Dhamma Vijaya information
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Intensive 10-day vipassana meditation courses are offered free of charge (donations are accepted) in lush palm- and cocoa-forested grounds; apply in advance. Buses depart Vijayawada for Eluru (₹50, 1½ hours, half-hourly, 64km), and Eluru for Vijayarai (₹15, 20 minutes, half-hourly). Call for details.