Mr. Soli Sethi

An American author looks at the ‘little gems’ around as glimmers of inspiration. Indeed, this is how, the young gemologist and an intuitive businessman Mr. Soli Sethi looks at the entire spread of precious gemstones at his popular store in Chandigarh. His passion for gems, and the different stories they tell urged Soli to pursue […]

Fifth Session of Ru-Ba-Ru held

Chandigarh, February 3, 2020: The fifth session of Ru-Ba-Ru gave an impactful insight to the audience in the life of Aneesh Bhanot, social activist and Ashok Chakra awardee Neerja Bhanot’s brother, at the 15th Winter National Theatre Festival organized by Theatre for Theatre at Bal Bhawan, Chandigarh. The session was conducted by Ojaswwee Sharma, Director, […]

Inspiring Indian: Chandigarh based Mr. Vivek Atray

Vivek Atray, a former Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer has excelled in a plethora of fields – public administration, writing, motivational speaking, information technology, education, e-governance, public relations, communication, tourism and sports. He is an acclaimed writer and orator and has inspired thousands of youngsters to adopt a cheerful, positive and multi-dimensional approach to their […]

Inspiring Indian – Chandigarh based Mr. Raman Walia

Call it the Grace of the Almighty or the influence of  blessed parental upbringing which inculcates the virtues of compassion, generosity and zeal in an individual to serve society and humanity. Drawing pleasure from his profession as an established legal luminary and his ardent passion to serve the needy, downtrodden and deserving victims of injustice […]

Inspiring Indian: Chandigarh based Manmohan Lal Sarin (Mac)

Founder President of SJOBA (St. John’s Old Boys Association) and SJOBA Foundation, Manmohan Lal Sarin, popularly known as Mac to friends, has been the Advocate General of Punjab twice and Haryana once, a unique distinction indeed of having held this prestigious constitutional post of two States. He has been Chairman of the Bar Council of […]

Inspiring Indian: Chandigarh, India based Mr. Satya Pal Jain

“The pursuit of excellence comes from practice, perseverance and an indomitable will. So, whatever you do, ensure that you excel in it,” says Mr Satya Pal Jain with a satisfied smile on his face. The Additional Solicitor General of India and a Member of the Law Commission of India, Mr Jain is a Member of […]

Ms. Shanti Bhanot

Shanti Bhanot spent her formative years imbibing the cultures and traditions of a number of countries as her father was a senior international banker and was posted to many countries including Bahrain, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia etc. She did her schooling in these countries and this early global exposure helped her widen her horizons. Based on […]

Inspiring Indian: Chandigarh, India based Mr. Kartar Singh Dhamija

This is an important lesson which Mr. Kartar Singh Dhamija learnt very early in life from his father, Bh. Ram Lal Rahi. “We were in Ambala and my father had his own small business trading in vegetables,’ recalls Mr. Dhamija. “I was being trained by him to eventually run the business and he was of […]