Volunteer with Shri Jasnath Asan

Shri Jasnath Asan

Panchla Siddha, India, South Asia

Shri Jasnath Asan is a 500 year old ashram on the edge of the Thar Dessert of Rajasthan. It falls within the Hatha Yoga Lineage, descending from Shiva/Gorakhnath. We welcome visitors from September - April to our yoga institute and retreat center, as well as our Ayurveda wellness programs.

What We Need

We have 6 job sectors on campus: kitchen, garden, property maintenance + construction, teaching, wellness center, and administration

When & Who

Our program is open to volunteers from September 1 - May 30
Nope, we don't require a minimum duration
4 weeks

What we Provide

• Housing – simple dorm bed with sheet, community bath with hot water (1 bucket daily)
• Meals – 3 locally grown, lacto vegetarian + 2 tea, pure drinking water
• Access to 10-12 yoga classes weekly (at least 4 are compulsory)
• Access to library during open hours
• Access to free laundry facilities during open hours
• Access to discounted Ayurveda treatment such as massage, facial, and Shirodhara (during training or open hours)
• Letter of recommendation, depending on performance
• All work related expenses (textbooks, etc.)
• Cultural and spiritual events and outings such as temple tours, musical & spiritual celebrations, & more depending on season and availability
• Yogic environment for Karma and Bhakti yogis

Our Fees

Personal transportation and needs only

Contact Person

Shreejan Sita
Panchla Siddha, Nagaur District, Panchla Siddha, India.

Other Ways to Help

Social Media Help
Document Translation
Video/Photo Editing
Grant Writing

Recruiting, marketing in social media platforms, translating blogs from English to a variety of languages, research for new product development (yoga, arts, vegetarian food, spirituality), grant writing and fundraising for children and women's programs, editing short documentaries.

School & art supplies for children's after school program
prizes for children's summer camps, age 9-12
prizes for girls' summer camp, age 15-19
English teaching supplies: easy-reader story books, flash cards, alphabet magnet boards/blocks, posters, etc.
Family friendly English movies
Laptops & peripheral equipment for computer training center
Digital camera for foreigner registration office

Additional Info about Us

5 to 10 people

What we do not provide
• Wifi
• Toilet paper, toiletries & towel
• Travel agent
• Drivers
• Meals or any services outside of fixed hours
• Extensive Sadhana or study opportunities during work/stay agreement

We are a non-profit, social welfare organization, focusing on education (mainly yoga/wellness) for the underprivileged (mainly women/children) with a goal of enhancing our ecology through energy/water/nature conservation programs. Volunteers join us to ensure the every day work of the ashram is completed, and the historic community continues to thrive.


What are you waiting for?

We at Shri Jasnath Asan would love to hear from you!