11 Inspiring & Unique Businesses Run by Brilliant Women Entrepreneurs

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Swasti Mehta

Pudina punch 

Not letting her Down Syndrome diagnosis deter her, Swasti Mehta from Mumbai started her business of making Pudina Punch in 2020. She now gets more than 20 orders a day.

Induben Rajput

Chilli and Cheese

Despite an accident that injured her spine, Induben started a vada pav business that now earns her Rs  1 lakh/month.

Harbhajan Kaur


94-year-old Harbhajan Kaur makes besan barfi and various kinds of pickles– her Chandigarh venture, has grown from strength to strength.

Neelofar Jaan

Button Mushrooms

Earning enough to support her family and fund her studies, Neelofar Jaan of Gangoo village in Kashmir’s Pulwama district is growing mushrooms at home

Sarita Kashyap

Apna Pann Rajma Chawal

Sarita Kashyap,'s makeshift food stall – Apna Pann Rajma Chawal – is a popular joint in Peera Garhi, West Delhi, where she can be spotted feeding scores of hungry street children, ragpickers, and homeless people every day.

Urmila Jamnadas

Gujju Ben Na Nasta

Urmila Jamnadas started ‘Gujju Ben Na Nasta’ at 77 to help herself and her grandson move ahead from a life full of tragedy, pain, and struggle. Today, the business earns a revenue of Rs 3 lakh a month.

Rani Tulja

Tulja Tooling

Rani Tulja - a mechanical engineer, started Tulja Tooling to deal with the manufacturing of components like fixtures, gauges, moulds. She now earns  Rs 24 lakhs

Ruchira Sonalkar 

Native Tongue

Ruchira Sonalkar runs Native Tongue to sell all-natural and preservative-free jams, stone ground nut butters, fruit cordials and dessert sauces made from lesser-known indegenous produce,

Varsha, Vismaya & Vrinda Prasanth set up 3vees International to sell asafoetida. Today, the brand sells 30 products, including curry powders & breakfast essentials & has a 20 per cent net profit.

Varsha, Vismaya & Vrinda

3vees International

The Wicker Story founded by Priyanka Narula works with traditional craftsmen on making unique products made of cane. She gets orders from the United Kingdom

Priyanka Narula

The Wicker Story

Doodlage founded by Kriti Tula is a Delhi based design house that uses discarded waste cloth from factories to create her unique items of sustainable fashion line.

Kriti Tula