One expects to find livestock, sprawling country vistas, and quaint little towns in Northeast Texas, but not a Hindu refuge! Mary found just that at Siddhayatan Tirth & Spiritual Retreat in Windom.
Acharya Shree Yogeesh welcomes people of all faiths, with the goal of "Helping souls and truth seekers become healthier, happier and advance spiritually."
It's a little touch of Nepal, right outside of Paris, Texas.
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