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Epitome of Quality

ShinShiva is an ayurvedashram, that embodies the very best of what the Indian system of medicine has to offer. Located at Chowara, close to the famed Kovalam beach and about 20.2 kilometers from Trivandrum airport, ShinShiva is the epitome of peace and tranquility. The ayurvedashram has all the facilities to make your stay relaxed, comfortable and rejuvenating. Overlooking the shimmering waters of the Arabian Sea and nestled among lush green palms, ShinShiva offers you a chance to unwind and have a holiday of a life-time, while simultaneously rejuvenating your body and mind through effective, efficient Ayurvedic treatments.

Guided by Dr. V. Franklin, a veteran Ayurvedic practitioner, and assisted by qualified doctors and masseurs, ShinShiva offers effective treatments for a whole host of ailments including arthritis, osteoarthritis, paralysis, rheumatism, joint stiffness, spondylosis, sports injuries, muscular atrophy, degeneration of bones, bronchial asthma, eosinophylia, nervous disorders, stress related ailments, mental tension, loss of appetite, sluggishness, insomnia, head aches, migraine, mental disorders, obesity, psoriasis, gastric complaints, uro-genital diseases, infertility, immune deficiency, hemiplegia, brain diseases, spleen problems, toxicity, and skin diseases. Apart from disease-specific treatments, ShinShiva also provides therapeutic packages for general rejuvenation, longevity, beauty care and slimming, and conducts yoga and meditation sessions as well.

Dr.K.V.Franklin(Founder- ShinShiva Ayurveda Ashramam) recieving LifeTime Achievement Award for contributions to Ayurveda Worldwide during National Ayurveda Day celebrations from Hon.Chief Minister of Kerala-Mr Pinarayi Vijayan in presence of Hon. Minister for Health and Social Welfare of Kerala Mrs.K.K Shailaja and other respective dignatories of Ministry of Ayush-Govt of India and Ministry of Health- Govt of Kerala.

Vision & Mission


To provide in-depth ayurvedic treatments of the highest quality and to excel in the health care services to mankind.

To help empower our patients with the issues they would like to heal, and help them reach optimal levels of health through our treatments. To achieve this we uniquely combine ancient Ayurvedic wisdom with a modern psychological approach, well suited to the contemporary needs and lifestyles of the times. We gently encourage our clients to embrace their individuality and support them throughout the holistic process.

Our Former MD



Our Core


Dr. Shanthi Franklin

CEO & MD – Chief Physician Shinshiva Ayurvedashram

A proud legacy of an Ayurvedic family holds a degree in Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from University of Kerala A committed practitioner and researcher in Ayurvedic system of medicine having experience of more than 15yrs in the treatments of De-addiction, Stress management, Infertility, Gynecological problems, Diabetes, Arthritis, Cancer management, Psoriasis and Skin care etc.

DR. Archana  k b
DR. Archana k b

Senior Physician

BAMS,(MD) Msc Yoga Therapy.


Senior Physician


Mr.Dipu s j
Mr.Dipu s j

General Manager



  • Ayurvedic Treatments
  • Ayurvedic Training Courses
  • Ayurvedic Pharmacy Inhouse and Online
  • Pre-Online Consultancy prior Treatment
  • Ayurvedic Beauty & Spa
  • Yoga
  • Dental Care
  • Ayurvedic Restaurant
  • ShinShiva Boutique & Spices
  • Herbal Nursery
  • Tour & Travel Desk
  • Indian Cuisine & Culinary – Cookery Training Class
  • Discover Kerala Packages



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