“Envisioning a world where Mother Nature works in concert with sustainable development for improvement of human well-being”
It All Started With A Vision
Our journey began over three decades ago with Mr. PJ Kunjachan and Dr. Benny Antony, who firmly believed in the power of nature and recognized the role of herbs in providing a healthy life.
To become the most renowned organisation by bettering lives across the globe through innovative natural solutions
“A winning combination of intellectual and industrial strength”
The Dynamic Duo
Mr. PJ Kunjachan then partnered with his brother-in-law, Dr. Benny Antony, a brilliant chemist working in the extraction industry. His business acumen combined with Dr. Benny Antony’s specialist knowledge created a powerful formula that transformed the herbal extract industry.
“Advancing in the world of natural extracts since inception”
Arjuna Natural opened its doors as the first Indian company to manufacture the essential oil of mustard. Recognising the potential of innovation, we pioneered new products, enhanced existing ones and even created unique operational systems.
The epic journey of Arjuna and its phenomenal rise to fame bear witness to the hard work and dedication of our talented team.
“Advancing to global frontiers”
International Momentum & Expansion
“After gaining worldwide acceptance with our essential oil of mustard, we focused on the nutraceutical sector, a segment which was still in its infancy. We launched a series of innovative herbal extracts that propelled our success in a dynamic, global business environment. Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Coimbatore was also set in 2002 up to support the growing international demand. “
“Accelerating advancement through superior R&D”
Spearheading Research & Technology
Firmly believing that technological innovation is the only way to success, we’ve patented numerous innovative products and invested heavily in research. Arjuna was the first private company in Kerala to receive approval for an in-house research by the Government of India. Our advanced R&D unit is a complete research facility for phytochemistry, pharmacokinetics, formulation, development and pre-clinical studies
Our Commitment To R&D
We invest about 10% of our turnover towards conducting R&D studies for new products in various universities in India and abroad.
History Of Firsts
We’ve been at the forefront of innovation since our inception
The first Indian company to develop specialty smoke flavour
“First company in the world to produce 100% turmeric extract with superior bioactivity”
“First company in the world to produce nitrate extract from Amaranthus”
We’ve been fortunate to have our efforts recognised globally as well as within the country. Our achievements include prestigious awards from the international and Indian scientific community and government bodies.
Dr. Benny Antony, Director- Technical Award for Innovator of Spice Products issued by Spices Board, 2012
Media And Meets
“In the interest of following safety regulations implemented due to Covid-19, currently there are no events on the horizon in the immediate future. However, we can say with utmost certainty that we’ll have a host of exciting events for you soon. So stay tuned for updates!”
The Future Is What Drives Us
At Arjuna, we’re driven by the endless possibilities that come with harnessing the power of nature. So while we take great pride in what we’ve achieved since our inception, innovation and the future are what inspires us to keep going.