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Rishikesh is a small town in the northern state of , . Scenically located where the Ganges River comes down from the Himalayas, Rishikesh catapulted to Western fame when the Beatles dropped by for a visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's ashram where they had practised meditation here for weeks and created some beautiful songs.

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Russian:  Ришикеш Rikhikesh

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