Chinmaya Tapovan ashram is located on the shores of Bindu Saras at a distance of 10 kilometers from Dharamsala. This ashram is renowned for holding spiritual discourses and classes. Visitors can board a bus or hire a taxi to reach this place. Chinmaya ashram also offers a short time course on the religious book, Gita. A big idol of Lord Hanuman at the entry point of this ashram serves as the main attraction. In addition to this the ashram has a Ram temple, a health and recreation centre and a hall for meditation purpose. Book shops can also be visited by the visitors, as they enjoy the calmness of nature that is present in this ashram. People who are of religious mind and are interested in gaining knowledge about religion can visit this ashram and attain the best possible information about religion and philosophy of life.