Journey of Mr.M.Manal, from Scratch to being the Founder of The Himalaya Drug Company –
Success is a goal for everyone involved in various fields and people talk about these stories when someone is at the peak of his/her success , but we need to know the history about their difficult times when they struggled and made their own path.
Let’s talk about few legends who made their own path from Medical Sales Representative to Launching their own company or getting to Respected positions……
Mr.M.Manal was having one thing in great and that was his passion to succeed overcoming all obstacles, He neither had money nor resources.
Once riding through the forests of Burma Mr.Manal saw a restless elephant . He saw this restless elephant eating the roots of a plant, Rauwolfia Serpentina, which helped the elephant cool down from being restless.
Mr.Manal had no money just a passion which led him to achieve his vision.He borrowed money by mortgaging his mother’s jewellery to buy a hand-operated tableting machine.He spent his days learning about herbs from local Ayurvedic healers and spent his nights working on the machine to make a few hundred tablets.
He had a clear vision in mind “To bring traditional indian science of Ayurveda to society in a contemporary form”
It Took Mr.Manal Years to get success and all this was possible because of his patience, strength,and passion. According to him if people were provided with safe and effective herbal medicines, the acceptance level will increase on its own and they will use it as a part of routine. He believed that herbal medicines should be assessed on the same quality and effectiveness parameters as conventional medicines. This was possible through actual research. This was a dream with actually many obstacles. But Mr.manal continued on on, despite of the hurdles
This was Mr.Manal’s passion and dedication that brought the positive outcome.After 4 years of rigorous research the herb Rauwolfia serpentina, Serpina , The world’s first antihypertensive drug was launched in 1934. In 1955, Himalaya launched Liv.52, a liver formulation for sure optimal liver function
In 1999,Himalaya entered the personal care segment under the brand name ‘Ayurvedic Concepts’.This was uncharted territory which brought with it new challenges and new opportunities for learning
Mr.Manal started his operations in Dehradun way back in 1930, then,the company later expanded to Mumbai and across the country.
In 1975, the Company grounded an advanced manufacturing facility in Makali, Bengaluru, India. In 1991, the company relocated its R & D facility to Bengaluru. Today The Himalaya Drug Company Operates in more then 105 countries and Himalaya Products are prescribed by more then 400000 doctors world wide, and millions of customers trust Himalaya for their health and personal care needs.
Thus Mr.M.Manal’s journey from no money and resources to be the most trusted brand in the country and the world inspires every indian to be consistent and passionate for Success.
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