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July 2017

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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda
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    Mira Erda

Europe Awaits India’s First Female Motorsports Professional

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No dream is ever too big and no dreamer ever too small. Our very own Mira Erda broke all stereotypes when she began professional racing at the age of 9 and became India’s first female motor sports driver. With just 2 days of professional training and 4 days of practice she began her adrenaline filled…

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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish
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    Tanvi Jagadish

The Girl Making Waves Across International Waters

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Indians who thought surfing was just a dream from the movies can now revaluate their career opportunities because Tanvi Jagadish is now India’s first surfer to represent the country in SUP (Stand up Paddling) racing and SUP surfing in ISA world championship.  This goes to show that no dream is so far-fetched that it cannot…

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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza

Arjun Dsouza, The dreamer with a purpose

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Music has the ability to transform someone physically, mentally and emotionally all the while nurturing their personality. Arjun Dsouza, one ambitious individual, realized the potential that can be brought out in people through music, decided to found a non-profit zero overhead, non-governmental organization that teaches music and dance to special children as well as physically…

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    Hundred Handed

The Band That Started Out With A Purpose Of Having The Time Of Their Lives

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A growing field like music constantly has newcomers that are not always welcomed with open arms.  Hundred Handed, however, after testing their abilities and skills in separate bands previously, decided that starting their own band was a risk they were willing to take. And oh, how glad we are that they did! Sitting on the…

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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah

The story behind the bookstore of our dreams

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Sapna Book House has been a household name in Bangalore as well as Karnataka for around 50 inspiring years. Determined to not let it stop there, Nijesh Shah, a young man passionate about technology, decided to create an online presence for the book house and created Sapna Infoway. From a small 10X10 sq ft of…

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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)

Bombay’s Bellyrina Beating the Odds

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Dancing never got as fun as when Chitra Jidesh introduced India to its first online workout buddy system, TwitterGetsFitter. It all began one fine November day when she reached out to her friends & followers on Twitter, hoping to find a buddy to keep herself motivated and accountable on her fitness journey. Her search for…

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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh

The Mane Man In The Country When It Comes To Beards

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Despite living in a generation that accepts trends, whichever way they come, bearded men was the trend that took everyone pleasantly by surprise. Trends come and go, fizzling out soon enough. However, the beard club has never been just a trend; it has slowly become a medium that unites bearded men from different religions, race,…

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    Sharad Kumar
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    Sharad Kumar
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    Sharad Kumar
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    Sharad Kumar
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    Sharad Kumar

The Stroke Survivor Who Pumps Life Into Other Survivors

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After a devastating stroke in 2012, doctors gave up on Sharad Kumar merely due to the severity of the condition. He lost his voice for 3 years and has been paralyzed on his right side ever since. Having survived the traumatic disease, the challenge for the brave man was to rebuild his life. Sharad says,…

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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA
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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA
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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA
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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA
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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTASAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA
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    SAI KAUSTUV DASGUPTA

How Sai Kaustuv Turned His Disability Into A Driving Force

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Determination might be just a word for some people, but for Sai Kaustuv Dasgupta, there is no end to will power or motivation. Being a man whose body is 90% disabled, he has not let that define him. A singer, graphic designer and motivational speaker, he has left no stone unturned to defy what one…

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    Pragnya Wakhlu
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    Pragnya Wakhlu
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    Pragnya Wakhlu

How Pragnya Wakhlu created social change using music as her medium

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Beginning from a young age, Pragnya Wakhlu, started her music journey under the guidance of her guru in Pune. Focused on getting a good base with Indian classical music, she then ventured out to build her western vocal skills and even learned how to play the guitar. Through all of this she became a part…

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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya

Aparna Athreya’s Spiritual Transformation That Gratified Her Heart

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After having successfully worked in the software industry for 15 years, Aparna Athreya was involved in a lot of CSR related work. She received several opportunities to work with kids and gradually the techie developed a deep passion for working with children. She says, “I loved it so much that I was in two minds,…

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