MVT Rishikesh

Experience the spiritual atmosphere of Rishikesh in the comfort and security of the MVT Guesthouse & Restaurant.
Balaknath Rd, Upper Tapovan, Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249192
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Balaknath Rd, Upper Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249192

Our Programs

Kirtan Mela: A Celebration of Devotion and Joy

This festival brings together participants from around the world to celebrate the joy of chanting, dancing, and spreading the Holy Name of the Lord in an ecstatic celebration of devotion. The Kirtan Mela Rishikesh features an impressive gathering of prominent Kirtaniyas from the global ISKCON community. These revered artists lead the congregation in soul-stirring kirtans, creating an atmosphere of pure spiritual bliss. Attendees have the unique opportunity to submerge themselves in the collective chanting and dancing, experiencing a deep connection with the divine.

Set in the spiritual hub of Rishikesh, the festival also offers a serene environment that enhances the overall experience. Participants leave with their hearts uplifted and spirits rejuvenated, carrying the divine vibrations with them long after the festival concludes.

MVT's Yoga Teachers' Training Course: Uniting Yoga and Bhakti

Discover the transformative power of yoga at MVT Yoga Program, nestled in the serene environs of Rishikesh. Our program is designed to provide a holistic approach to well-being, offering two spacious yoga halls and manicured lawns that serve as the perfect backdrop for your practice.

Led by our highly trained yoga instructor, Heidi Dasi, our weekly drop-in yoga classes cater to practitioners of all levels. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced yogi, Heidi is dedicated to guiding you towards your fullest potential, helping you explore the depths of your practice with precision and grace.

At MVT Yoga Program, we understand that yoga is not just about physical postures, but also about cultivating a deeper connection with oneself and the world around us. Our program encourages self-exploration and growth, providing a nurturing environment where you can delve into the ancient teachings of yoga and unlock the secrets of inner peace and harmony.

Our Programs

Kirtan Mela: A Celebration of Devotion and Joy

The Mayapur Vrindavan Trust (MVT) Kirtan Mela is an exhilarating festival celebrated at our ashram in the holy city of Vrindavan. This event is a vibrant gathering that invites devotees from all corners of the globe to come together in a spirit of unity and devotion. The Kirtan Mela is graced by the presence of many renowned kirtaniyas (musicians) from the ISKCON community.

During this festival, the atmosphere is charged with the ecstatic sounds of kirtan, where participants chant, dance, and immerse themselves in the joyous vibrations of the Holy Name of the Lord. It is a time of profound spiritual connection, communal harmony, and pure bliss, as the sacred chants resonate through the hearts of all who attend. Join us at the MVT Kirtan Mela and be part of this divine celebration of devotion and joy.

MVT's Yoga Teachers' Training Course: Uniting Yoga and Bhakti

MVT's Yoga Teachers' Training Course (TTC) is a unique offering that perfectly aligns with the cultural ethos of ISKCON devotees while being recognized by the prestigious Yoga Alliance. This transformative program seamlessly integrates essential elements like daily morning rituals, soul-stirring chanting, profound bhakti yoga philosophy, and insightful discourses on the Bhagavad Gita, providing participants with a holistic spiritual and educational experience.

Nestled within the serene and secure surroundings of MVT Vrindavan, our ashram exudes a palpable spiritual ambiance. With its award-winning architecture, enchanting gardens adorned with mango trees, and the devoted service of our staff, the ashram provides an idyllic setting for immersive learning and profound spiritual growth.

Led by experienced instructors from the esteemed Sivananda Yoga Centre in Gurgaon, our Yoga TTC draws from over 50 years of collective teaching experience. Complemented by the expertise of MVT's own Yoga teachers, who impart the teachings of bhakti, the course offers a well-rounded and enriching curriculum.

Located just behind the revered ISKCON Vrindavan - Sri Sri Krishna Balaram Temple, MVT Vrindavan offers easy access to one of the most revered temples in the holy city, further enriching the spiritual journey of all participants.

Our Facilities

Pure vegetarian
Yoga halls
Free Wi-fi
Parking space


Our Guests Testimonials

"Peaceful ✌️ stay. We stayed in this property for one day only but feels very positively. Staff is very good. Special thanks to Mr. Naveen. Very well maintained property. You will feel the positive vibrations 📳 here. Food was scrumptious, luscious ( without onion 🌰 and garlic). Good combination of yummy food with calm service. From now onwards whenever I visit Rishikesh I will always stay 💯 % in this property only. Again thanks to Mr. Naveen for everything."
Shiva Bhardwaj, India
Product Manager, Sisyphus
"Wonderful place to stay. Courteous and helpful staff. Knowledgeable about our needs and those of our (mostly USA peops) Beautiful facility. Good food. Marvelous outdoor seating area. Conveniently located. Loved everything about it."
Edna K, USA
Web Developer, Sisyphus
"This hotel is a gem of peacefulness in the center of hectic Tapovan. Perfectly located, super clean and quiet with a beautiful garden. The staff is amazing, makes you feel at home but respecting your privacy. I would not recommend another place to stay in Tapovan. Beds are super comfortable and bathroom are big and clean. And the food is amazing Thank you 🙏🏼"
Lucie Vidal, USA
Head of Design, Layers
"Room was very clean, as well the bathroom. Good bed too. I enjoyed a wonderful of Kirtan there, and we were all offered food after it. It was my first stay there in Rishikesh (where I have tried many hotels in the as years) but i will definitely come again. It's a quiet and serene place, with a garden, sattvic food served at the restaurant, and a very attentive staff. Really an inspiring experience for me."
Vanessa Ganesha, Belgium
UX Designer, Circooles
"We had a pleasant stay at MVT Rishikesh ,the staff is very cooperative, prompt and helpful. The environment is very peaceful, clean and lush green. It has beautiful well maintained lawn, the morning view is spectacular. Food is cooked fresh and is delicious and without onion and garlic(which is hard to find)and most important the rooms were clean the location is excellent away from the noisy main road. They have kirtan every Saturday, Gaur Nitai deities at the reception are really beautiful. I would definitely recommend this property to everyone."
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Pooja Sharma, India
Head of Design, Layers