Chakrapani Ayurveda’s Mega-Milestone Achievement
‘25 Years of excellence in the field of Ayurveda’
We are an Ayurvedic Clinic established in 1998 with commitment towards promotion of healthy living by propagation of Ayurveda.
Have a look at our growth journey –
Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha embarked on the establishment of a clinic and panchakarma center within a rental facility, having an area of 200 square feet. The auspicious inauguration of this facility was graced by Shri Narendra Modiji, who held the position of General Secretary of BJP at that time. The center was staffed with one physician and one support staff member, while simultaneously launching the website chakrapaniayurveda.com to extend their services online.
Chakrapani Ayurveda clinic relocated to a different rental facility boasting an area of 1100 square feet. Furthermore, the support staff had been augmented to a team of four members. Additionally, Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha traveled to the USA, leading to an expansion of operations in the United States.
Chakrapani Ayurveda clinic moved to a larger rental facility of 3300 sq. feet, featuring four Panchakarma rooms, one Yoga hall, and one Conference hall. They added a new physician and established their own pharmacy with 120 formulations, including handmade tablets, capsules, powders, and oils. The clinic also launched online training programs and obtained ISO 9001:2008 quality certification for their Panchakarma and Ayurveda training programs. Additionally, Chakrapani Ayurveda expanded its operations to France and Colombia, as well as started exporting to the USA.
Chakrapani Ayurveda acquired a 4300 sq. feet plot of land behind the Birla Temple for a large facility. They launched two new websites, learnayurveda.com and ayu.in. Additionally, an office and Panchakarma center were established in the USA. The staff strength increased to 20 people, and they successfully achieved ISO 22000:2005 quality certification for maintaining the highest food safety protocols in product manufacturing (HACCP certification).
Vd Rajesh Kotecha initiated the expansion of Chakrapani Ayurveda in various European countries, including France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, and England. Notably, Chakrapani Ayurveda was listed in the esteemed travel guide, Lonely Planet.
Chakrapani Ayurveda made a significant move to a new building spanning an expansive area of 8200 sq. feet. This state-of-the-art facility now boasts seven dedicated Panchakarma rooms, three consultation cabins, a spacious conference hall, and a well- stocked pharmacy to cater to the needs of patients. Vd Rajesh Kotecha received the Global Ayurveda Physician Award for the year 2007 from the Chief Minister of Delhi, Mrs. Sheila Dixit, India. The prestigious award was conferred upon him by the Hakim Azmalkhan Society, New Delhi, on 2nd March 2008. At that time, Chakrapani Ayurveda had a dedicated team of over 30 staff members who contributed to the success of the organisation. Furthermore, their online newsletter had garnered a significant readership of more than 10,000 individuals. In addition to their regular services, Chakrapani Ayurveda started accommodating groups seeking panchkarma treatments, expanding their offerings and catering to a wider range of patients.
Chakrapani Ayurveda Pvt Ltd. (Manufacturing Unit) was established to exclusively cater to the demands of the domestic market. Vd Rajesh Kotecha embarked on his journeys to South America during that time. In recognition of his exemplary contributions, Vd Rajesh Kotecha was bestowed with the esteemed “Ayurveda Ratna” award for the year 2008 by the International Academy of Ayurveda Physicians. With a dedicated team of 38 staff members, Chakrapani Ayurveda continued to expand its operations. Furthermore, two distinct guest facilities, Aashiyana and Rajangan, were introduced, providing exceptional accommodations for guests seeking rejuvenation and relaxation through Ayurveda.
A remarkable number of over 50 websites were launched during that period. Additionally, the organization obtained the GMP Certification (Good Manufacturing Practices) and Ayurveda Drug Manufacturing License from the Government of Rajasthan, ensuring adherence to high-quality manufacturing standards. Moreover, Chakrapani Ayurveda received approval as an organic facility, certified for NPOP, NOP, and EEC Standards by OneCert. The company’s export operations also expanded to include European countries and various Asian countries, strengthening its presence in global markets.
Vd Rajesh Kotecha embarked on visits to Brazil and Italy, exploring opportunities and spreading awareness about Ayurveda in these countries. To support the cultivation of Ayurvedic herbal plants, Chakrapani Ayurveda acquired agricultural land dedicated to farming purposes. In a notable recognition of his expertise, Vd Rajesh Kotecha was invited by the Prime Minister of Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, for a discussion on the potential introduction of Ayurveda in Curacao. Team Chakrapani comprised 51 staff members, including three physicians, who played a crucial role in the organization’s success. As part of their product portfolio expansion, Chakrapani Ayurveda launched a range of different herbal teas. Remarkably, the annual turnover of Chakrapani Ayurveda witnessed an astonishing
increase of 833 times compared to the turnover in 1998 when the organization was established.
The website ayushkar.com was launched, adding to the impressive total of 82 websites owned by Chakrapani Ayurveda.
Vd Rajesh Kotecha departed from his routine consultations and assumed the role of Vice Chancellor of Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar. During that time, Chakrapani Ayurveda had five physicians, and the total staff count increased to 55 members. In addition to these advancements, construction of a Manufacturing Unit was initiated in a spacious area of 22,000 square feet in the Sitapura Industrial Area of Jaipur.
Vd Rajesh Kotecha, the founder of Chakrapani Ayurveda, was conferred with the esteemed “Padmashri” award, the fourth highest civilian honor presented by the Government of India, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the field of Ayurveda.
Chakrapani Ayurveda published its inaugural book, “A Beginner’s Guide to Ayurveda,” authored by Vd. Rajesh Kotecha and Prof. Mita Kotecha.
Vd Rajesh Kotecha, the founder of Chakrapani Ayurveda, was appointed as the Secretary of the Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, assuming a crucial role in overseeing and shaping the development of Ayurveda, Yoga, and other traditional systems of medicine in the country.
Chakrapani Ayurveda successfully obtained the esteemed NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers) Certification, affirming their commitment to enhancing patient satisfaction, improving quality of care, and prioritizing patient rights. This recognition, granted by the respected body under the Quality Council of India, highlights Chakrapani Ayurveda’s dedication to delivering exceptional healthcare services.
Vd Nachiket Kotecha became the CEO of Chakrapani Ayurveda in 2019, playing a pivotal role in the organization’s operations and progress. During that time, Chakrapani Ayurveda experienced substantial growth, with its annual turnover reaching four times the amount recorded in 2009.
Chakrapani Ayurveda initiated a valuable initiative by launching a free weekend webinar series aimed at the general public. The series featured insightful lectures delivered by senior physicians from the center, providing valuable knowledge and guidance on various aspects of Ayurveda.
Vd Nachiket Kotecha initiated travels to France and Italy, further establishing the global presence of Chakrapani Ayurveda. To enhance the experience of guests seeking Panchakarma treatments, Chakrapani Ayurveda operated two well-appointed guest houses named Maitri and Aashiyana, providing comfortable accommodations and a serene environment.
Vd Nachiket Kotecha introduced the ‘Herbal Care’ series, a range of over-the-counter Ayurvedic supplements designed to address various health concerns. In a significant expansion, Chakrapani Ayurveda launched Ayushkar Ayurveda Pvt Ltd, a production unit situated in the Sitapura industrial area, Jaipur. The organization successfully obtained the GMP Certification for Ayushkar Ayurveda Pvt Ltd, affirming their adherence to stringent quality standards in manufacturing Ayurvedic products. Chakrapani Ayurveda Clinic received empanelment under the Rajasthan Government Health Scheme (RGHS), allowing more individuals to access and benefit from the clinic’s Ayurvedic healthcare services.
Data Compiled by Vaidya Lakshmi L.