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Hettigoda Industries Ltd

1934 Wilshire Blvd Suite 1002

Los Angeles, California 90057

United States

Company Description

Ayurveda - the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products: balm, inhaler, oil, toothpaste, toilet soap, baby soap, dietary supplement, garlic-in-bee honey, massage oils ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Managing Director

Siddhalepa Ltd

Board Director

Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, Sri Lanka Tourism

President

National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka

Affiliations

Council Member
University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Chairman of the Organizing Committee
Ayurveda

Education

S.Thomas' College

B.Sc Honours

National Engineering Consortium's W.J. Everett Award for Academic Excellence and Leadership

Northwestern University

MBA

Postgraduate Institute of Management , University of Sri Jayawardenapura

doctorate

Web References (93 Total References)


Siddhalepa - Ayurveda, the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products

www.thinkayurveda.com [cached]

Victor Hettigoda, the Chairman of the Hettigoda Group of Companies was born in 1937 in Kanake, Matara, Sri Lanka. Victor received his education at Rahula College, Matara. On leaving school he joined his father as a "student helper" to pursue the family profession of Ayurveda Medicine. Victor spent nearly 12 years learning the art of Ayurveda Medicine poring over "Ola Leaf" manuscripts and ancient books on the subject.

Victor Hettigoda's untiring efforts and devotion to Ayurveda won him accolades from his father. As a reward for his hard work, the secret formula of "Siddhalepa"- the wonder balm - was disclosed to him. He had a burning desire for independence and achievement but was encumbered by limited financial resources. However, an initial investment from a trusted relative in 1971 helped him commence his venture.
Victor Hettigoda's dynamism knew no limits. He travelled to every remote village in Sri Lanka to promote the Siddhalepa Balm. His tireless efforts were ultimately rewarded. Today, his Company is a resounding success with a global distribution network.
In recognition of Dr. Hettigoda's colossal contribution to the field of Ayurveda Medicine and his services to the Industrial community in particular, Dr. Hettigoda was vested with the prestigious award of "Deshabandu" by the President of Sri Lanka in May 1990. The "Vishava Prasadini" award was conferred on him by the Prime Minister in April 1996 for his outstanding contribution and service to the Ayurveda Industry in Sri Lanka. In addition, numerous journals and organizations have feted this outstanding entrepreneur. These include - Asiaweek, in December 1989, named him the "Balm King" in recognition of his contribution to the Ayurvedic industry. The Lanka Monthly Digest identified him as the "King of the Masses" and also as one of the "50 Greatest Sri Lankans since Independence". Dr. Hettigoda established the first Sri Lankan fertiliser company to manufacture organic fertiliser, and received the IFOAM International Organic Certificate for his "Suraya Compost Fertilizer" in 1995 The "MahaweliRan Diyawara" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda in April 1998 by the Association of United Engineers of the Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka in recognition of the valuable services rendered to the nation. The "VaidyaVidyaRatnaVibushana" honorary title was conferred on him in December 1998 by the Vidyalankara Privena, Kelaniya, for his contribution to the Ayurveda industry and achievements in getting products into the international market The "VishvakeerthiManawaHithawadiDeshamanya" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda by the Sri Jayawardenapura Guna Samaru Padanama in December 2000, in recognition of the services rendered to uplift national, religious, social, cultural and educational activities Sarvodaya Trust Fund conferred the National Award for the year 2001 in December 2001 to honour his services to society. Dr. Hettigoda was also selected as Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year 2000, and awarded the Bronze Medals for the Western Province and for the entire Island by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka in recognition of the Best Procedures adopted to enhance the performance of the Industrial Sector of Sri Lanka. The Faculty of Medicine - Medicina Alternativa Institute - affiliated to the Open University for Complementary Medicines conferred the Fellowship Register of Royal Complementary Practitioners (FRCP (MA)) in recognition of his contribution towards the field of Complementary Medicines in Sri Lanka.


Siddhalepa - Ayurveda, the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products

www.thinkayurveda.com [cached]

Dr. Victor Hettigoda


Siddhalepa - Ayurveda, the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products

www.thinkayurveda.com [cached]

Victor Hettigoda, the Chairman of the Hettigoda Group of Companies was born in 1937 in Kanake, Matara, Sri Lanka. Victor received his education at Rahula College, Matara. On leaving school he joined his father as a "student helper" to pursue the family profession of Ayurveda Medicine. Victor spent nearly 12 years learning the art of Ayurveda Medicine poring over "Ola Leaf" manuscripts and ancient books on the subject.

