Thenga was established on 29th August 2019, with an aim to be a social enterprise that manufacture and sell eco friendly products . The name ‘Thenga’ means coconut in Malayalam, since coconuts were plenty in Kerala we wanted to promote coconut ...Read More
The company was founded by me, Maria Kuriakose from Thrissur, Kerala. My mother and sister supports me in this venture. We initially started by manufacturing on our own in a small unit, near our home. But when number of orders started to increase, our capacity was not sufficient. We realized that there are many small coconut shell craftsmen in different parts of Kerala, who have taken training from the Kerala state handicraft Cooperative, but only make a small living due to limited orders or ...Read More
We package the products using old newspapers and cardboard boxes. We do so to avoid plastics and other non biodegradable material, this helps us stay true to our mission to create products for a sustainable world.