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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STRATEGY AND ROADMAP
While the financial services and even the manufacturing industry have been quick to adopt new technology, the same cannot be said of the natural products industry in general. There appears to be a degree of diffidence to leverage the power of cutting-edge information technology (IT) for higher efficiency and growth.
THE INGREDIENT SOURCING CLIMATE IN INDIA
India is one of the leading producers of herbs, spices and agricultural commodities. Pepper, cardamom, soybean, scented rice, wheat and nutraceutical ingredients in semi processed or fully processed forms are some of the key commodities exported from India to the Middle East, Asia Pacific region, Europe and US.
HOLY HERBS: MYRRH IN THE BIBLE
This is one of the four herb ingredients in the Holy Anointing Oil. Myrrh is the aromatic gum or resin that exudes from the stems and branches of more than 150 species in the Commiphoragenus of the Burseraceae family (e.g., Commiphora myrrha,Commiphora molmol,Commiphora gileadensis). These species, which are rare today, are distributed across easternAfrica and the Arabian Peninsula, including Ethiopia, Eritrea, Yemen, and Somalia. C. myrrha,which is regarded as the most popular source of myrrh, grew abundantly in this region.
HERBS IN THE HOLY ANOINTING OIL
As one of the most researched of ancient literatures, the Bible is a window into the life and practices of the people who lived in Israel and bordering nations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, and Judea. The Bible and other texts from that time offer a broad view of life from about 1300 BC onwards, inclcuding accounts of global trade, commerce, science, food, medicine, and culture. The Jewish people, who were the original writers of the Bible, had lived in all the major ancient civilizations except China from 3000 BC onwards.
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