Welcome

All seekers of spirituality from around the world are welcome to come and meditate here,in the purity and sanctity of the atmosphere at Kanha Shanti Vanam.

Kanha Shanti Vanam is located in the suburbs of Hyderabad close to the Bangalore highway. Magnificent in its conception and design, tranquil in its atmosphere, Kanha blends the beauty of nature with sprawling facilities being built to cater to the future of the Heartfulness movement.

The construction of this high place of Sahaj Marg has been progressing for a few years: The superb Babuji memorial has been unveiled; the first set of apartment blocks have been handed over; the permanent dormitories will be operational shortly; the construction of the grand meditation hall is now underway. Thousands of trees have been planted and the entire campus is awash with a hue of green. Over the next few years, we will see the transformation of this venue into a veritable garden of Eden, befitting its name. More Details

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Event Glimpses

International Youth Seminar - 12 to 15 August 2018

The second international youth seminar at Kanha Shanti Vanam unofficially began on the evening of the 12 August, following the evening group meditation.

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International Youth Seminar - 16 to 17 August 2018

The fourth day of the seminar began with a wonderful satsangh conducted by Daaji. Nature also rejoiced and showered us with light rain.

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International Youth Seminar - 17 August 2018

Today’s session found its way to our hearts, which blossomed as we directed our awareness towards the heart and tried to capture the whispers arising from it. We sowed the seeds of pure intention, and with sensitivity tried to reap them as the heart whispers its dream.

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International Youth Seminar - 18 August 2018

The morning of the 18th dawned with the fragrance of culmination. This special seminar, a journey in itself, concluded with a satsangh, after which Daaji gave a short heartfelt message:

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Kanha Shantivanam ( May 2018 - Aug 2018 )

Glimpses of Kanha Shantivanam, highlighting some of the infrastructure developments, and some important guidance from Daaji.

Master Plan

Master Plan

Completed Projects

Under Design Facilities

Under Construction Facilities

Calendar of Events

  • Far East & SE Asia Heartfulness Seminar

    Heartfulness Seminar for the practitioners from Fareast and South East Asian countries during the second week of August 2019. All are welcome to register. SRCM / Heartfulness ID card is mandatory for all practitioners and seekers. For new seekers who do not yet have a ID card, please get a letter from your Preceptor / Heartfulness Trainer / Regional Coordinator recommending your visit.

    ACCOMMODATION

    The accommodation options available at Kanha are:
    Non A/c Comfort Dormitories: There are four two-storey buildings with bunk beds (with mattress, pillow and bedding) in all the rooms.  Accommodation for all practitioners will be arranged, by default, in these dormitories.

    A/c Comfort Dormitories: Some of the Comfort Dormitories have A/c provision. Accommodation in these dormitories can be paid for and availed upon arrival.

    The Pearl Hotel: the hotel set in the lap of nature amidst the lush green surroundings of Kanha Shanti Vanam. The Pearl brings forth a unique blend of blissful serene and spiritual retreat with 43 self-equipped five-star rooms supported by modern infrastructure and services. For bookings, contact kanha.lodging@heartfulness.org or call +91-9511795033

    Madhuvanam and Kaivalya Dham Serviced Apartments: Around 45 studio and one-bedroom service apartments are available in the apartment complexes at Kanha Shanti vanam. For bookings, contact madhuvanam.lodging@gmail.com 

    TRANSPORTATION
    Kanha Transport Desk will be making arrangements from/to airport based on the arrival/departure information you would be providing in this form. Please contact the transport desk at kanha.transport@srcm.org / +91-9133318636 for any further queries.

    REGISTRATION FEES / DONATIONS
    There is no mandatory fee for attending the seminars. Organizing Events / Seminars of this nature typically incur a cost of around USD 150 per participant. Please feel free to donate generously, as per your convenience, either online at https://donations.heartfulness.org or locally at your center or at the venue.

    IMMIGRATION FORMS 
    Once registration is completed, please fill the FRRO form (which is a requirement from Indian Government).  It is mandatory for all the visitors who are visiting on an Indian Visa to fill this form.  Visitors travelling on OCI/PIO cards issued by Indian Immigration Office need not fill this form. https://kanhareg.sahajmarg.org/reg/#/form/s/UUO

    VISA LETTERS
    For the participants holding Tourist Visa, there is no need for requesting Visa Letters. If you are visiting India on any other category of Visa, you can request for a Visa Letter by sending a mail to kanha.events@srcm.org

    MEDICAL ADVISORY
    Please note that there are very basic medical facilities at Kanha. If you have a chronic pre-existing medical condition, like diabetes, heart problems, mental or psychiatric conditions you are not permitted to visit. All potential visitors over the age of 65 need to be approved by the Kanha team. Also, family members of such abhyasis should necessarily accompany them in case there is insistence to visit.

