Ayurveda is a 5000 year old ancient health and healing science which deals with the knowledge for long life. Over the centuries, Ayurvedic practitioners developed a number of medicinal preparations and surgical procedures for the treatment of various ailments.

Ayurvedic Scriptures deals elaborately with measures of healthy living during the entire span of life and its various phases. Ayurveda propagates (stresses) balancing of ‘Tridoshas’ – Vata (Vayu, Air & Space), Pitta (Fire & Water, Bile) & Kapha (Earth, Phlegm). According to ayurveda the Tridoshas will be in equilibrium in a normal healthy person. When any or all of the Tridoshas start vitiating, diseases and ailments step -in.

Tharavad Ayurveda Retreat

THARAVAD Ayurveda Retreat is located near the banks of Bharathapuzha(river) in Kuttippuram, Malappuram District. The retreat nestles in a calm and peaceful village atmosphere with well appointed Traditional Kerala Architectural Styled Cottages and other facilities blends into the green & natural landscape of the paddy fields and Coconut groves. The grandeur and richness of the ancient Kerala Tharavad and the essence of its beauty is carefully adopted and nurtured at the aptly named “Tharavad”.


Mr. PS Menon


He is basically a graduate in Economics having been awarded Diplomas in Trading and Risk Management from Oxford and Cambridge Universities.
He started his career with Govt. of Gujarat and later became Administrator, Contracts in Dubai with a leading US firm. Worked as Trading Manager in both Singapore and Dubai. At present working as Group Vice President (Trading) Tropicana Group, Dubai Free Zone Area. He is the Managing Director of Tropicana Liquid Storage (P) Ltd, Kochi and Tropicana House Boats & Hospitality (P) Ltd, Kochi. He is also the Chairman of M/s.Shobha Memorial Charitable Trust, Vellanchery, Kuttippuram, Malappuram Dist.

Smt. Thankam

(Managing Partner)

She is a retired state government employee with nearly 30 years of experience in Kerala State Treasury. She retired from the Treasury as Senior Accountant.

Mr. Jayakrishnan Nambi


He has put in more than 20 years of experience in marketing ayurvedic products and service industry. He is very active in several social activities and at present Chairman, Organic Kerala Charitable Trust. Under his leadership several humanitarian and charitable activities are being conducted regularly. Jayakrishnan Nambi is the eldest son of Ashtavaidyan Alathiyur Narayanan Nambi. Alathoyur Mana is one of the legendary families of Ashtavaidyas.


Tharavad Ayurveda Retreat
Vellanchery, Kuttippuram,
Malappuram Dt. – 679 573, Kerala.

Tel : 0494 2687 040
Mob : +91 9496 834 591
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