Maya of Australia®, is an Australian brand of Pure & Premium Organic Darjeeling tea and is trademarked in Australia. Our endeavour is to bring authentic, premium quality tea to discerning tea lovers in Australia and now in New Zealand, while ensuring holistic goodness- that is good for Health, Environment and Community - the pillars of sustainable development.
Darjeeling tea, is a rare, coveted and exotically flavoured tea, which is grown only in Darjeeling, situated at the foothills of the Himalayas in India and cannot be grown, manufactured or replicated anywhere else in the world. The unique agro-climatic condition of the region contributes to its distinctive flavour and aroma. However, according to the official sources, each year, around 10 million kg of teas are grown in 87 tea gardens spread over 17,500 hectares of land but over 40 million Kg of teas are sold worldwide as Darjeeling.
It is to be noted that in order to protect this authenticity, Tea Board of India (Regulatory body of Government of India) has patented Darjeeling tea with the Darjeeling logo as the seal of authenticity and awards licenses to companies that sell 100% Pure Darjeeling Tea and support trade through fair and proper channel. We are delighted to be one of the very few (if not only) Australian Companies to be awarded this licence (Vide. no- DJ/HOOL/064/22082017/AUS) and are authorised to use the official "Darjeeling" Tea logo and the word "Darjeeling" on our products.
To further maintain the quality and authenticity of our products, our Pure & Premium Organic Darjeeling Teas, are packed at source (in India), at a high quality FSSC 22000 Certified packaging centre. The FSSC 22000 certificate is a global certification that proves that the organizations food safety management system is in compliance with the Scheme requirements. Globally, there were just 21019 (as on Sep 2019) organisations spread across 154 countries that has been issued this highly sought after certification.
Did you know, women, who form majority of the workforce in this tea producing ecosystem, play a significant role in the sustainability of the tea industry. This ethically sourced, carefully crafted tea is more of an art.
The sight of a mother (a tea-picker) holding a 'tea-leaf' while at the same time carrying her child in her pouch is a sight- that is quite common. And that, in a way exemplifies the nature/nurture bond.
Thus, through the 'mother and child' image on our products, we pay our respect to all those women working in the tea gardens while nurturing both their human child as well as the industry. It is in their nature to nurture and that help produce the best tea (both in terms of flavour and aroma) in the world.
Fresh from the pristine lap of the Indian Himalayas...
Nurtured with care...
Ensuring the fine quality
For the finer moments,
the joy of pure & premium
With You Forever
Maya of Australia ® -Organic Darjeeling Tea
Yoga, is an ancient practice for physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Have you ever tried drinking our PURE and PREMIUM Darjeeling GREEN Tea after your Yoga session or physical activity? It is divine...the freshness and richness of the tea does the wonder....Our 100% PURE and PREMIUM Darjeeling Green teas are selectively sourced from prized gardens of Darjeeling (Single Origin, Single Estate, Packed at Source) situated at the foothills of the Himalayas...
To be a warrior
is to be genuine....
Remembering the warriors
Honouring the braves- Lest We Forget!
Thank you frontliners for all your sacrifices...
Did you know about the ANZAC DAY and its Darjeeling Connection? Here's more ...
Green...the prime colour of the world,
that from which its loveliness arises
Something for every moment,
Something for everyone...
To match any energy level...
There was a time when drinking tea was a ritual that strengthened bonds, brought friends and families together, stirred intellectual discussions, incited romanticism and reinvigorated many.
We are attempting to revive that nostalgia of the bygone era….
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