Ananda in the Himalayas, Northern India Found close to the birthplace of yoga on a 100 acre Maharaja’s Palace Estate, the setting for Ananda in the Himalayas is truly magical. Although a mecca for yoga fanatics, this unique retreat also boasts an award winning spa. Book a stay here and choose from a range of customised packages. Ananda’s offerings include individualized Hatha yoga sessions, holistic breathing exercises. Try the customised Ananda Fusion, a signature treatment which combines a number of techniques based on your needs.