The Mar Thoma Santhigiri Ashram ia a spectacular resort like Camping and Conference Centre, in Aluva, Eranakulam District, Kerala, India. Located 8 kms away from Aluva, at Kunjattukara in Edathala, one kilometer from Aluva – Pookattupady – Tripunithura Road on a beautiful hill, Santhigiri, is an ideal place for unique moments of relaxation, conferences and camping. Ashram has been very active in supporting various programmes like Palliative care, Educational support, and various other community programmes.
The Santhigiri is established in the year 1992 by the visionary bishop of the Mar Thoma Church Rt. Rev. Dr Zacharias Mar Theophilus Suffragan Metropolitan, the Santhigiri Ashram is a mix of traditional and modern design. The buildings and surroundings of the centre are those of a traditional Kerala village: a big pond with walkway, garden of prayer for meditation and solitary relaxation, organic farm, birds and animals and huge areas of gardens with local flowers and trees.
The 11 acres of lush green land has an auditorium with 850PAX seating capacity, a conference room with 100 seating capacity, an a/c board room with 30 seating capacity, 4 a/c suites, 2 a/c cottages, 27 a/c, non a/c rooms, a meditation hall, a uniquely designed chapel, 115 dormitory beds and full - fledged kitchen and dining hall, Children play area, free wifi & public internet corner, medical clinic, a world renound Ayurvedic hospital and also ample parking.
Santhigiri actualizing its name, is a secure oasis of peace and tranquility, a relaxing and exciting place to stay. This charming and scenic residential conference center with its lush green and picturesque environment tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city will be the right choice for training programmes, serious business meetings and conferences.