Victor Hettigoda's untiring efforts and devotion to Ayurveda won him accolades from his father. As a reward for his hard work, the secret formula of "Siddhalepa"- the wonder balm - was disclosed to him. He had a burning desire for independence and achievement but was encumbered by limited financial resources. However, an initial investment from a trusted relative in 1971 helped him commence his venture.
Victor Hettigoda's dynamism knew no limits. He travelled to every remote village in Sri Lanka to promote the Siddhalepa Balm. His tireless efforts were ultimately rewarded. Today, his Company is a resounding success with a global distribution network.
In recognition of Dr. Hettigoda's colossal contribution to the field of Ayurveda Medicine and his services to the Industrial community in particular, Dr. Hettigoda was vested with the prestigious award of "Deshabandu" by the President of Sri Lanka in May 1990. The "Vishava Prasadini" award was conferred on him by the Prime Minister in April 1996 for his outstanding contribution and service to the Ayurveda Industry in Sri Lanka. In addition, numerous journals and organizations have feted this outstanding entrepreneur. These include - Asiaweek, in December 1989, named him the "Balm King" in recognition of his contribution to the Ayurvedic industry. The Lanka Monthly Digest identified him as the "King of the Masses" and also as one of the "50 Greatest Sri Lankans since Independence". Dr. Hettigoda established the first Sri Lankan fertiliser company to manufacture organic fertiliser, and received the IFOAM International Organic Certificate for his "Suraya Compost Fertilizer" in 1995 The "MahaweliRan Diyawara" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda in April 1998 by the Association of United Engineers of the Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka in recognition of the valuable services rendered to the nation. The "VaidyaVidyaRatnaVibushana" honorary title was conferred on him in December 1998 by the Vidyalankara Privena, Kelaniya, for his contribution to the Ayurveda industry and achievements in getting products into the international market The "VishvakeerthiManawaHithawadiDeshamanya" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda by the Sri Jayawardenapura Guna Samaru Padanama in December 2000, in recognition of the services rendered to uplift national, religious, social, cultural and educational activities Sarvodaya Trust Fund conferred the National Award for the year 2001 in December 2001 to honour his services to society. Dr. Hettigoda was also selected as Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year 2000, and awarded the Bronze Medals for the Western Province and for the entire Island by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka in recognition of the Best Procedures adopted to enhance the performance of the Industrial Sector of Sri Lanka. The Faculty of Medicine - Medicina Alternativa Institute - affiliated to the Open University for Complementary Medicines conferred the Fellowship Register of Royal Complementary Practitioners (FRCP (MA)) in recognition of his contribution towards the field of Complementary Medicines in Sri Lanka.


Siddhalepa - Ayurveda, the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products

www.thinkayurveda.com [cached]

Victor Hettigoda, the Chairman of the Hettigoda Group of Companies was born in 1937 in Kanake, Matara, Sri Lanka. Victor received his education at Rahula College, Matara. On leaving school he joined his father as a "student helper" to pursue the family profession of Ayurveda Medicine. Victor spent nearly 12 years learning the art of Ayurveda Medicine poring over "Ola Leaf" manuscripts and ancient books on the subject.

Victor Hettigoda's untiring efforts and devotion to Ayurveda won him accolades from his father. As a reward for his hard work, the secret formula of "Siddhalepa"- the wonder balm - was disclosed to him. He had a burning desire for independence and achievement but was encumbered by limited financial resources. However, an initial investment from a trusted relative in 1971 helped him commence his venture.
Victor Hettigoda's dynamism knew no limits. He travelled to every remote village in Sri Lanka to promote the Siddhalepa Balm. His tireless efforts were ultimately rewarded. Today, his Company is a resounding success with a global distribution network.
In recognition of Dr. Hettigoda's colossal contribution to the field of Ayurveda Medicine and his services to the Industrial community in particular, Dr. Hettigoda was vested with the prestigious award of "Deshabandu" by the President of Sri Lanka in May 1990. The "Vishava Prasadini" award was conferred on him by the Prime Minister in April 1996 for his outstanding contribution and service to the Ayurveda Industry in Sri Lanka. In addition, numerous journals and organizations have feted this outstanding entrepreneur. These include - Asiaweek, in December 1989, named him the "Balm King" in recognition of his contribution to the Ayurvedic industry. The Lanka Monthly Digest identified him as the "King of the Masses" and also as one of the "50 Greatest Sri Lankans since Independence". Dr. Hettigoda established the first Sri Lankan fertiliser company to manufacture organic fertiliser, and received the IFOAM International Organic Certificate for his "Suraya Compost Fertilizer" in 1995 The "MahaweliRan Diyawara" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda in April 1998 by the Association of United Engineers of the Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka in recognition of the valuable services rendered to the nation. The "VaidyaVidyaRatnaVibushana" honorary title was conferred on him in December 1998 by the Vidyalankara Privena, Kelaniya, for his contribution to the Ayurveda industry and achievements in getting products into the international market The "VishvakeerthiManawaHithawadiDeshamanya" title was conferred on Dr. Hettigoda by the Sri Jayawardenapura Guna Samaru Padanama in December 2000, in recognition of the services rendered to uplift national, religious, social, cultural and educational activities Sarvodaya Trust Fund conferred the National Award for the year 2001 in December 2001 to honour his services to society. Dr. Hettigoda was also selected as Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year 2000, and awarded the Bronze Medals for the Western Province and for the entire Island by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka in recognition of the Best Procedures adopted to enhance the performance of the Industrial Sector of Sri Lanka. The Faculty of Medicine - Medicina Alternativa Institute - affiliated to the Open University for Complementary Medicines conferred the Fellowship Register of Royal Complementary Practitioners (FRCP (MA)) in recognition of his contribution towards the field of Complementary Medicines in Sri Lanka.


Siddhalepa - Ayurveda, the ancient art of healing for healthy living; herbal remedies and Ayurvedic treatments; manufacturer and exporter of herbal products

www.thinkayurveda.com [cached]

Dr. Victor Hettigoda

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