Rishikesh

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.
Photo: Tylersundance, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
, station code RKSH, lies on Northern railway network zone of Indian Railways.

Railway station
is a newly built railway station serving the city of Rishikesh in the Indian state of .

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a town and a municipal council in in the Indian state of . Photo: Ajay Tallam, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Hamlet
is a town in Dehradun district in the state of , located close to the pilgrimage town of Rishikesh. is situated 4½ km south of Rishikesh.

Rishikesh

Latitude
30.1087° or 30° 6' 31.2" north
Longitude
78.2916° or 78° 17' 29.8" east
Population
66,400
Elevation
361 metres (1184 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3735821429
Geo­Names ID
1258128
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: ريشيكيش
  • Bengali: ঋষিকেশ
  • Bhojpuri: ऋषिकेश
  • Bishnupriya: ঋষিকেশ
  • Bulgarian: Ришикеш
  • Cebuano: Rishīkesh
  • Chinese: Rishikesh
  • Chinese: 瑞詩凱詩
  • Chinese: 瑞诗凯诗
  • Czech: Rišikéš
  • Dotyali: ऋषिकेश
  • Dutch: Rikisesh
  • Dutch: Rishikesh
  • English: Yoga Capital of the World
  • Fiji Hindi: Rishikesh
  • Finnish: Rishikesh
  • French: Rishikesh
  • German: Rishikesh
  • German: Rishīkesh
  • Greek: Παγκόσμια Πρωτεύουσα της Γιόγκας
  • Greek: Ρίσικες
  • Greek: Χρίσικες
  • Gujarati: ઋષિકેશ
  • Hebrew: רישיקש
  • Hindi: ऋषिकेश
  • Hungarian: Risikés
  • Indonesian: Rishikesh
  • Italian: Rishikesh
  • Japanese: リシケーシュ
  • Kannada: ರಿಷಿಕೇಶ
  • Kannada: ಹೃಷಿಕೇಶ
  • Korean: 리시케시
  • Lithuanian: Rišikešas
  • Malagasy: Rishikesh
  • Malay: Rishikesh
  • Malayalam: Rishikesh
  • Malayalam: ഋഷികേശ്
  • Marathi: ऋषिकेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Rishikesh
  • Nepali: ऋषिकेश
  • Nepali: हृषीकेशः
  • Nepali: ॠषिकेश
  • Newari: हृषीकेशः
  • Norwegian: Rishikesh
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Rishikesh
  • Occitan (post 1500): Rishikesh
  • Oriya: ଋଷିକେଶ
  • Pampanga: Rishikesh
  • Panjabi: ਰਿਸ਼ੀਕੇਸ਼
  • Persian: ریشی کش
  • Polish: Rishikesh
  • Portuguese: Rishikesh
  • Romanian: Rishikesh
  • Russian: Hrishikesh
  • Russian: Rishikesh
  • Russian: Ришикеш
  • Sanskrit: हृषीकेशः
  • Spanish: Rishikesh
  • Swedish: Rishikesh
  • Swiss German: Rishikesh
  • Tamil: ரிசிகேசு
  • Tamil: ரிஷிகேஷ்
  • Tatar: Ришикеш
  • Telugu: ఋషీకేశ్
  • Telugu: రిషికేశ్
  • Telugu: రిషీకేష్
  • Thai: ฤษีเกศ
  • Tosk Albanian: Rishikesh
  • Tuvinian: Ришикеш
  • Ukrainian: Рішикеш
  • Ukrainian: Рішікеш
  • Urdu: رشی کیش
  • Vietnamese: Rishikesh
  • Rikhikesh

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