Shanthivanam Ashram as the name implies is a wooded area on the banks of the river Cauvery. The forest of both cultivated and natural trees offers beauty and tranquility to the place. It is the ideal place for people who long for a time to reflect and find renewal of self. There are small cottages, guest rooms, temple, meditation hall, chapel, adoration cave and healthy vegetarian food is provided. Individuals of all backgrounds are sure to find relaxation, inner peace, spiritual and cultural enrichment. Monks are available for spiritual guidance, if sought for.