Ayurveda Acharya Vaidyan KGK Panicker (Kollasseril Govindan Kunju Panicker), a doyen in the field of Ayurveda, founded Kerala Ayurveda in 1945 at Aluva, Kochi.
He started his Mission with a Philosophy to promote the richness of Ayurveda Tradition by providing Quality Products and Services to Mankind. He got the Trademark registration from Calcutta in 1955.
He also introduced the Concept of a Nursing Home (In-Patient Facility) for Panchakarma in Central Kerala at Aluva. He modified and developed many new Ayurvedic Medicines with Proprietary Names keeping in Mind the needs of his Patients.
After demise of KGK Panicker in 1973, his son Dr Anil Kumar, continued the legacy and tradition and developed many products and special medicines in which many of them were further modified into New Dosage Forms.
KAL (Kerala Ayurveda Limited) carries KGK Panicker’s Mission and Objectives, contributing further to the development of Ayurveda to benefit the International Community in Healthcare.