Cultural Tourism IV - Heavens on Earth By Govind Kumar
The ancient Seer-Poets of India communed with Nature, communed with the Infinite and their collective wisdom came to be known as the Vedas. It is said that the Vedas are Sruthi, that is they were cognised by the Seers in higher states of Consciousness !
Indian civilization and culture, from times immemorial, has been based on Vedic wisdom. The Vedic village of Maitreyi, spread over 25 acres, has been created for men who want to move away from the madding crowd and achieve mental peace and bliss.
This superb divine village is situated in the pristine, pure nature of the foothills of the Western Ghats, extolled in the Twelve Positive Sciences for their elevating and sublime experience.
An eco-friendly, cultural and spiritual retreat is Maitreyi and it is close to the Aliyar Dam Lake in Tamil Nadu, which is famous for its excellent climate and breathtaking scenic beauty. Maitreyi's layout is based on the Vedic science of Architecture, Vastu Vidya. Care has been exercised to use eco-friendly materials for its construction.
The agriculture here is organic as the Vedas extoll Organic farming. 25 acres adjoining the Anamalai hills which constitute Maitreyi is great to behold, as its harmonious layout enhances its natural beauty.The thrust is on Organic farming,whose by product is the preservation of the existing ecosystem !
Ayurvedic treatments along with the practice of Transcendental Meditation creates a feeling of well-being, says the tourists who had visited this vedic village. Health improves due to less tension. Tension has been defined as the sole villain which devastates the health of those who lead a mechanical life, which is the product of our own modern hotpot civilisation.
TM takes you to your depths, to the depths of Being. You will feel the calm of the State of Least Excitation of Consciousness or the Unified Field of Consciouness . The Invarient Reality ( physicists use the word Invarient, meaning Changeless ) will be experienced and the peace that passeth understanding will be felt by all.
Classes on different aspects of Vedic culture and its art forms, classical dances and other cultural events, music performances and the celebration of festivals according to the Indian calender at Maitreyi's auditorium will give you a taste of what Vedic culture is all about
"The Vedas the are lighthouse of Eternal Wisdom leading man to salvation and inspiring him to supreme accomplishment " - said Mahesh Yoga, the founder of SCI.
The Vedic Village at Maitreyi is the representer of the calmness of Eternity.
You can have TM classes, have Ayurvedic treatments like Detox and Rejuvenation Therapy and feel more relaxed than ever, ready and refreshed spiritually to take on the challenges of the competitive world.
Your accomodation in any of these beautiful cottages and delicious veg meals, based on Ayurvedic recipes at the "Annapoorneshwari Restaurant " will make your stay at this mystic village heavenly !
You can get a glimpse of Rural India. You can watch the captivating waterfalls and hoary temples. You can also get a glimpse of the dynamic urban India, with its 400 million middle class, by visiting the high tech Coimbatore or Palghat.
The nearest airport is Coimbatore. For international flights Cochin.
Maitreyi - The Vedic Village
Tamil Nadu India
Tel 91 - 4253 - 288763
Mob - 91 - 93454 90353
Site - www.maitreyivedic.in
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org