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Volunteer in Rishikesh
Rishikesh is traditionally known as the spiritual capital of the globe.
RISHIKESH NARAYANAN. Center for Learning and Memory. The University of Texas at Austin.
RISHIKESH NARAYANAN. Assistant Professor. Molecular Biophysics Unit.
Rishikesh – by the Ganga
Mar 6, 2011 What is it?
Rishikesh – A Cauldron of Experience

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Mexican tourist raped in Rishikesh
PTI, Updated: August 25, 2011 17:22 IST Dehradun: A Mexican woman was allegedly raped by a local youth at Laxman Jhoola area of Pauri district near Rishikesh, police said today.
Rishikesh, India: 'The yoga capital of the world'
By Kristin R. Jackson Yoga and spiritual devotees flock to Rishikesh, along the banks of the Ganges, India's holy river. No comments have been posted to this article.
216 hours
It would be Rishikesh first, then Chamba. As the ascent began, the clouds started drifting below , forming a dreamy cover over foamy streams tumbling down mountains. There was little indication of things to come.
Landslides suspend yatra to Himalayan shrines in Uttarakhand
Meanwhile Rishikesh-Gangotri national highway is still blocked fore more than two weeks. Whereas Kedarnath-Badrinath route was disrupted after boulders slipped from a hilltop at Sirobagad, blocking the route completely.
Pilgrimage to Badrinath, Gangotri suspended
Landslides struck the Rishikesh-Badrinath highway at several places including Govindghat, blocking vehicular traffic. The Rishikesh-Yamunotri National Highway has also been hit by landslides at Chhatanga area, official sources said here.

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Rishikesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rishikesh travel guide - Wikitravel
Open source travel guide to Rishikesh, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, travel tips and more.
Studying yoga in Rishikesh, India, with information about ashrams
Advice on studying yoga in Rishikesh, a holy city on the Ganges, at the foot of the Himalayas, in India.
Rishikesh Travel Information and Travel Guide - India - Lonely Planet
Rishikesh Vacations, Tourism and Rishikesh, India Travel Reviews
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