We grow up with love and security. Our lovely prescribed life can be like a marble in a tea cup. The marble can go round and round from the centre of the cup; It can even bounce out of joy or anguish thinking it’s reached its limits. Typically parents protect us with their love and… Read More


My grandmother (paternal) Indulekha Mitra was one of 6 sisters growing up in pre-independent India. I never had the good fortune of meeting her as she passed away when my dad was a teenager. Even though I never met her – I have this Goddess like image of her in my mind. She was incredibly… Read More


It was an honour to be invited to the inaugural summit of Obama Foundation by former US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. The foundations mission is to inspire and empower people to change their world. Huge emphasis is on our voices being heard, the art of story telling and starting with helping… Read More