Go to Your Deeper Home “India”
This trip leads you “Go to Your Deeper Home”—a heartfelt guide to the home of culture, religion and wisdom, through relishing the wonders and glories of the "Cultural Capital of India," the “Birthplace of Buddhism,” and the “Centre of Knowledge,” spanning from Kalkata to Gaya.
Incl. flight charge￥2,800
Early-bird Price before 6th March
4. Accommodation and Vegetarian Food
7. Training fee with certificate
Six guides will be with us for the May trip, ensuring the security and safety of all the participants. Two from Just Yoga Shanghai have been to India and organized the previous October trip. They are knowledgeable about Indian culture and yoga. Chinese translation will be provided by the Chinese guide. Four guides from India are local residents, who have been to all the spots we are visiting, which facilitates the smooth proceeding of the travel.
上海/Shanghai — 加尔各答/Kolkata
Full day relaxation with yoga practice and random city sightseeing. On the first day of arriving, we would like you to feel fully recovered from the flight travel and get energized for the rest days of travel.
城市观光及欢迎晚宴 City Sightseeing
Kolkata is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal, the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East India, as well as the third-most populous metropolitan area in India (after New Delhi and Mumbai). As the former capital of India during the colonial period, the city boasts of religious, ethnic and cultural diversity, making it the "City of Creative Energy" and "Cultural Capital of India."
Just Yoga practice to attain equanimity of mind and strength of body
City Tour in a AC mini/big city bus
Lunch: In between break for heavy lunch in one of the many famous hotels in Kolkata
Welcome GalaMehendi for both men & women applied by local artist; Classical Music & Sangeeth/Dance/both performed by students & teachers of Kolkata Fine Arts Academy
Dinner with Artist, Guest & Friends
Just Yoga sleeping techniques
Kolkata City Tour Details
Victoria Memorial, Birla Temple, Kalighat Kali Temple, St. Paul’s Cathedral, St. John’s Church, Jain TempleIf time available, we can add more sightseeing spots within the time limit
New Market，也被称为Hogg’s Market，是加尔各答最古老最著名的集市，有2,000多的商贩和摊位。如果你是个砍价高手，这里绝对是最佳的购物去处。夜色临近之时，商贩们还会到街边售卖特色的珠宝首饰和包具。什么都不用想，尽情的购物吧！
Kolkata is the largest shopping destination in East India. Exquisite handicrafts from the North-Eastern states find their way to markets in Kolkata for its tremendous exposure.
New Market, also known as Hogg's Market, is Kolkata's oldest and most well known market. It's got over 2,000 stalls and is a bargain hunter's delight. In the evenings, street vendors come to sell cheap jewellery and eye-catching bags out the front of the market. Just be prepared for the crowds!
Just Yoga relaxing postures and breathing practices
Kolkata traditional breakfast
Getting into the streets of Kolkata New market (Dinner not covered)
Just Yoga Relaxation Practices (Papaya and some fruits for Dinner)
Belur Math & Dakshinehswar
Belur Math, sprawling over forty acres of land on the western bank of the Hooghly (Ganga), in Howrah district, an hour’s drive from Kolkata, is a place of pilgrimage for people from all over the world professing different religious faiths. Even people not interested in religion come here for the peace it exudes.
Dakshineswar Kali Temple is a Hindu temple located in Dakshineswar near Kolkata, built by Rani Rashmoni, a philanthropist and a devotee of Kali in 1855. The temple is famous for its association with Ramakrishna, a mystic of 19th Century Bengal.
Just Yoga relaxing asanas
Belur Math & Dakshinehswar
全素午餐 Lunch Pure Vegetarian
Washing foot in the river water; Relaxing Yoga Asana Chantings
酒店退宿 Check out from hotel
(14hrs, Dinner and sleep on the train)
Gaya is a city of ancient historical and mythological significance, finding its mentions in the great epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata.
