Poor Mic spent the whole night on the toilet. It was almost ok in the morning, thank you antibiotics! One down, one to go….