The Champaran Satyagraha of 1917, in the Champaran district of Bihar, India during the period of the British Rule, was the first Satyagraha movement inspired by Mohandas Gandhi and a major revolt in the Indian Independence Movement. Another important Satyagraha just after this revolt was Kheda Satyagraha.
Champaran Satyagraha was the first to be started, but the word Satyagraha was used for the first time in Anti Rowlatt Act agitation.
Champaran is a district which comes under the state Bihar. Under Colonial era laws, many tenant farmers were forced to grow some indigo on a portion of their land as a condition of their tenancy. This indigo was used to make dye.
Jaggi Vasudev (born 3 September 1957), commonly known as Sadhguru, is an Indian yogi, mystic and New York Times bestselling author. He founded the Isha Foundation, a non-profit organization which offers Yoga programs around the world and is involved in social outreach, education and environmental initiatives.
Sadhguru was conferred the Padma Vibhushan civilian award by the Government of India on 13 April 2017 in recognition of his contribution towards human advancement.
Padmanabha swamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Tamil style (kovil) of architecture associated with the temples located in the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu, featuring high walls, and a 16th-century Gopuram. While the Moolasthanam of the temple is the Ananthapuram Temple in Kumbala in Kasargod District, architecturally to some extent, the temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple located in Thiruvattar,
The principal deity Lord Vishnu is enshrined in the “Anantha Shayanam” posture, the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan. Shree Padmanabha swamy is the tutelary deity of the royal family of Travancore. The titular Maharaja of Travancore Moolam Thirunal Rama Varma is the trustee of the temple. In line with the Temple Entry Proclamation, only those who profess the Hindu faith are permitted entry to the temple and devotees have to strictly follow the dress code. The name of the city of Thiruvananthapuram in Malayalam translates to “The City of Lord Ananta”, referring to the deity of Padmanabha swamy Temple.
Nandi is the name of the gate- guardian deity of Kailasa, the abode of Lord Shiva. He is usually depicted as a bull which also serves as the mount to the god Shiva. According to Saivite siddhantic tradition, he is considered as the chief guru of eight disciples of Nandinatha Sampradaya – Sanaka, Sanatana, Sanandana, Sanatkumara, Tirumular, Vyagrapada, Patanjali and Sivayoga Muni who were send to eight directions to spread the wisdom of Shaivism.
APJ Abdul Kalam born on 15 October 1931 and died 27 July 2015 was an Indian scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering. He spent the next four decades as a scientist and science administrator, mainly at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and was intimately involved in India’s civilian space programme and military missile development efforts. He thus came to be known as the “Missile Man of India” for his work on the development of ballistic missile and launch vehicle technology. He also played a pivotal organisational, technical, and political role in India’s Pokhran-II nuclear tests in 1998, the first since the original nuclear test by India in 1974.
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Healthcare Entrepreneur, Director, Founder Taj Agro Products
An independent Director in Healthcare Companies, and of Founder Taj Agro Products; a well-known name in Agro Industry for promoting (interesting range of Nutraceuticals and health supplements) and Basmati & Non Basmati Rice, Sugar, Wheat, Soya Bean Meal, Pulses, Spices, Tea, HPS (Ground Nut) Sesame Seeds, yellow Corn Maize, Slat Dry Fruits etc; and Taj agro export are primarily destined to East Asia, Middle East, Europe and North America
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Compliance and Competitiveness
Indian Pharmaceuticals Industry
The word "compliance" in India took on a whole new meaning in 2012 when key Indian Pharma Products exports pushed to USA and European Markets without much apprehensions.
Generics Medicines Initiative
Ms. Priyanka Singh Director Taj Pharma
We are also encouraging local distributors in India to create a parallel base for “Generics medicines” sales opportunity; which could help patient in saving money and deciding about monthly health budget, specially for retired people and senior citizens, where diabetic, Alzheimer, blood pressure medicines are necessity to buy on a regular basis. Hence “Generics Medicines” sales will increase in future; due to many factors not just cost, but general awareness will lead to that.
MENA region- Pharma Products Exports
- Ms. Priyanka Singh Views - Director Taj Pharma Group
The MENA market faced a slowdown last year, primarily driven by the oil crisis in key countries such as Saudi Arabia, and Algeria, and currency devaluation and economic crises in other countries, Egypt for example. Governments across the region reacted by increasing their focus on cost containments impacting the healthcare budget, for example Saudi Arabia reduced the annual tender opportunity for selected products leading to a significant decline in revenues for many international companies operating in the region.
Rising Trend in Women Entrepreneurship
Priyanka Singh, Director Taj Pharma Group
There's no "magic pill" that effortlessly launches you out of your cubicle confinement and into the free world of entrepreneurship. For some, the dream to be your own boss grows for a long time, even years, before it finally comes to fruition. The truth is, great success in business grows from just one, tiny seed. "My path to succeed in our family run business seemed to me, a natural evolution. "But, it wasn't based on a great desire to build a business. Rather, it was borne out of necessity. After 5 years mastering my craft, I was still an employee…
Vision & Mission: To develop affordable oncology products to treat cancer and help patients to see a ray of hope, we constantly strive to make high quality pharmaceutical products that offer cure to cancer patients and improve the overall quality of life
Healthcare Entrepreneur, Director, Founder Taj Agro Products and budding writer India
To work in a developing organisation and where I can establish their Products and Brands value worldwide efficiently. I keep carving for new opportunities along with establishing company’s Products in new arena’s continuously as well as focusing on well established and running Products and brands in the market with same Enthusiasm. I prefer to add more value to products quality, attractive packing, supply chain, and Distribution network, in any organisation and constant innovation and strong perseverance about my ideas are my key focus areas. I seek to prove an asset to any organisation, in which I work, or whatever department…
Health and wealth; the pursuit of humankind
- Ms. Priyanka Singh
An accomplished business leader with extensive experience in international healthcare business development, start-ups and turnarounds, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, Ms Singh in many ways led Taj Pharma's transformation journey, where she contributed significantly to the company's strategy and philosophy for MENA and Africa Region. Her inimitable style of pharma business combined with her sharp focus on quality healthcare helped Taj Pharma to emerge as one of the leading generics and branded exporter in their respective competencies in pharmaceuticals and Agro industry.