Stories

23rd May 2014

Pukka, the magic explained

Pukka does more than just create delicious herbal teas and nutritious supplements. We change things. From small things, like the way someone feels after trying our herbal teas; to bigger things, like helping to solve a health problem or even protecting endangered species. Each change, no matter what its size, spreads another piece of Pukka magic into the world, inspiring us all to live a more conscious life.

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23rd May 2014

Meet Sebastian, Pukka's herbsmith

After several years of walking in the Himalayas, sleeping under the stars and learning about plants, an encounter with an Indian healer inspired Sebastian to return to England to study the powers of herbs. An Ayurvedic clinic, a Yoga practice, and a caravan followed – and, not long after, the herbal tea company you know and love today as Pukka Herbs.

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23rd May 2014

Pukka's Vision

Imagine a planet covered in organic herbs, where the majesty and power of Mother Nature is always respected and protected, and where everyone on it has the freedom to live a natural way of life, filled with health and happiness. Yes, it’s a big vision – but you’ve got to dream, right? And dream is exactly what our founders, Tim and Sebastian, did when they first came together.

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23rd May 2014

Being Pukka: our four mantras

On this enlightening (and, at times, bumpy) journey, four simple, yet powerful, mantras have lit our way, beautifully expressing what we believe and how we behave, and setting us apart from other herbal tea companies: Be Pukka. Be the best. Be brave. Be ‘wow’.

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23rd May 2014

Where to buy Pukka

Don’t worry, you’re never too far away from your Pukka favourites – you’ll find a good selection of Pukka products at all good healthfood store as well as an ever growing selection of Pukka teas in your local supermarket.

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23rd May 2014

Protecting the planet with WWF

The World Wildlife Fund is best known as the world’s leading independent conservation body. Like Pukka, it sees how the health of the planet is intimately connected to our own health and happiness, and so works to protect wildlife, plants and the environment. We’re privileged to be renewing our partnership with WWF for the second year in a row, after helping to raise over £66,000 for its conservation work last year.

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23rd May 2014

Growing guggul in Rajasthan

The true value of guggul is a sticky golden resin that lies within its twiggy branches, so valuable it was once a gift given to kings. Nowadays, guggul is as valuable and popular as ever, but sadly over-harvesting is leaving its numbers in decline and the entire species under threat. To help conserve this powerful natural treasure, we’ve partnered with an organic project in a remote area of Rajasthan.

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23rd May 2014

Meet the family, Pukka growers

Behind every cup of delicious Pukka tea is a person, family, or community on the other side of the world that made that cup of tea possible. From Mr Shastry in India to Filip in Bulgaria, our growers are far from remote traders, they’re our partners and many have become our friends.

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