早餐（在火车上） Breakfast in the train
Reaching Gaya Railway station
Digambar Jain Dharamshala
Check-in to hotel Digambar Jain Dharamshala
城市观光 Gaya city sightseeing
Sathsang (group chanting and bhajans) by Local Bhajan Mandali
Bodh Gaya is a religious site and place of pilgrimage associated with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex in Gaya district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is renowned for being the place where Gautama Buddha has obtained Enlightenment (Bodhimandala) under what became known as the Bodhi Tree. For Buddhists, Bodh Gaya is the most important of the main four pilgrimage sites related to the life of Gautama Buddha, the other three being Lumbini, Sarnath and Kushinagar. In 2002, Mahabodhi Temple, located in Bodh Gaya, became a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Breakfast & Start for BodhGaya sightseeing
Return to Hotel and dinner
王舍城的Vishwa Shanti 佛塔，印度七座世界和平塔之一，是比哈尔的必游之处。佛塔建于1969年，旨在传扬世界和平和非暴力。和平塔内有四座佛像，分别体现了佛陀一生当中的四个重要阶段—出生，顿悟，传教和死亡。同时，佛塔还是印度境内日本建筑的最佳典范。
Rajgir boasts of Vishwa Shanti Stupa, better known as the World Peace Pagoda, is one of the 7 Peace Pagodas built in India and is certainly a must visit in Bihar. The pagoda was built in 1969 to spread the message of peace and non-violence. Marked by four statues of Buddha that reflects four important phases of Buddha’s life – birth, enlightenment, teaching and death, this Peace Pagoda is amongst the finest examples of Japanese architecture in India.
As one of the oldest universities in India, Nalanda is a perfect reminisce to the time of flourishing Gupta and Pala period. It is believed that the last and most famous Jain Tirthankara, Mahavira spent 14 monsoon seasons here. Even, Buddha is said to have delivered lectures near the mango grove in Nalanda. The fame of this education centre was to an extent that Hieun Tsang, the famous Chinese traveller visited here and stayed here. I-tsing another famous Chinese voyager stayed at Nalanda for about 10 years, and such was the glory of knowledge at this place. Today most parts of Nalanda lie in ruins but the place is surely worth exploring!
Start towards Nalanda (10kms from Rajgir)
Back to hotel and rest and dinner
早餐（火车） Breakfast in the train
Reaching Kolkata; Hotel check-in
午餐，Yoga Diksha证书授予仪式 (100学分)
Lunch and Yoga Diksha Certificate distribution (100 credits)
Relaxing and last minute shopping,dinner is not coverd.
(transportation cost: barred individually; arrangements can be done as per the requirements)
Check out to Kolkata Airport
8th May Flight from Kolkata to Shanghai
Clothing, raincoat, casual shoes, first aid kit and other medicines, sunscreen, towel and toiletries.
Please send your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org or our Wechat account “13816523034” with the title “RSVP Just Go India” and include the information below
Emergency Contact Person紧急联系人及电话:
Food& Beverage Preference饮食禁忌/偏好:
瑜伽馆地址:上海市徐汇区天平路185号 (衡山路)天平宾馆7楼 徐家汇 1/11/9 (13/15号出口)
How to Pay for the Trip Deposit: 3,600 RMB
Deposit used for flight and hotel booking, non-refundable.
Option 1:Bank Transfer by ATM Machine or Online
China construction bank : 4367421216754262063
WeChat Paymant: hattieyoga
Option 2:Come to Just Yoga Xujiahui Studio
Xujiahui Studio Address: Xujiahui, Tianping Hotel, 185 Tianping Road, 7/F (by Hengshan Road) xujiahui 1/11/9 (exit 13/15)
6404 5229 / 138 1652 3034
Hattie(邵雪慧): 130 5221 4870
瑜伽馆地址:上海市徐家汇天平路185号（衡山路）天平宾馆7楼地铁 1/9/11线 徐家汇站（13/15号出口）
Studio Address7/F, Tianping Hotel,185 Tianping Road, (by Hengshan Road) xujiahui Metro Line 1/9/11 (exit 13/15)