AAROGYAKUDUMBAM is located at MANGARAI at the foothills of Western Ghats accessible in 20 minutes by a well-laid black top road from Coimbatore completely free from noise and air pollution. The stunning elegance of the mountain back drop, the mesmerizing silence being awakened by the bird language the breath taking aroma of forestry assuring an experience of eternal bliss sinking one into true spirit of retired relaxation and contention tempting you to embrace sleep in the lap of NATURE.
The managing trustee DR.P.C.RAJU aged 69, after 40 years of medical profession wanted to settle in a retirement home pursuing his hitherto latent hobbies like apiculture, gardening, vermiculture etc. Hence he conceived the idea of setting up a retirement home bringing together like-minded senior citizens. He will be taking care of the basic health needs of the residents. Each citizens health profile will be maintained and updated periodically. Tieup with a nearby hospital for in-patients treatment. Each citizen will be provided with a photo identity card with their blood group and card is taken with them when they are outdoors.
Keep Fit Programme
We at AAROGYA KUDUMBAM believe in compressing morbidity and aging gracefully. As such regular yoga, meditation for the mind and soul and moderate exercises for the body are available.
Healthy Nutritious Vegetarian Food
Healthy nutritious food served at the dining hall.
Aarogya Ganapathy Temple
Every month Sankatara Chthuruthi is performed with the residents taking active part in organizing the pooja.
Air conditioned wooden cottage to accommodate residents children on holidays and for trial stay at nominal charges.
Yoga facility available at Gym and Common Hall.
FOREST BATHING –(SHINRIN-YOKU) in JAPAN
A form of out door meditation getting immersed in natural environment (Avoid all electrical gadgets)
Go to the forest
Open all your senses, see the greenery, smell the emission from trees, touch the tree bark, feel the gum that exudes from the tree, hear the birds chipping , taste some of the edible fruits like Nellikai,Kattu puli,small berries etc.no premeditated plan just walk through
Breathing unpolluted air with freshly emitted oxygen from the trees Birds chipping, the sound of water gushing, sunray streaks through the trees has a cheerful,rejuvenating experience.