Raises First Round of Angel Funding from RAIN

Last Updated: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 12:30 hrs

Jaipur, Rajasthan, has raised the first round of funding from RAIN (Rajasthan Angel Investor Network). Mr. Mahavir Pratap Sharma, Charter Member, TiE Rajasthan and Co-Founder RAIN, helped in raising first round of funding from RAIN, which was their first venture.

RAIN is a network of angel investor from Jaipur. Out of 24 RAIN members, 13 have invested in Organic Shop for equity of 30%. The present valuation of Organic Shop is 1 cr. The investor shall remain invested for next 3 years.

“This validates the business idea and shall give us an opportunity to explore global markets and better branding.” said Manuj Terapanthi, Founder and CEO of Organic Shop.

He further added that the funds shall be used for better customer experience on the website, branding and expanding to USA. is an online marketplace for certified and branded organic products in India. It also offers Ayurvedic and herbal products. offers widest range of products which includes food, textiles, clothing, cosmetics, and wellness and health supplements. continues to strive to be the leading marketplace and One-Stop shop for all organic products in India.

Manuj Terapanthi founded the company in 2012 and is a member of TiE Rajasthan.

Presently, features about 26 brands and more than 1300 products on its website.

Such investment shall give a big boost to other start-ups from Rajasthan looking for mentoring and angel funding.

For more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Manuj Terapanthi, please call at 0141-2226126/4007601 or e-mail at

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