Greenland is aunique hermitage dedicated to the realms of spirituality and personal development. It provides for those who look for a meaningful living, inspired by the divine masters from all religion or creed, a space for introspection and self-inquiry far from the worldly disturbance of life.

To protect and maintain the spiritual atmosphere of the ashram, certain guidelines has been laid down to help the spiritual seekers in their sadhana and for the realization of their inner divinity.

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Dress Code

Men and women should wear proper clothing covering their shoulders, midriff and legs up to their ankle. It is forbidden to wear short or revealing dress. The women are invited to cover their front with a shawl. Nudity is not allowed.

Dress in a simple and clean manners, avoiding extravagance.

For men Kurtas and pyjamasis a good choice as for women saris or salvarqamis.

Guest behavior and dress should be respectful of the Indian culture and tradition and protect the sanctity of the Ashram.

Intoxicants & Prohibited items

Smoking, alcohol, drugs, meat, fish, eggs, are strictly prohibited in the Ashram.

Personal Pets are not allowed.

Male / Female Relations

We do not encourage mix relation between man and woman. However family can share the same cottage.

Ladies and Gents are separate in different buildings (sadhakas dwellings) and are not allowed to visit one another room.

The Indian tradition do not approve physical contact between male and female or outward expression of affection, so please restrain from touching, hugging or kissing in public.

SEVA (selfless service)

Karma yoga is an integral part of the daily routine of the ashram so feel free to offer your time for Seva.

Silence (Mouna)

The Voice of God Can Be Heard Only in the Depth of Silence

Silence Is the Speech of the Spiritual Seeker

You Can Experience Divine Bliss Only in Absolute Silence - Sathya Sai Baba

Maintain Silence during your stay at Greenland

Personal Belongings

We cannot accept responsibility for guest's personal belongings. A safe keeping facility is available at reception.

Check in / out

All guests and visitors are required to register at reception upon arrival. Check-out time is at 2pm. Upon check out, please return keys and bedding to the reception and settle any outstanding bills.

Passports & Visas

Guests must bring their original passport with a valid visa for India to cover the duration of their stay In Greenland.


Greenland office reserves the right to allot or deny accommodation to any visitor or visitors and to ask any occupant of any cottages or room to vacate without assigning any reason whatsoever.

Concentrate and remember the reason of your coming in the feet of Arunachala

Light off are at 9.30 PM. Avoid coming out after this time.

Keep the room as clean as you find them.

All the accommodation are based on sustainable and organic living. The walls are in mud, and 90% of the power source come from solar. Please restrain from scratching the wall, or using tape. Save electricity and water.

Do not use radio or loud music system, not to disturb others.