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Episode 8: Arsalan Shirazi – Actor, Rapper, Writer and how he’s building a media empire from scratch

12/2/2018
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“There are moments where you can’t hide from what you want to do.” – Arsalan Shirazi Arsalan Shirazi (@entitldartist) is the quintessential multi-hyphenate artist: he’s an actor, writer, rapper, and founder of ENTITLD ARTISTS. It’s a media and entertainment company that develops film, series, and music for millennials with a focus on first-generation stories. Arsalan’s debut project... The post Episode 8: Arsalan Shirazi – Actor, Rapper, Writer and how he’s building a media empire from...

Duration:01:12:04

Episode 7: Shabnam Samuel – Powerful stories on marriage, hardship, and healing

11/1/2018
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“Writing completely soothes me and is form of healing.” – Shabnam Samuel Shabnam Samuel (@panchganiwrites) is a writer, coach, social media trainer, and the founder of the Panchgani Writers’ Retreat. Shabnam just released a memoir A Fractured Life this year in September 2018. The retreat incorporates mindful living along with creativity and wellness following Ayurveda principles, with yoga,... The post Episode 7: Shabnam Samuel – Powerful stories on marriage, hardship, and healing appeared...

Duration:00:52:18

Episode 6: Hema Kundargi – The surprising science behind nutrition and the benefits of going back to school after 30 years

10/1/2018
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“You’re never too old to set another goal or a dream.” – Hema Kundargi Hema Kundargi is a registered dietitian, culinary artist, and TV host. Hema went from being an accountant to hosting and producing her own TV show called Indian Vegetarian Gourmet. She simplifies Indian cuisine and aims to remove the myths and mysteries associated... The post Episode 6: Hema Kundargi – The surprising science behind nutrition and the benefits of going back to school after 30 years appeared first on South...

Duration:00:54:20

Episode 5: Lavesh Pritmani – Founder and CEO of Learn Bhangra and his story on building a business from your passion

7/31/2018
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“Bhangra is a dance that combines both energy and grace.” – Lavesh Pritmani Lavesh Pritmani (@LearnBhangraNow) is the founder and CEO of the Learn Bhangra. In less than three years, his app achieved over 70,000 downloads and 25,000 registered users. No small feat. Bhangra is an energetic, folk dance and music form that originated from Punjab,... The post Episode 5: Lavesh Pritmani – Founder and CEO of Learn Bhangra and his story on building a business from your passion appeared first on...

Duration:00:55:10

Episode 4: Asha Rangappa – Former FBI Special Agent and her stories behind catching spies, overcoming barriers, and creating your own career path

7/2/2018
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“My advice would be to ignore your parents. At some point you have to decide what you want to do for yourself.” – Asha Rangappa Asha Rangappa (@AshaRangappa_) is a former FBI Special Agent in the New York Division specializing in counterintelligence investigations. Her work at the FBI involved assessing threats to national security, conducting classified investigations on... The post Episode 4: Asha Rangappa – Former FBI Special Agent and her stories behind catching spies, overcoming...

Duration:00:41:00

Episode 3: Srihari Sritharan (Dr. Srimix) – How to become a top DJ with millions of listeners

5/19/2018
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Srihari Sritharan (@DrSrimix) aka Dr. Srimix is an extremely talented DJ and producer who blends South Asian music with Western influences. He is one of the most popular DJ’s in the Bollywood-Fusion Dance Circuit, and has produced thousands of tracks with millions of listeners with one of his most popular tracks being “Lean on Rangeela”. Sri... The post Episode 3: Srihari Sritharan (Dr. Srimix) – How to become a top DJ with millions of listeners appeared first on South Asian Stories.

Duration:01:05:58

Episode 2: Kovid Gupta – How to break into Bollywood with zero connections

4/21/2018
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Kovid Gupta (@kovidgupta) is an author, screenwriter, filmmaker, and social activist. At the age of 22, he moved from Texas to Mumbai to pursue his dream of breaking into Bollywood. Spoiler alert: He did it. He has worked on some of South Asia’s biggest TV brands as a content developer, creative consultant, and screenwriter. ... The post Episode 2: Kovid Gupta – How to break into Bollywood with zero connections appeared first on South Asian Stories.

Duration:01:04:08

Episode 1: Priya Krishna - How to become a world-class food writer

4/1/2018
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Priya Krishna (@pkgourmet) is an accomplished food writer and author – with publications in The New York Times, The New Yorker, GQ, Taste, Saveur, and Bon Appetite to name a few. She’s also written two books – Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks and Indianish coming out in Spring 2019. She has some truly great stories ranging from... The post Episode 1: Priya Krishna – How to become a world-class food writer appeared first on South Asian Stories.

Duration:01:03:33