Sariga Sangeetha Academy, a research cum training institute for carnatic music, is situated at Kadungallor village in Aluva
. Affiliated to the Akhil Bharatiya
mandal of Mumbai, the institution organizes examinations for 13 UGC approved courses including PhD in music.
Apart from these, instruction is also given in yoga, meditation and music therapy.
Every year during the nine days of Navaratri, the academy conducts music programmes in which eminent musicians from all over the country perform concerts.