Kashi Yoga is an urban ashram in Atlanta that hosts classical yoga teaching programs.
Not only are asana, pranayama, and meditation all practiced on-site, but students also live at the ashram and receive all of their meals as part of the course fee.
The Beatles cemented Maharishi in pop culture when they traveled to his ashram in India in the late 1960s.
Perhaps the most important experience for me was an unexpected deep peace that settled through me during a visit to the Sri Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry, India.
Just as I was getting ready to depart the little ashram, one of the disciples asked me, "What are you taking home from this experience here with Baba-ji?