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    Girish Sharma: The inspiration

    Blog by: Raj Kishan Girish Sharma: The inspiration We expect life to throw lemons at us, because we have planned to make lemonade, but what if your lemonade plans are hindered by life, because it throws stones at you? What would you rather do, stop? Or find a way around it! “Jump! And you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fly.” Courage is what we need! Here is someone who would encourage you to jump and try to extend your wings and motivate you to fly. Girish Sharma, the great badminton player is an inspiration to millions of people in India and around the world; 2…

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    YouWeCan – Yuvraj Singh

    Blog By : Ipsa Singh YouWeCan – Yuvraj Singh “The harder the struggle, the more glorious the triumph.” The world is full of unexpected surprises that often don’t turn out to be pleasant. There is an organisation that promises to try it’s best to take away the biggest fear of any individual’s life. “ CANCER. “  The foundation is full of life and kindness. You can even call it a lifeline, or to be specific , that’s – YouWeCan for you. YouWeCan is Yuvraj Singh’s endeavour to combat cancer by spreading awareness about the disease and fighting the stigma attached to it. The national cricketer announced the launch of ‘YouWeCan’,…

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    Jinnie gogia

    Blog by-Pooja Seth We have always heard that women cant have it all, but those who are strong-willed prove this statement absolutely wrong, The lady we are talking about today is a lecturer, author, brand ambassador of #FitIndia, an international athlete and a mother of a nine-year-old.Her name is Jinnie Gogia. The #FITINDIA campaign is a nationwide campaign ,an initiative by GLANBIA, the world’s biggest nutrition giant. It is supported by the ministry of health ,and aims to spread awareness about the right nutrition and the lack of physical activity in Indians. With a target reach of over one billion people, the campaign aims to make India a fit nation.People…

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    The Fillip – Gurubani Judge

    Blog By : Ipsa Singh “We all have a WONDER WOMAN inside us.“ Gurubani Judge, customarily known as Bani J, is a popular video jokey (VJ). This can surely be her formal introduction in terms of her profession, but she is that magnificent lady whose actions and hard work cannot be summed up into mere words, who strives to be perfect in every walk of life she decides to step in. This magnificent female has been setting goals for all the people out there, irrespective of their gender. She has proved that gender is just another word which people have been using as weapons to turn down the competition coming…

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    Humpy Koneru

    Blog by: Anuradha Guha Humpy Koneru is an Indian chess grandmaster. Koneru was born on 31st March, 1987 in Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh. Her name originally was Hampi which meant ‘champion’. Her father later changed her name to ‘Humpy’ to more closely resemble a Russian-sounding name. Koneru won three gold medals at World Youth Chess Championship, one in 1997 under 10 girls division, one in 1998 under 12 girls division and another in 2000 under 14 girls division. In 1999 the Asian Youth Chess Championship was held in Hyderabad. She won at it under 14s’ division, competing with boys. Koneru won the World Junior Girls’ Championship in 2001. She won…

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    Joshna Chinappa

    Blog by: Anuradha Guha Joshna Chinappa is a professional Indian squash player. She was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on 15th September, 1986. Playing squash runs in Chinappa’s blood. Her family has been interested and actively participating in the game for more than four generations. Her great-grandfather, Marshall K. M. Cariappa, was the Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army. He also actively played squash and it was he who started the tradition of playing this game in the family. Chinappa’s father, Anjan Chinappa, like her great-grandfather also regularly plays squash and has represented India in a variety of international games multiple times. From a very young age, Chinappa was deeply enamored…

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    YouWeCan – Yuvraj Singh

    Blog By : Ipsa Singh “The harder the struggle, the more glorious the triumph.” The world is full of unexpected surprises that often don’t turn out to be pleasant. There is an organisation that promises to try it’s best to take away the biggest fear of any individual’s life. “ CANCER. “  The foundation is full of life and kindness. You can even call it a lifeline, or to be specific , that’s – YouWeCan for you. YouWeCan is Yuvraj Singh’s endeavor to combat cancer by spreading awareness about the disease and fighting the stigma attached to it. The national cricketer announced the launch of ‘YouWeCan’, an initiative by the…

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    The Inspiring Lady- Harmanpreet Kaur

    Blog By : Ipsa Singh “Leadership is not a position and a title. It is an action and an example.” Harmanpreet Kaur Bhullar, born on 8 th march 1989, in Punjab, Is a part of established Indian B women, India Green women, Punjab Women (India), Sydney Thunder. She is an all- rounder cricketer. She proves that, gone are the days when women were confined to certain petty stereotypes. She has break through all these filthy holding back chains of the society and is all set to inspire young women in border of her country and beyond. She is an extremely extravagant example of perfection. She proves “Hamari chhori kisi chhore…

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    Aparna Popat : The Winner of Senior Nationals for 9 years in a row

    Blog by : Anuradha Guha Aparna Popat is an Indian ex-badminton player. She was born in Mumbai on 18th January,1978. Her parents were Lalji Popat and Heena Popat. She finished her schooling in J.B. Petit High School and pre-university course in Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She got a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University.   Anil Pradhan, a National Champion, was the first to recognize the spark of talent in the 8-yr old Aparna. He was approached by her parents for her training. She started playing from 1986. She was taught many essential skills under his tutelage.   To further expand her capabilities, she shifted to the Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy, Bangalore in 1994. Here, she received training under the acclaimed badminton player, Prakash Padukone himself. To enrich…