Sahyadri - Yet another Rstudio Dark theme

By Kailas Venkitasubramanian in R

March 18, 2022

Presenting Sahyadri - An RStudio theme for Syntax highlighting

Sometimes it isn’t enough to have a hundred dark themes for your text editor.So here’s one I created.

Sahyadri. Sahyadri is a mountain range that runs along the Western coast of peninsular India. The colors of this theme are inspired by monsoon forests, the incredibly diverse flora and fauna, dark undergrowth and misty slopes.

Sahyadri screenshot

Hope you enjoy the theme as much as I do. Install it on your RStudio from this github repository


Make sure that you have the latest version of RStudio at least v1.2,

Run this code in R

rstudioapi::addTheme("", TRUE, TRUE, FALSE)

Uninstallation / Change Theme

Change Theme

To change your current theme, You can select your desired Theme by going to Tools > Global Options > Appearance > Editor theme


To uninstall sahyadri (removing it from the list of available Themes), Execute the following code: