With the objective of combining Ayurveda and Tourism, the Somatheeram Research Institute & Ayurveda Hospital was founded in the year 1985, thus making it the world’s first ever Ayurvedic Hospital in a Resort Ambiance. Soon the Somatheeram Group of Companies came into being and all the credit goes to the Founder Managing Director and Architect Mr. Baby Mathew.
Mr. Baby Mathew has proved his skill in many capacities and has been in the forefront in promoting Ayurveda and tourism nationally as well as internationally. He has played a significant role in improving the popularity of Ayurveda in Europe. He has also participated in many National and International health therapy and Ayurveda seminars in India and abroad.