Message of Shri Swami Purushottamanand ji Maharaj at Vashisht Gufa, Gular

Message of Shri Swami Purushottamanand ji Maharaj at Vashisht Gufa, Gular (Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India)

Vashisht Gufa is situated at Gular in Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand.

(History narrated by Swami Chaitanyanand)

Lord Rama’s Guru – Vashisht Muni meditated within the cave now named Vashisht Gufa (cave). The cave is mentioned within Kedarkhand and is a Siddha Sthan. Shri Swami Purushottamananda Ji visited Vashisht Gufa in the year 1928 and 1961 had samadhi (leaving the body). Nowadays Shri Swami Purushottamananda Ashram exists close to the cave. Devotees including saints visit cave to meditate. Holy river Ganga flows nearby.

Rishikesh to Vashisht Gufa Distance by Road and Driving Directions

Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh to Vashisht Gufa, Gular: 18.5 km approx.

Laxman Jhula > Shivpuri Bridge (12 km)

Shivpuri Bridge > Vashisht Gufa (6.5 km)

( follow National Highway 58 )