ORGANIC INDIA is unwaveringly committed to elevating environmental stewardship beyond “sustainable” – incorporating biodynamic, regenerative farming practices.
The mission of serving a community dedicated to healthy, conscious living has resulted in a Vehicle of Consciousness business model based on building beneficial economic, environmental and social ecosystems.
A Brief History
a love story
In the 1990s the ORGANIC INDIA founders witnessed wide-spread devastation caused by attempts to industrialize India’s agriculture with chemical pesticides, fertilizers, and genetically engineered seeds.
tulsi – holy basil
At the same time they learned about the health supporting characteristics of Holy Basil, also known as Tulsi.
a common goal
They shared a deep wish to bring these health-supporting herbs to the world by partnering with farmers to:
- Recover traditional agricultural wisdom
- Begin the environmental regeneration of thousands of acres of farmland and forest
- Establish a new business model based on responsible economic, social, and environmental principles and fair trade-based farmer partnerships
Working with Ayurvedic and Western physicians, they learned of herbs and formulas that support a healthy response to environmental and physical stress.
To be a vehicle of consciousness in the global market by creating a holistic sustainable business modality, which inspires, promotes and supports well-being and respect for all beings and for Mother Nature.
To be a trustworthy and innovative global leader in providing genuine organic products for healthy, conscious living.
ORGANIC INDIA has earned the coveted B Corp certification. This means the company meets the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and accountability to balance profit and purpose. In 2018 and 2019, ORGANIC INDIA won the “Best for the World Overall” certification awarded to the top 10 percent of all B Corporations.
Our Medical Director
Dr. Junger, a board certified Los Angeles-based cardiologist, is the author of the New York Times bestseller “Clean: The Revolutionary Program to Restore the Body’s Natural Ability to Heal itself.” Dr. Junger is also the founder and formulator of the Clean Program.
A Uruguayan-born cardiologist and Functional Medicine practitioner, Dr. Junger works with patients seeking to restore the balance of health. He completed his postgraduate training in internal medicine at NYU Downtown Hospital and a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at Lenox Hill Hospital before studying Eastern medicine in India.
When Dr. Junger was diagnosed with multiple ailments, none of the traditional treatments that he was prescribed solved his issues. He went on a journey to explore other medical systems, and discovered Ayurvedic medicine.
In July 2019, ORGANIC INDIA’s Lucknow factory received India’s first LEED Platinum certification for a natural food production facility. LEED is the acronym for “Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design,” and was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to promote and encourage the design and construction of energy and resource efficient buildings optimized for human health.