The Sorig product line, derived from the Tibetan words "Sowa Ripa" (Tibetan herbal medicine) is Manufactured by Men-Tsee-Khang, Tibetan Medical, and Astro-science Institute, Dharamsala, India. Sorig herbal products are based on the principle of traditional Tibetan medicine. All the plants used in Sorig’s products are organically grown, most of them at about 3000 meters in the Himalayan Mountains. The clean air, soil, and water of the site ensure high plant quality.
Men-Tsee-Khang, Tibetan Medical and Astro-science Institute was established in 1916 by the 13 Dalai Lama in Lhasa, Tibet. After the Chinese invasion of Tibet in 1959 His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama re-established Men-Tsee-Khang in Dharamsala, India on 23 March, 1961. Its main objective is to preserve, promote and practise Sowa Rigpa, the ancient Tibetan system of medicine, astronomy and astrology with the aims to improve the health and sanitation of the refugees in particular and the public in general and to establish dispensaries in order to provide accessible health care to the people regardless of caste, creed or colour.