Gandhibhavan is situated on the banks of Kallada River in Kundyam, near Pathanapuram of Kollam District. This great institution is well designed; deeply devoted and dedicated to the destitute ranges from months old kids to well-aged senior citizens. They are left high and dry by the very people they count on; the deranged who move about aimlessly or without any destinations the paraplegic and the bedridden; the deaf and dumb; orphaned kids, the physically and mentally challenged and the persons who just came back from the brink of suicide; the visually challenged; the HIV affected and the cancer patients and so on in who had drifted from the set of courses of mainstream have created a world of their own and are leading a peaceful life.
Former President of the India, Bharatha Ratnam Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam visited Gandhibhavan on May 7, 2015. He proclaimed “Gandhibhavan means a Mini India. We can see miniature forms of all sections of people here. The beauty of equality and secularism in this Mini India is exciting. I am very lucky to be here.”
An Ideal example of the day out visit with your loved ones could be to celebrate some of your memorable occasions such as birthdays, wedding anniversaries etc. Well-wishers take part in Gandhibhavan’s Prayer Services, in memory of their loved ones and enjoy a meal with the inmates. It may be a unique experience in your whole life.