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A Spiritual Haven for North American Seekers!

Two decades ago, Pujya Gurudevshri commenced the North America dharmayatras, heralding a new era of awakening in the West. Over these transformative years, His profound teachings have ignited a spiritual renaissance, leading to an exponential growth in the number of seekers and the establishment of a dynamic infrastructure for spiritual development. This journey has led to the creation of 47 satsang centres, 18 youth centres, 42 children’s centres and 47 seva centres, each serving as a pillar of enlightenment and community service. To accelerate their internal journey furthermore, a major impetus was provided by the grace of Param Krupalu Dev and Pujya Gurudevshri which led to the achievement of a major milestone – the acquirement of premises for the Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram, United States of America!

Nestled in the unflustered mountains of Pennsylvania, just an hour from Newark International Airport, lies the Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram, USA, a sacred space designed for aspirants to pole vault their internal states. Conveniently located within easy reach of thousands of Raj Parivar members, it is at a short distance from key locations such as Manhattan, Long Island and New Jersey.

Spread across a sprawling area of over 400 acres, the Ashram offers an idyllic environment for spiritual growth, retreat and rejuvenation. The Ashram’s precincts encompass two large water bodies covering over 30 acres, vast open spaces and over 100 acres of lush green lawns, providing a peaceful backdrop for reflection and meditation. The Ashram boasts an extensive array of facilities designed to cater to the needs of its visitors. It features more than 175 rooms, capable of accommodating over 1,000 people. These well-appointed stay facilities ensure comfort and tranquillity for all seekers. With over 270,000 square feet of built-up area, the Ashram includes fully functioning kitchens, a dining hall and combined banquet areas. The lake view dining facilities and café offer serene settings for meals and gatherings.

In addition to its impressive accommodation and dining facilities, the Ashram is equipped with a variety of amenities to enhance visitor experience. The Ashram offers indoor and outdoor sports areas, encouraging physical well-being alongside spiritual growth. The Ashram also includes offices, meeting rooms and a gift shop, fostering a sense of community and providing spaces for bothformal and informal gatherings.

Behind the vibrancy of the Ashram is the dedication of over 500 volunteers from across the USA and Canada. These sevaks are contributing their time and effort towards the Ashram’s development and will ensure a welcoming environment for all those who shall visit it.

The Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram, USA stands as a beacon of enlightenment, inviting seekers from all walks of life to immerse themselves in its nurturing environment. Whether one is seeking devotion, wisdom, solace or community living, the Ashram provides a sanctuary for personal and spiritual growth. The pious space shall inspire and support the inward journeys of countless individuals, fostering a legacy of peace and service.

#SadguruWhispers Dispassion is not dry. It is wet with devotion for the divine.