After independence, India was primarily a poor country and therefore has produced several rags to riches stories but what this man did uplifted the entire country’s economy in a matter of decades. This is the greatest rags to riches story there can ever be because it scaled to unimaginable heights without any godfather or corporate backing.
When Hirachand had a third boy in Chorvad, Gujarat, he did not expect anything out of the world from his son. Just like any other school master, he wanted his son to fare well in studies and earn a decent amount which would be enough for a living. But the confidence and approach of this young boy was shocking right since his childhood.
The boy, Dhirubhai, was a highly impatient boy who got sick of sitting in classrooms. He had a spontaneous motivation for exploring his physical abilities, going out and doing something which would bring him money. He thought the weekly village market was a great place to begin from so he started his entrepreneurial journey with selling bhajiya. He gave earnings from the market to his mother to help with household expenses.
He thought the weekly village market was a great place and started his entrepreneurial journey with selling bhajiya
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