Rishikesh since ancient time been a center of spiritual and religious activities.
Rishikesh is also know as gateway to the himalaya if you look upon the history of Rishikesh several dities had appeared at this holy place or sacred land in an early era which is why this is believed and said that (land of dities) dities has left this positive energy here that makes rishikesh the world capital of yoga.
The vanquisher of demon madhu and kaitabha lord vishnu and lord rama his younger brother lord lakshman sage vashishta and many more appeared here at this holy land of Rishikesh.
The world wide yoga guru Maharishi mahesh yogi guru to be beatels as well tat wale baba the king of cobras. Sri swami rama was an indian yogi. Shivananda saraswati was a hindu spiritual teacher and a proponent of yoga and vedanta and many more has shared true yoga wisdom in rishikesh.
This is a bigest and main reason that make Rishikesh the world capital of yoga.
Even today rishikesh is the most favorite destination of devotees as well nature lovers, trackers, pilgrimage throught out the year people visit rishikesh. Rishikesh is also regarded as the paradise because of pleasant weather Rishikesh all sides are surrounded by green hills and nature made waterfalls alongside river coast or shore (beaches),Many ashram, temples, evening ganga aarti all these activities make this land paradise.
The rishikesh “The world capital of yoga” has numerous yoga centres that also attract tourists. It is believed that meditation in rishikesh brings one closer to attainment of moksha (liberation) as to why Asoociation for Yoga and Meditation Yoga School in Rishikesh led by Spiritual Yoga Master Yogi Chetan Mahesh, founded by yoga teachers and yoga lover in 2005, who has a vision to spread the happiness and health through traditional and ancient wisdom of yoga in the world.