Hasanadka Wellness Centre is a unit of Indira Health Trust ®. We are committed to provide an efficient professional and personal care in giving naturopathy, yoga therapy and ayurvedic treatments which are rendered by qualified and experienced doctors assisted by trained service staff.
Having Indian breed of cows in the midst of nature, our aim is to be self sufficient with organically grown vegetables & fruits which is a part of our sattvic diet, and to provide a unique experience of stress-free Indian village life which was a dream of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of Nature Cure in India.
Hasanadka Wellness Centre was started in 2003 to provide naturopathy, ayurveda and yoga therapies for outpatients in the town of Sullia, Dakshina Kannada District. On observing the need, In 2008 Hasanadka Wellness Centre started inpatient facility which is presently located in a peaceful ambience with beauty of nature in abundance.
Hasanadka Wellness Centre (HWC) is headed by Dr. Shashidhar H.S., B.N.Y.S and Dr. Anupama Shashidhar, B.A.M.S.The doctors are registered under Karnataka State Council for Indian Medicine and members of Ayush Federation of India. (Reg no. 75-BNYS, Reg no. 16115-BAMS).
Dr. Shashidhar is qualified as a physician in Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences at S.D.M. College of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences, Ujire (Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore) in 1999.Since he had passion for yoga from childhood, he wanted to serve the society through yoga.
After graduation, he served in Mangalore and Puttur conducting yoga courses to public. Then he was given the responsibility of setting up a 30 bed hospital, Basava Institute of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences, Bangalore. He worked there as the medical officer for 3 years.
During the same period, he served as a consultant for setting up a 20 bed Naturopathy and Yogic Hospital at Bharathnagar, Mandya, Karnataka. He has been instrumental in promoting yoga by giving yoga training to public at Sullia and trainees at Forest officers Training College, Kushalnagar, Coorg. Along with professional career, he has been closely associated with Sri Shakti Darshan Yogashram , Kinnigoli, Dakshina Kannada. Under able guidance of the Himalayan master Yogacharya Sri B. Devdas Rao, he is trained to practice and teach advanced Pranayamas, Kriya yoga and meditation in ashram and other places including HWC.
Dr. Anupama Shashidhar is qualified as a physician in Ayurveda at A.L.N. Ayurvedic College, Koppa, Chikmanagalore District, Karnataka (Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore) in 2002. She has worked at Sullia and a nearby village as an ayurvedic consultant. Since yoga and naturopathy were syllabus in ayurveda, she has been serving at HWC as an Ayurveda & Yoga consultant.