Sarla Ashram also known as Lakshmi Ashram is a Gandhian Basic Education centre for schoolgirls. Catherine Hillman, a disciple of Mahatma Gandhi, who was referred to as Sarla by the local populace, founded this ashram. The Sarla Ashram offers practical training for countryside community activities. It endeavors in helping the rural women and acts as a centre for voluntary work. The ashram works for the upliftment of many orphaned and poor girls. Being located in the midst of the sprawling greenery of Kausani, the Sarla Ashram is necessary visit place that offers spiritual and mental bliss. One can easily approach this ashram, as it is located at a favourable distance of 1 km from Kausani in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand.