Spiritual Pilgrimage India 2018
September 12-25, 2018
Event Tuition Single Occupancy: $8,875
Event Tuition Double Occupancy: $7,675
BUCKET LIST 2018! INDIA!
September 12-25, 2018
Thirteen Days that will Transform You Inside & Out!!
Dreaming of traveling to India? Ready to take your spiritual journey to the next level? Join davidji & Yog Sundari on a Sacred Bucket List Experience of a Lifetime.
In 2016 davidji & Yog Sundari took 30 travelers on a transformational experience into a holy pilgrimage of India. They prayed, meditated, opened hearts, and immersed in the transformational magnificence of this sacred journey. Lives were changed forever; hearts were expanded; our practice was heightened; and the connection to the divine was locked in for eternity!!!
So many of you asked if they would ever go back. And, they were touched so deeply by those ten days, that they’re offering this experience again in 2018 and adding 3 more days!!!
Travel with davidji & Yog Sundari on a sacred adventure to India as you:
- Immerse into the sights, sounds, aromas, and magic of India;
- Visit the Holy sites of the historic Golden Triangle;
- Pray, meditate, and practice Soul Awakening in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Sarnath, Varanasi, Hardiwar, Amritsar & Rishikesh;
- Enter the spectacular Taj Mahal at dawn’s first light for sunrise meditation;
- Bathe in the healing waters of the Ganges River & purify our souls;
- Watch the sunrise over the Himalayas as you bathe in morning meditation;
- Travel back a 1000 years to the ancient city of Varanasi – and connect to the sacred vibrations;
- Live and practice meditation, yoga, and heart-opening in the Rishikesh ashram of Himalayan Yoga Master Yogrishi Vishvketu;
- Practice daily awakening with Kundalini Yoga Master Yog Sundari & davidji.
Throughout the journey, you will travel in air-conditioned comfort, sleep in exclusive world-class hotels, dine on delicious, authentic Indian cuisine, and experience deep spiritual awakening.
davidji & Yog Sundari have carefully crafted a 13-day itinerary base on their own personal journeys to ensure you have a powerful, crystallized India experience that will reverberate in your heart for the rest of your life!!!
Walking through Sarnath near the holy city of Varanasi where Siddhartha Gautama, also known as Buddha, first taught dharma after his enlightenment.
Experiencing the glorious architecture of the Taj Mahal in Agra & the Jal Mahal in Jaipur. Gliding through the Ganges during candlelight ceremonies in Varanasi. Watching the sunrise over the Himalayas as you practice yoga.
Visiting the sacred temples of the Golden Triangle. Feeling like your mindbody is seamlessly flowing through all the Universe… davidji’s India Pilgrimage will bring one incomparable experience after another across a land of sacred sites, and a culture with rich traditions, ancient wisdom and teachings.
From the moment you land in New Delhi, davidji & Yog Sundari will guide you through eight cities in Northern India over 13 days, including Jaipur, Agra, Delhi, Amritsar, Varanasi, Rishikesh, and Sarnath.
This spiritual caravan will travel each day from sunrise to moonrise as you connect to the most sacred, holy, & historic touchstones of the Ancient wisdom traditions. The group flies in to the city of Delhi – rest up for a day and begin the journey of a lifetime. davidji & Yog Sundari will accompany you every step of the way as we explore the most famous and undiscovered sites on the Indian subcontinent.
What Is Included in Your Registration Fee?
- Daily classes on timeless wisdom;
- Top-of-the-line hotel accommodations;
- Breakfast each morning, bottled water & snacks throughout the day;
- Entrance fees to all temples, monuments, & historic sites with English-speaking guides;
- Chaperoned travel by private air-conditioned bus, car, first-class rail, boat, and flights within India; and
- Morning meditation & yoga classes led by davidji & Yog Sundari.
- The journey concludes with three days in the revered ashram of Yogrishi Vishvketu, literally on the top of the world in the Himalayan city of Rishikesh where each day an authentic Yogic Master – along with davidji & Yog Sundari – will share timeless wisdom in private satsangs and yoga classes.
This is not a cookie-cutter trip, but an intimate, customized, hands-on experience hosted & led from beginning to end by davidji & Yog Sundari. They’ve taken care of all the details & spared no expense to ensure your comfort, health, safety, & exclusive access to some of the most magnificent experiences on the planet.
This is an intimate pilgrimage & attendance is limited to ensure the best possible experience for you.
Tuition Options & Affordable Payment Plans
Single occupancy rate: $8875 USD
Double occupancy rate: $7675 USD
Monthly payment plans are available. You may choose this option at check out.
If you’re traveling with a preferred companion, each traveler may register and pay separately, or together. You can make this choice at checkout and leave a note for our staff with the name of your companion.
