Known as the World Capital of Yoga, Rishikesh is the main destination when it comes to learning and practicing yoga. The Beatles put the spotlight on Rishikesh when they visited this small Indian city back in 1968. But the truth is that saints, yogis, and practitioners have come here for ages to deepen their yoga, become instructors, or even attain enlightenment. And what’s the reason behind its yogic & spiritual significance? To begin with, it is believed to be the birthplace of yoga, but here are 7 more facts that have put it above all other places on Earth!