Visiting the Abode

Abode of Yoga is open from 8 AM – 8 PM daily

Throughout the day visitors can make an offering of water to the linga and join Guru Pooja at 11:50 AM and 6:20 PM. On weekends, there is a special arathi at 6pm.

There is no prayer or worship required at The Abode. Visitors may instead make various offerings to connect with the energies of the space and benefit from it. More details…

Special processes are also established to bring wellbeing to all aspects of life, including klesha nashana kriya, purifying the 5 elements, anniversaries, weddings and for children. More details …

Anyone can benefit from the energies of the Abode regardless of race, religion, age or physical ability.

Upon entering, one can simply sit silently with palms facing upward to connect with the energy of the Abode.

Visiting the Isha Institute of Inner-sciences


Hours and General Information
Main Office Open 8:30 AM – 9 PM daily.

All visitors are welcome including families


Isha Institute of Inner-sciences
951 Isha Lane
McMinnville, TN 37110
Welcome Center: 931-668-1900


Getting Here


Accessible within a few hours via international airports in Atlanta, Nashville and Chattanooga, and a few hours drive from major cities in the South.

Nestled on a breathtaking mountaintop in the beautiful Cumberland Plateau of
Tennessee, Isha Institute of Inner-sciences is established as an infrastructure for raising human consciousness through individual transformation. The Institute is free from dogma and religious philosophies and is dedicated to those seeking ultimate wellbeing through the science of yoga.

The Institute offers a variety of programs, including meditation and Hatha yoga, that provide methods for anyone to attain physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing. It is a unique space created for human beings to deepen their experience of life, and to reach their ultimate potential. Founded and guided by Sadhguru, Isha Institute of Inner-sciences will is a powerful space for anyone seeking inner exploration and complete wellbeing. Isha Institute of Inner-sciences is open 365 days a year and welcomes visitors from all walks of life.


Accommodation and Meals


Two wholesome vegetarian meals are served daily at the Isha Institute: 10 AM (brunch) and 7 PM (dinner). Those visiting the Abode are welcome to make a donation and join for the meals.


Those wishing to spend more time at the Abode can book an overnight stay by calling the office at 931-668-1900

For more information visit: www.ishausa.org