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Going Pro

Published on Sat, 06/08/2013 - 08:39

Mantra Surf Club is proud to announce that member Kiran Kumar is been listed with professional surfers featuring in 15 amazing surfing photos. A big up to his hard work!

India discovers the joys of surfing

Published on Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:47

Five thousand miles of coastline and not a surfboard in sight – but that's all changing thanks to the Surfing Swamis. Born under the technical and spiritual guidance of a former American surfer turned swami named Jack Hebner, the group last year set up theSurfing Federation of India (SFI) and has just organised the first Indian Surfing Festival in Orissa state on the other side of the peninsula.

Surfing in India gets spiritual boost

Published on Fri, 03/02/2012 - 15:10

Surfing India article in surfertoday.com. In India, riding waves is more than a sport. Surfing is a new form of spiritual meditation for the new generation of "swami surfers". India is slowly exploring the potential of its 7500 kilometres of coastline and surfing waves is the perfect joint-venture between the two worlds: physical exercise and religion.

India: Devoted to Surf

Published on Thu, 03/04/2010 - 14:10

The surfboard hanging over the dining room door painted with the words "Om Sweet Om" epitomises the relaxed spirituality practised in this ashram. This is no brainwashing cult, just a group of devout, spiritual surfers who are keen to share their way of life.