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International Students

​Welcome to C I T T E R . We hope the information we have prepared or you can help you through to plan for your trip to CITTER KURUKULAM at Citembaram, Tamil Nadu, South India. 

Your nearest International Airport is CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT  south of the city of Chennai.

Cidambaram is 246Kms by road or rail from Chennai.

Retreat Programmes in
Tamil Nadu
Citter Kurukulam - Cidambaram


As an International Applicant you will need a simple tourist visa to attend our 16 Day Programme in the India. You should request the 6 Month Tourist Visa rather than the Student Visa to attend our 16 Day Retreat, as program participants are only Tourist experience a Spiritual Experience.

If you are admitted to the 16 Day Spiritual Retreat, the booking conformation letter you receive from should be sufficient to obtain a tourist visa for entry into India.

For those who are opting for our 3 Year Professional Citter Yogam & Citter Therapy Master Course must apply for a 'Student Visa.' Please contact us and we will guide you through the process.

Indian Visa

All foreign nationals entering India are required to possess a valid international travel document in the form of a national passport with a valid visa obtained from an Indian Mission or Post abroad. The Indian visa is issued under the Government of India's Foreigners Act. For more information about visa and passport requirements, visit

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