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This podcast examines challenges faced by today's Indian woman & proposes ACTIONABLE strategies in the Indian context on a wide variety of topics, from identifying passion to better productivity & parenting. It features interviews with women with sharing of what worked & what didn’t, for them. If you are trying to manage your responsibilities better & looking at ways to realize your potential, you would love this. Visit www.thenewindianwoman.com

This podcast examines challenges faced by today's Indian woman & proposes ACTIONABLE strategies in the Indian context on a wide variety of topics, from identifying passion to better productivity & parenting. It features interviews with women with sharing of what worked & what didn’t, for them. If you are trying to manage your responsibilities better & looking at ways to realize your potential, you would love this. Visit www.thenewindianwoman.com

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This podcast examines challenges faced by today's Indian woman & proposes ACTIONABLE strategies in the Indian context on a wide variety of topics, from identifying passion to better productivity & parenting. It features interviews with women with sharing of what worked & what didn’t, for them. If you are trying to manage your responsibilities better & looking at ways to realize your potential, you would love this. Visit www.thenewindianwoman.com

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Episodes

Chat with Tina Katwal - from hobby to business and design studio to an International event - Part 2 - Episode 46

7/24/2021
We continue our chat with Tina Katwal, who discovered quilting by chance and later went on set up a quilting related store and a design studio. And no, she didn’t stop with that, she went on to conduct the first ever India International Quilting Festival, in 2019, along with 2 of her friends. This is Part 2 of a 2 part conversation with Tina. She talks about the challenges they faced and how they overcame them and what was that secret that that made it possible. You will also get to hear...

Duration:00:38:30

Chat with Tina Katwal - from hobby to business and design studio to an International event - Part 1 - Episode 45

7/10/2021
She started a hobby a decade back and today she is one of the core team behind the India International Quilt Festival! In this episode, we meet Tina Katwal, who discovered quilting by chance and later went on set up a quilting related store and a design studio. And no, she didn’t stop with that… This is Part 1 of a 2 part conversation with Tina. We chat about the first ever India International Quilting festival held in Chennai in 2019 and then she shares her journey with us. And yes, of...

Duration:00:21:57

Tips to lighten the burden of Cleaning - Episode 44

6/26/2021
Most of us would have found cleaning a burden under regular circumstances itself, not to speak of the lockdown period imposed due to the pandemic. In this episode, we look at why we should examine our approach towards cleaning and the 3 reasons why you would be interested in this. The focus is on figuring out your optimum level for your home and to be happy about it. If you are looking for simple actionable steps in this area, do not miss this episode. Listen on .. What the New...

Duration:00:32:13

Life lessons and parenting tips from Dr Lalitha Regi - Part 2 - Episode 43

6/12/2021
Dr.Lalitha Regi chose to live life and rear her children in a remote village. What did it mean for her, as a woman, as a mother ? And that too, while being active and busy saving the lives of hundreds of people over several villages, in so many different ways. In Part 1, i.e., Episode 42, we talked about her engagement in the community as a medical Dr, growing a mud single room hospital to a 35 bedded Tribal Health centre, focussing on community health and then moving on to Farmers groups...

Duration:00:26:41

Chat with Dr Lalitha Regi - saving lives in more ways than one - Part 1 - Episode 42

5/29/2021
How often do you get to meet a doctor who chose to be a physician for people with limited or no access to medical facilities ? And who feels, this was the most obvious choice for her right from her teens! Though ensuring medical facility is what brought her to this remote village, she chose to dream so much more and continues to do so. And in the process, she has touched the health and lives of hundreds of people across many villages. And if she is not featured in New Indian Woman, who else...

Duration:00:23:46

Tips to relive good memories - Episode 41

5/15/2021
Don’t you love taking photos ? How often do you go back to see and relish the photos taken by you or your loved ones ? By the way, did you know that Google is changing their policy around storage and it may impact how you take and store photos on your mobile ? In this episode, we look at how we can use this as a mechanism to stay positive, revisit good memories and more. We are not talking about digital photos alone here - there are tips around the physical photos lying around your house...

Duration:00:21:37

Best practices for Device Usage across age groups - Episode 40

4/24/2021
The pandemic has made devices easily accessible, even a necessity, amongst children across all age groups. We did not have enough time to prepare for this, fully understanding the pros and cons of it. Before March 2020, discussions around device usage happened with the context that device usage is optional, for children. That is no longer the case. Do we have time to discuss, debate and figure out what steps we need to take when the children already have access ? Or, is it OK to not bother...

Duration:00:48:12

What do women wish for at their workplace - SheAsksHR - Episode 39

4/10/2021
If the HR/Personnel department comes and asks you for one wish to be granted, what would that be ? This is the question in this episode of New Indian Woman podcast. The few women who feature in this episode, very clearly, have never been asked this question. But they have their wish ready. Is the HR ready to listen ? Would you like to add yours to this list ? You are most welcome.. What the New Indian Woman podcast is about As you may already be aware, this podcast has 2 focus...

Duration:00:23:06

Chat with the renowned musician Bindhumalini - Part 2 - Episode 38

3/27/2021
Listen to Part 2 of the chat with Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy, popular singer and composer. She has won National Award and Filmfare award as best playback singer for a Kannada film she composed and sung songs for. She has chosen to follow her passion and strived to explore different avenues and genres in music, from Kabir to several women poets across the centuries. In this episode we talk about what it means to be a musician couple, creativity and spontaneity vs planning, what a musician's...

