Beijing Tong Ren Tang-北京同仁堂
n 1669 (the 8th year of Kangxi of the Qing Dynasty), the famous Imperial Physician Dr. Yue Xianyang, founder of Beijing Tong Ren Tang set up the “Tong Ren Tang Drug Store” in Beijing. The expression of Tongren derives from the Book of Changes, one of Confucian classics, meaning “harmonious and selfless” and “treating others equally” in Chinese; Yue Xianyang liked these two words very much for their impartial and elegance and taken them as his first drug store’s name.
Since the Yongzheng year of Qing Dynasty, Tong Ren Tang had been appointed as the sole Traditional Chinese Medicines supplier to the Imperial of Qing Dynasty and served for more than 188 years. For over 340 years, Tong Ren Tang continued to deliver high quality Chinese medicines and services to the public. The recognition and achievements are globally acclaimed.