Ryshivana promotes Indian
Christian spirituality in collaboration with different schools of
spirituality, both Eastern and Western through a foundation called
SRI, which stands for Spirituality Research Institute. We will be
organizing long and short-term residential and non-residential
programmes on spirituality and related subjects for different
people, adopting such methods like lectures, research seminars and
workshops. We will be organizing long and short-term residential and
non-residential programmes on spirituality and related subjects for
different people, adopting such methods like lectures, research
seminars and workshops and Holistic Health.
Ryshivana is situated on the hills of Ranipura in Munnur at around
10 k.ms. from the city of Mangalore, Ryshivana is the nature’s
bounty and a precious gift of God to humanity. The panoramic view of
the valley below one’s feet, the ecstatic scene of the broad
Netravati river running from the East to West and flowing into the
Arabian sea, the full view of the Arabian sea, the sun rise and sun
set, makes Ryshivana one of the finest destinations for the pursuit
of prayer and contemplation.
This Institute is internationally known for Inner Silence and
Contemplation. The edifice is equipped with 80 self-contained single
and double rooms with hot and cold water facilities. It has the
capacity to accommodate around 150 people at a time. It is well
furnished with lecture halls, library, audiovisual facilities,
seminar rooms, a spacious dining hall, main chapel and adoration
chapel. Hospitals, medical colleges and the University of Mangalore
are at an approachable distance.
Ryshivana organizes both long term and short term
spiritual/religious programmes for priests, religious and laity.
Moreover, the centre is also available for outsiders to conduct
their own programmes.