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Thea Nair

Thea Nair has 12 articles published.

Europe Awaits India’s First Female Motorsports Professional

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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

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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The Girl Making Waves Across International Waters

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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

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, The dreamer with a purpose

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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

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

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    Hundred Handed

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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The story behind the bookstore of our dreams

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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah

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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Bombay’s Bellyrina Beating the Odds

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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)

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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The Mane Man In The Country When It Comes To Beards

in Entrepreneur by
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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

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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How Sai Kaustuv Turned His Disability Into A Driving Force

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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

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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How Pragnya Wakhlu created social change using music as her medium

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    Pragnya Wakhlu
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    Pragnya Wakhlu

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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How Tushar Rishi broke the shackles of cancer to inspire people

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    Tushar Rishi

Tushar Rishi began his inspirational journey when he decided to overcome his cancer by channelling his experiences through a creative outlet into his book, The Patient Patient. During his chemotherapy sessions, he would return home from the hospital and write about everything he felt and saw on that day. Seven or eight months into his…

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How Chelston Pinto’s passion is making the country a healthier place to live in

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    Chelston Pinto
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    Chelston Pinto

Not everyone can turn their hobby into a profession, however for Chelston Pinto; nothing seemed to beat the thrill of sports. Rapid Sport Fitness, created purely to encourage, teach and promote sports or fitness as a lifestyle, is an initiative to help individuals gain confidence alongside enriching their fitness experience. Overcoming Hurdles During the early…

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