If you do not have a companion but would like us to pair you with one, please register and pay at the double occupancy rate and our staff will pair you with another available traveler.
We know this is a trip of a lifetime – one you will dream about, talk about, and reflect on for decades. India’s rich culture, remarkable history, breathtaking natural beauty and impressive landmarks combine to make it one of the top vacation destinations on Earth. We want to help you do it right – so we’ve created an FAQ that will help you plan and prepare to ensure your trip is easy & etched in your heart forever.
If you have any deeper questions about our experience, contact email@example.com.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I begin?
You simply need to arrange your own travel from wherever you live to the Delhi Airport arriving on September 12 where you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to our home base in the city of Delhi. From that moment on, you can simply surrender to a 13-day, life-transforming itinerary. You will be returned back to Delhi airport on September 25 at 3pm for your journey home.
Book your flight arriving in Delhi on September 12 and returning home September 25. Of course you are welcome to stay longer if your schedule permits.
What documents do I need to travel to India?
Your current passport (valid for the duration of your stay) & a visa for India. To get your e-Visa online, visit https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html
Do I need travel insurance?
YES. Travel insurance is MANDATORY for all davidji India Pilgrimage travelers and should be taken out right after you register.
What should my policy need to cover?
At a minimum, your travel insurance should be ‘comprehensive,’ providing coverage for cancelation of your trip, loss of luggage, personal items, personal accident, medical expenses, and personal liability (with a minimum coverage of US$200,000).
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Worldwide through American Express
Think your most comfortable, hot weather clothes. Temps are expected to range between 70-90 degrees F. The rainy season is over; but we may have a few sprinkles.
Pack lightly – mostly short sleeves, light long sleeve top, shawl, long pants, sneakers, yoga clothes, sunglasses, sunscreen, comfortable hat, shorts, sandals, lots of socks, personal hygiene items.
Pack for a week – you will have opportunities to wash your clothes.
Do not bring a hair dryer, makeup mirror, high heels, dressy outfit, or over coat!
What are the medical and vaccination requirements?
Of course you should consult with your doctor or medical professional. But we recommend that you get a Hepatitis A & a Typhoid vaccination before your journey.
According to the CDC, there is no risk of Yellow Fever in India.
How much money should I bring?
Once you arrive in India, all of your air and ground travel, your overnight hotel stays – tips & taxes, your entrance fees to all holy sites, and our celebration meals throughout the pilgrimage – are included in your registration.
Your daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner is your only expense.
You may want to shop, buy souvenirs, clothing, trinkets, and memories of your journey. We will have opportunities to exchange currencies – and credit cards are welcomed in virtually every place we go. Bring $500 if you plan on shopping in the markets throughout our journey.
Sept 12 – Arrive in Delhi – check-in, relax; free time & meet-up
Sept. 13 – Travel to Jaipur – the Pink City; check-in day of connection & mantra ceremonies
Sept 14 – Jaipur We will spend the day meditating, practicing kundalini yoga, swimming, dining on magnificent Indian delicacies, and connecting in the splendour of our Jaipur resort as we awaken our souls to the divine.
Sept 15 – Rajasthan to Agra
Sept 16 – Agra –sunrise at the Taj Mahal
Sept 17 – Agra to Varanasi – the sacred city of Shiva – “the city of temples and learning.”
Sept 18 – Varanasi – sunrise on the Ganges; exploring the ancient temples; and the sacred Buddhist town of Sarnath where Buddha gave his first teaching
Sept 19 – Varanasi to Amritsar – the city known as “the pool of the nectar of immortality”. Evening Palki Ceremony at the Golden Temple
Sept 20 – Amritsar – temple tour; visit to the Wagha border
Sept 21 – Travel day
Sept 22 – Rishikesh – check-in to the ashram of Yogrishi Vishvketu in the Foothills of the Himalayas. We will immerse in timeless lessons with the guru, practice Akhanda yoga, and meditate each day surrounded by the magnificent energy of RIshikesh.
We will watch the sunrise over the Himalayas, dip in the Ganga. The Beatles spent many moons at The Maha Rishi’s Ashram, and we will trace their footsteps, then watch the sun set over the Ganga while attending evening Aarti ceremony at Pamarth Niketan Ashram, in the presence of Swamiji.
Sept 23 – day trip to Hardwar – one of four sites where drops of Amrit, the elixir of immortality, accidentally spilled over from the pitcher while being carried by the celestial bird Garuda.
Sept 24 – Rishikesh – free day to tour the city, shop, swim in the Ganges, evening closing ceremony
Sept 25 – Travel home; or stay a few extra days to explore Delhi before your departure.