Bharat Bhaishajya Shala was started by Vaidya Chandra Prakash in the year 1983 and has been run by his son Vaidya Balendu Prakash since then. His son Devendu Prakash has also joined him in taking the family traditions ahead.
Vaidya Balendu Prakash is the Founder Director of Bharat Bhaishajya Shala and Padaav – Speciality Ayurvedic Treatment Centre, Uttarakhand. He is an acclaimed Ayurvedic physician, who served as physician to the President of India, Dr K. R. Narayanan. Born in the family of a Rasa vaidya, Vaidya Prakash mainly practices Rasa Shastra, one of the eight specialities of Ayurveda and believes in combining traditional knowledge of Ayurveda with modern science. During his four decades long clinical experience, he has developed certain research-based products and protocols for the effective treatment of various disorders. All the products of Bharat Bhaishajya Shala are prepared under his guidance and supervision. Vaidya Balendu has also been conferred the Padmashri in 1999 by the Government of India.
Devendu Prakash is one of the Directors of BBS Pvt Ltd. He has been involved in preparation of high quality Ayurvedic formulations for more than eight years after completing his Bachelor of Commerce degree. All the medicines at BBS are manufactured under his expert guidance and supervision.