  • (POSTPONED to Dec 2019; Exact dates to be published soon) Joy of Parenting: Workshop for parents with children up to 6 years of age

    To understand the Heartfulness way of parenting, which encompasses an all-round holistic understanding of child development. This workshop would help in upbringing of children in a happy and spiritual environment. It will be a residential training workshop in the English language. It will be a dynamic workshop with interactive programs filled with role-plays, activities and self-reflective moments.

    Workshops (14th afternoon to 18th evening) include:

    • Sensory development & play learning.
    • Neuroscientific perspective to parenting.
    • Communication between parent & child.
    • How to bring up a happy child.
    • Good nutrition and sleep.
    • Mindful handling of emotions in children.

    Who should attend?
    Parents who have children of age six years or below and couples who plan to enter parenthood in the near future.   The workshop can accommodate up to 50 couples.

    Registration Fee / Donations
    Each participant is suggested to donate a minimum of Rs 1500 for the workshop

    Please Note:
    The three workshops - Vow to Wow of relationships, Union of Hearts, and Joy of Parenting run simultaneously.  Please choose the right one for you and register for only one workshop.

    For any queries please write to parenting@heartfulness.org

  • Heartful Connections Course: Vow To Wow of Relationships

    HEARTFUL CONNECTIONS:
    A unique program which will connect hearts, families and enhance relationships
     
    Part 1
    The intensive course is designed specially for

    • Creating engaging relationships
    • Help discover the higher purpose of family life
    • Create bonding and communication in families
    • Understand marriage as a foundation of universal conciousness
    • Understand the physiology of relationships and epigenetics
    • Help the couples refine the vibrational compatibility

    The team of Heartful Connections has made a comprehensive questionnaire for families interested getting married The Heartfulness Way.  We request the aspirants to send in the filled up forms after which we shall inform the eligible participants for the next round of online training.  The online training comprises three modules - Communication, Commitment and Creating Bridges.

    Part 2
    Onsite Workshop: Vow to Wow of Relationships

    This course is a series of sessions to help engaged couples or those exploring the possibility of marriage. It proposes to build strong foundations for their future together. This will be a residential training workshop in the English language. It will be a dynamic, interactive program, filled with role-plays, activities, self-reflective moments, etc. The course is designed to help the participants reflect on the Self, understanding relationships, what work life balance is, and the art of communication. All this will help understand and appreciate our differences and prepare us for the future challenges.

    Workshops (14th afternoon to 18th evening) include:

    • Marriages are made in Heaven but redeemed on Earth
    • Wisdom of the ages – sattvik, rajasik and tamasik qualities in marriage
    • Trouble in paradise – work-life balance
    • Can you hear me now? I wish to communicate
    • Grihastha life – the higher purpose of marriage
    • To teach is to learn twice – being a parent

    Who should attend?
    Couples aged 20 to 35 years of age, or those who are planning to get married within a year.  

    Course Certification
    The participants who complete all the phases of online modules and onsite training shall be given a completion certificate.  Their profiles shall be submitted to Beloved Daaji with the participant's consent.

    Course Fees
    Heartfulness Institute is providing this course and a fee of INR 10000 is applicable per participant.  The course fee needs to be paid online after completing the registration form.  Please click on the "Pay Registration Fees" button on the confirmation page to complete the payment.

    Please Note:
    The three workshops - Vow to Wow of relationships, Union of Hearts, and Joy of Parenting run simultaneously.  Please choose the right one for you and register for only one workshop.

    For any queries please write to vow@heartfulness.org

  • (POSTPONED to Dec 2019; Exact dates to be published soon)Union of Hearts: Workshop for couples aspiring parenthood

    To prepare for parenthood, for those couples ready to have children and those who have been unable to conceive for a few years.  This will be a residential training workshop in the English language. It will be dynamic and have interactive programs filled with role-plays, activities, self-reflective moments.

    Workshops (14th afternoon to 18th evening) include:

    • Expectation to acceptance
    • Creation and beyond
    • Heartfulness techniques given by Beloved Daaji

    Who should attend?
    Couples who intend to enter parenthood and have children and/or for those who are unable to conceive since few years.  The workshop is for couples and both of you should attend. Single applicants are not permitted.   The workshop can accommodate up to 50 couples.

    Registration Fee / Donations
    Each participant is suggested to donate a minimum of Rs 1500 for the workshop.

    Please Note:
    There are three workshops - Vow to Wow of relationships, Union of Hearts, and Joy of Parenting run simultaneously.  Please choose the right one for you and register for only one workshop.

    For any queries please write to EternalBonds@heartfulness.org