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DHAMMA KETANA

Vipassana  Meditation Centre,Cheriyanad,Kerala,India

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How to get there

 

Dhamma Ketana is located in the village of Cheriyanad in a rural very peaceful area 8 km south of Chengannur, Kerala. In spite of its apparent remoteness, the place is well connected by road and rail...

 

By Bus

From Chengannur

1)From the private bus stand to Cheriyanad Padanilam Junction ( distance 8 km) (Government buses are very rare)Then take an Autorikshaw to the Centre (distance 2.5km approx. 20 Rs)

2) From Private bus stand to Ottappes Junction (via Kodukulanji) then approx. 0.5km to the centre.

From Mavelikkara:

1)From the private bus stand to Cheriyanad Padanilam Junction ( distance 8 km) (Government buses are very rare)Then take a Autorikshaw to the Centre (distance 2.5km approx. 20 Rs)

2) From Private bus stand to Ottappes Junction (via Kollakadavu) then approx. 0.5km to the centre.

 

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By Train                                                                               

3km from Cheriyanad Railwaystation (Minor Station),  not all trains stop.

8km from Chengannur Railwaystation (Major Station). from there either by Bus (refer to by bus) or

by rikshaw directly to Dhamma Ketana Vipassana Centre ( approx.110 Rs.)

By Air

Those coming long distances should fly either to

1)  Trivandrum International Airport

From there proceed by:

By Taxi : it is approx. a 3 ˝ hours drive to the Centre.

By Train ::You can take any train going towards Ernakulum (Cochin) via Kottayam. Get down in Mavelikkara, then take a taxi, autorikshaw or bus ( refer to by bus).

By Bus : take any bus going to Mavelikara ( refer to by bus).

 

2)  Cochin International Airport (Nedumbassery)

From there proceed by:

By Taxi : it is approx. a 4 hours drive to the Centre.

By Train : You can take any train going towards Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram) via Kottayam. Get down in Chengannur, then take a taxi, autorikshaw or bus ( refer to by bus).

By Bus : take any bus going to Kottayam. There you can take another bus to Chengannur (refer to by bus).

 

Students should make proper travel arrangements, allowing sufficient time for travel to and from bus and train stations and airports. If you have any difficulty, please do not hesitate to contact us.                                       

Email to : info@ketana.dhamma.org

 

Dhamma Ketana

Vipassana Meditation Centre

Cheriyanad P.O. , Chengannur

Kerala–689511, India