Duration:00:35:45

Chat with the renowned musician Bindhumalini - Part 1 - Episode 37

3/13/2021
Listen to a detail chat with Bindhumalini Narayanaswamy, popular singer and composer. She has won National Award and Filmfare award as best playback singer for a Kannada film she composed and sung songs for. She has chosen to get trained in Carnatic and Hindustani as well as many other art forms and pursued multiple academic paths as well. She has chosen to follow her passion and strived to explore different avenues and genres in music, from Kabir to several women poets across the...

Duration:00:42:09

Reimagining Festivals - Episode 36

2/26/2021
Welcome to a chat on looking at festivals, the need to reimagine and adapt them to today's context. I invite you to this chat with my friend Srividya where we explore our memories of festivals, what they mean to us and how we can play a role in creating memories for our children and enjoy it differently. Does this mean we stop celebrating our traditional festivals ? Definitely not. Don’t we have enough festivals to start thinking about new ones ? Do they sometimes feel as a burden for the...

Duration:00:41:28

A Quick Introduction to Planners plus My Planning Story - Episode 35

2/13/2021
Welcome to Planner World! If you are someone busy chasing deadlines and making sure the most urgent tasks are done, this episode is for you. On the other hand, if you are someone who diligently keeps track of to do lists and get a kick out of crossing off items in the to do list, this episode is for you as well. Whether you are someone who is very systematic or you revel in creative chaos, you would definitely gain from using a planner. Confused ??? And, what exactly is a planner ? How to...

Duration:00:21:04

Journey to social awareness - with Deepa Pawar (English)- Episode 34

1/30/2021
This is the narrative version of Episode 33, recorded in English. If you know Hindi, suggest you listen to Episode 33. And if you don’t understand Hindi at all, listen to this episode. What does it take to start from a place where one is most disadvantaged at multiple fronts, to run an organization that focusses on youth leadership and community development ? We meet Deepa Pawar, founder of Anubhuti, an organisation working in the area of Youth Leadership. She is from one of the...

Duration:00:34:44

Journey to social awareness - with Deepa Pawar(Eng & Hindi) - Episode 33

1/9/2021
What does it take to start from a place where one is most disadvantaged at multiple fronts, to run an organization that focusses on youth leadership and community development ? We meet Deepa Pawar, founder of Anubhuti, an organisation working in the area of Youth Leadership. She is from one of the nomadic tribes that is Economically, socially and intellectually challenged. She struggled to complete her education, started working from the age of 14 and eventually earned her post graduate...

Duration:00:47:30

Breast Health - What every woman should know - Episode 32

12/26/2020
With the ever increasing number of women around us affected with breast cancer, it is very important for us to pay more attention to breast health. In this episode Dr. Geetha Manjunath explains to us on the many contradictions about breast cancer. It is one of the most curable cancer but typically gets diagnosed very late. She explains what each one of us should know and how we should take care of ourselves. And if you are someone who has experienced the pain of mammograms, you should...

Duration:00:39:05

Challenges faced by Women at Workplace Part 2- Episode 31

12/12/2020
In Part 1 we examined challenges faced by young Indian women at workplace. What about older women ? What kind of challenges do they face ? Does it vary based on their age or their childrens' age or their work profile ? When they get more senior, does the gender matter ? Do you think there are women specific challenges in our cities in large organisations that talk about having women friendly policies ? Are there ways to address some of the challenges ? Are there learnings that one can use...

Duration:00:24:51

Challenges faced by Women at Workplace Part 1- Episode 30

11/28/2020
What kind of challenges do women face at workplace ? Is it the same for all ? Does it change based on age, profile, stage in life etc? Interaction with a few women on what they face and how they overcome the challenges. Listen on .. What the New Indian Woman podcast is about As you may already be aware, this podcast has 2 focus areas. One, We examine the challenges faced by today's Indian woman and proposes ACTIONABLE strategies in the Indian context, on a wide variety of topics - right...

Duration:00:22:12

Craft your ideal day - why ? And how ?- Episode 29

11/14/2020
A short episode on how you can craft your day - yes the 24 hours are there for you to craft it. What does it mean ? Is it even possible ? And why should you do it ? Listen on .. What the New Indian Woman podcast is about As you may already be aware, this podcast has 2 focus areas. One, We examine the challenges faced by today's Indian woman and proposes ACTIONABLE strategies in the Indian context, on a wide variety of topics - right from identifying their passion to better productivity...

Duration:00:09:17

A unique volunteering opportunity for all from Dr Shambavi - Episode 28

10/31/2020
A volunteering opportunity that does not require any skillset, but just your intention to participate and give. Is that possible ? Listen to this wonderful opportunity from Dr Shambavi Rajagopal of Save Scrap and Sew. No, you don’t need to know sewing to participate in this! Plus, you will be impacting people's lives and even contributing to the environment. You could do it for just a couple of hours per week sitting in your house or walking across to a neighbour's house. You could choose to...

Duration:00:36:08

Experience the Joy of Giving thru Volunteering - Episode 27

10/17/2020
Ever wondered how to engage differently and make your skills available to a larger group of people ? And that too without any expectations in return ? Welcome to this episode on volunteering - we start with what we mean by this word and why YOU should consider volunteering. Is this something to be examined later when you are less busy ? Or is it just enough to give money for charity ? And then, of course, some practical examples of where you could start and the biggest barriers you are...

Duration:00:25:37