Divya Nursery

Divya Nursery has been established nearby Patanjali Yogpeeth at Maharishi Dayanand Gram. This Nursery has beautiful collection of more than 900 medicinal herbs, shrubs, trees, climbers and ornamental plants. Since, 1997 it was a great effort with high spirit to collect the valuable medicinal plant. Thereafter, to explore more possibilities of a large number of wide collections, exposition and research of medicinal, aromatic and ornamental plants in an organized way in the Divya nursery has been established.
To explore possibilities of a large number of wide collections, exposition and research on medicinal, aromatic and ornamental plants in an organized way the Patanjali Herbal garden has recently been reorganized and reconstructed for the benefit of scientific community as well as for the general masses. A team of scientists from the field of Botany, Ayurveda and Agriculture are engaged in the research and development work here. There are about 300 species of herbs, 175 species of shrubs, 50 species of climbers, 25 species of aquatic and about 350 species of trees are present in this Herbal garden. There are 5 Artificial caves present in the garden which provides favorable environment for the growth of bryophytes, pteridophytes and orchids. Some caves display the basic knowledge of Ayurveda through beautiful sculptures, depicting how our ancestors were preparing Ayurvedic medicine like churns, vatis, asavas and bhasmas etc. It also displays different Yogasanas, Pranayams and mudras through similar sculptures.
There is a beautiful Nav Graham Vatika. It displays 9 plants related with the concerned planet There is also a beautiful Rashi (Zodiac sign) vatika and Nakshatra vatika. The Rashi vatika contains 12 plants according to their Zodiac sign and Nakshatra vatika contains 28 plants according to their Naskshatra sign. There are seven artificial fountains and one beautiful pond which provides suitable climatic conditions for aquatic plants like Trapa natans L. (singhada), Nymphaea nouchali burm.f. (kamal), Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn., Nymphoides indica (L.) Kuntze (Tagar), Ceratophyllum demersum L., Pistia statiotes L., Typha angustifolia L. (Pater) etc. There is a large Bird house with different varieties of birds and rare plants around a small pond and waterfall which provides natural environment to the bird. Visitors can pass through this bird house by a hanging and will enjoy the natural beauty surrounding them.
Herbal garden provides green saplings of medicinal plants propagated in our nursery throughout the year by our experts and these plants are available for sale for general public from nursery at very reasonable price.