The Kanvashram in Varkala, is an ancient spiritual centre with a puranic tradition going back historically more than a thousand and mythologically many thousands of years. It is connected with a natural pond on the top of a hill and sacred to Vishnu, and is a place of inspiration derived both form its “atmosphere” and its great natural beauty.
“Kanvashram” The Ayurvedic Hermitage is the spiritual pathway to the ultimate, it assists in redefining lifestyles to include the well known traditional wellness of Ayurveda, Yoga and meditation to bring about the union of mind, body and soul.
Located in a small village “Kanvashram” in Varkala with a pristine atmosphere, surrounded by graceful thick vegetation with density of medicinal and other specially grown plants. A land of rich cultural heritage of spirituality and historical background with high rate of positive energy and water with magnetic powers. Kalkulam, the pond which never dries up, on the upper part of the Ashram supposedly bears the foot marks of Saint Kannua who stayed and did tapas here.
Kanvashram Ayurvedic Center brings you the benefits of time tested Ayurveda through its holistic health system, Mainly based on traditional oil messages. These Ayurvedic Health system enjoys a wide acceptance both as a general health and rejuvenation plan that are completely free of any side toxicity and side effects.
Accommodation and Ayurveda treatments are available at Kanvashram for those who want to spent holidays in a healthy way. This is a right place to take meditation and mix up with the natural blessings of earth.
A stay amidst tranquil and uninhibited natural environs compiled with Yogic experience and Ayurvedic health system-truly a "Return to Nature" experience.
Kanvashram is 51 kilometers North by road from Thiruvananthapuram and 190 kilometers from Kochi. The nearest railhead / Bus station is just 3 kilometers away at Varkala.
From Kovalam to Kanvashram - 66 kms.
From Alleppey to Kanvashram - 120 kms.
From Kollam to Kanvashram - 35 kms.