Medical Tourism

Shobhavana Herbal Garden

'Shobhavana' is a garden with priceless medicinal plants dedicated in the memory of Late Shobha Alva. The Herbal plantation is spread across 100 acres of land having 58 separate vanas or sub sections, and has about 2,500 varieties of medicinalplants. Shobhavana is a Certified Organic plantation and is the first of its kind medicinal garden in entire South India. Anandamaya Arogyadhama is located inside this campus and the inmates are at liberty to walk inside this garden which is also inhabited by about 70 of species birds and varieties of butterflies. There are large scale cultivation of certified organic medicinal plants which are used to produce quality herbal products by GMP certified Alva's Pharmacy which is in the same campus. There are a number of proprietary products and classical products which are manufactured traditionally and also by using modern technology..


Alva's Pharmacy was established by Dr Mohan Alva in 1981 for providing genuine, classically manufactured Ayurvedic Medicine and patented products. Alva 's Pharmacy has a blend of traditional and modern manufacturing techniques without compromising on the quality of its products. Modern equipments have been added to the manufacturing techniques to systematize manufacturing work with quality testing equipped laboratory and qualified expert techniques, subject experts and research staff and has acquired GMP certification hence produces quality product. Raw materials are collected from Herbal Garden of SKAL International approved quality.


The Foundation conducts "Alva 's Nudisiri" a state level literary fest to showcase the richness of Kannada Literature A International level cultural fest "Alva's Virasat" performed by National & International Acclamed artist is also organised yearly in the month of December/ January.