The forest surrounding the ashram and temple is known as Garbhanga Reserve Forest as various flora and fauna are found in this reserve. This forest is inhabited with elephants. The elephants in this reserve are being protected by the poachers and the reserve also protects the butterflies as some rare butterflies species were found in this reserve. The Basistha temple was built in dedication to Lord Shiva. Three other deities’ temples which are found in the ashram are dedicated to Lord Brahma, Lord Vishnu and Lord Ganesh.