Activity – Family Retreat

Quote – Being a sadhu means…

Being a sadhu really means being a person whose mind is resolved about his life.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Growth is to become a full-time devotee

Growth is progress from being a part-time devotee of Isvara to being a full-time devotee.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – To grow spiritually

To grow spiritually is to recognize and appreciate Isvara as the creation and the laws that govern it.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – The basis for prayer

The basis for any form of prayer is the acknowledgement of our helplessness and then seeking help.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Wise man is happy by himself

A wise man is the one who is happy by himself and because of himself.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Goal of Life

The goal of life is to know that the goal has already been accomplished.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Nothing more Sacred than Knowledge

In this world, there is nothing more sacred, more purifying than knowledge.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – You are the whole

That you are the whole is the view of the Vedas.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – The Self is full and complete

The Self, being full and complete, is not isolated from anything. This teaching is Vedanta.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Vedanta is a means of knowledge

Vedanta is neither a theory nor a practice. It is a means of knowledge to know the truth about you.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Everything is given

No one has authored anything in the creation, for everything is given.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – About original sin

  ‘I am the role’ is the original sin, ...if there is something like an original sin.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Quote – Wisdom is fresh

Wisdom is fresh, coming as it does from a teacher to a student like even the Ganges.

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –


That you are the whole is the view of the Vedas.​

– Swami Dayananda Saraswati –

Listen to Pujya Swamiji talking about how the study of Vedanta helps a person in his/her life  …

Family Retreat: Children Camp along with Parents

Arsha Vidya Pitham is organising a “Family Retreat” at Swami Dayananda Ashram, Rishikesh, India. This is a Children retreat but compulsorily accompanied by parents / guardians, and sessions will be conducted separately for Children as well as for Parents / Guardians simultaneously.

Main Acharya: Swami Sakshatkrtananda Saraswati
Camp Coordinator: Pulluri Srinivas
And assisted by volunteers of Arsha Vidya Sampradaya

Focus of the Retreat

  • This retreat initiates the process of assimilation of certain important values and healthy attitudes.
  • Explore towards Pujas, Meditation, Yogasanas, Chanting, Stories, Sanskrit and Yogic games, etc.,


Monday, 6th – Sunday, 12th May, 2024.
Note: The participants will arrive on 5th and leave on 13th May,  2024.


Rs. 3000/- per child & Rs. 5000/- per Adult


Age of the child should be between 12 to 15 years only

For registrations

Click the link given below:

Last date of Registration

29th February, 2024

Camp Coordinator can be reached on WhatsApp – +91 9486819637