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    Rohan Chakravarty

A Wildlife Enthusiast; A Nature Conservationist; A Cartoonist – Green Humour Puts a Fun Twist On Saving the World

We hear all about the importance of protecting wildlife that’s going extinct or conserving the depleting environment on the news, on the radio and everywhere else; but is anyone really taking it seriously? Well, maybe they would if a little fun and humor were added to the seriousness of wildlife, environment and nature conservation. And…

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    Jay Sriram
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    Jay Sriram
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    Jay Sriram

Child Piano Prodigy Loves Playing the Keys Over Kindergarten

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While most 7-year-olds find happiness and contentment building with Legos, playing with their friends or indulging in video games, little Jay Sriram finds happiness in something more soulful – playing the piano. But Jay isn’t just any ordinary child piano player. This kid has mastered – and we mean mastered – the art of playing…

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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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    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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    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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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi
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    Virali Modi

How Two Failed Suicide Attempts Made Virali Modi A Successful Phenomenon

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Several years ago, Virali Modi was clinging on for her life in a ventilator following an accident. Lying helplessly in a coma, the odds were against her at that point but, sure enough, that she regained consciousness and had got her life back. However, she wasn’t mentally prepared for the fact that she wouldn’t be…

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    Shayna Leigh

How Shayna Leigh Found Her Own Style In The Brutally Competitive Music Industry

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Shayna Leigh is a singer/songwriter who was trying to make it in New York City. Being signed to a ‘Universal Music Group’ affiliated record label ‘S-Curve Records’ changed the course of the musician’s life drastically. She released her first debut album, ‘Drive’, subsequently, under the label on July 28, 2015. Shayna says that she’s really…

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    Esther Eden
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    Esther Eden
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    Esther Eden

How The Self-Taught Musician Got The Pop Sensation, Jessie J To Believe In Her

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As a self-taught musician, it is more that incredible what Esther Eden has achieved by herself. Apart from performing in major concerts with the likes of Adam Lambert, Sean Paul, Fifth Harmony, amongst many others, Esther has won multiple awards as well. She is the Ambassador for Sennheiser, was nominated for ‘Young Achiever, 2016, at…

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    Avanie Joshi
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    Avanie Joshi
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    Avanie Joshi

How Avanie Joshi Looked Away From Negativity To Positively Enhance Her Life

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Avanie Joshi is one of the upcoming talents in the music industry. Starting off with just a YouTube channel, she has now stepped into the arena of Bollywood. A singer and songwriter by profession, she was involved in her art even during her school. She says that building these skills are easy once you understand…

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    Swapna Abraham

How Swapna Abraham’s vow during adversity helped rekindle her passion

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After a sudden urge of wanting to give up music that she’s been enjoying doing for 24 years, Swapna Abraham instead took up a challenge of recording 1000 songs in 1000 days. She says, “I had performed the globe over, published 20 odd albums, impressed upon thousands of people with the ‘gift’ of music; but…

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    Rajvi Sanghvi
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    Rajvi Sanghvi
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    Rajvi Sanghvi
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    Rajvi Sanghvi
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    Rajvi Sanghvi
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    Rajvi Sanghvi

Looking For A New, Cool Hobby? Get Cracking On Hobbmob

Happy minds always know how to multiply and influence others with happiness. Rajvi Sanghvi, the founder of Hobbmob is one such person whose vibrant attitude towards life is infectious. The company’s happy circle has one motto – Learn-Teach-Learn-Repeat. Hobbmob.com connects hobby learners with experts or professionals, therefore cultivating an enormous source of self-growth. Speaking of…

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Nishka Mehta

How To Live A Picture Perfect Life By Following Your Passion

Nishka Mehta has always been interested in art and has been drawing since she was nine years old. At 21, the artistic entrepreneur was running a fully fledged online business, ‘Art Beat’ that promoted affordable, customized art. Nishka hasn’t looked back ever since. It’s fair to say, with the accolades under her belt, that she…

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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj

The Story Of How A Unique Style Of Music Came About

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In November, 2008, a common friend introduced Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj to each other. Just two weeks after the duo met each other is when they performed for the first time. Hari and Sukhmani have been creating fresh and diverse music ever since. By fusing traditional Punjabi folk music with ambient electronica, they have…

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    Manan
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    Manan
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    Manan
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    Manan
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    Manan
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    Manan

The Story Of The Internationally Acclaimed Indian Musician – Manan

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A musician with the accolades to back up his talent, Manan has won many hearts during his journey towards living his dream. Be it winning the acoustic guitar category in the Six String Theory International Competition, or performing at the Zihuatanejo International Festival in Mexico, he has proved, over and over again, that he is…

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    Yasodhara Pathanjali
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    Yasodhara Pathanjali

The Adversities In Her Life Resurrected Her Passion Of Being An Artist

Yasodhara Pathanjali has been inclined towards painting since she could remember. It’s surprising to her that she had a better sense of who she really was at the age of five than she did in her 20s, when she wasn’t still a fully fledged artist. Moving from the sidelines to the field of painting came…

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    Robyn Adele Anderson
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    Robyn Adele Anderson
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    Robyn Adele Anderson

One Opportunity Is All Robyn Needed To Flourish In The Music Industry

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Making up her mind to not pursue music as a career in high school, Robyn Adele Anderson had no idea that she was destined to be the sensation that she is today. After meeting Scott Bradlee, the creator of the YouTube channel ‘Postmodern Jukebox’, Robyn was provided with the opportunity to feature in his channel.…

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    Kenishaa Francis
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    Kenishaa Francis
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    Kenishaa Francis
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    Kenishaa Francis
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    Kenishaa Francis
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    Kenishaa Francis

Beating The Odds To Live A (Pitch)er Perfect Life

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It’s hard for a musician to make a mark in the very competitive industry of music and entertainment; it’s even harder for a musician to prosper by performing a niche genre in a country like India that is listening to popular tunes on the radio. Kenishaa Francis, however, is on her way to greatness by…

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