The month of March is celebrated as Women’s History Month. This month is for celebrating women’s contribution to history and building of the modern society. We wanted to honor the mothers, mentors, and other special womxn and share their wisdom with you.
The World remembers powerful women who changed the course of history. We all honor the revolutionaries and suffragettes who fought hard for freedom and rights. We light candles for lives lost. It is their wisdom, courage, and mettle that weaved the fabric of heritage. However, we forget their role as mothers, mentors, wise counsel, and pillars of strength who help others grow and fly. Here, we share snippets of wisdom learned from such wise women.
On Problem Solving
Dr. Sandhya Kiran is the Principal Biostatistician at Mapmygenome. She is the brains behind many of our algorithms. She shares:
On Innovative Recipes
Jayashree T Rao is a food blogger, recipe developer and content writer. She also writes poetry. Her blog is www.evergreendishes.com. She has authored e-books that are available on Amazon. She shares:
Chitra Lele is a young software engineer, poet, and academic author. She shares:
Tina Mansukhani Garg is the Founder & CEO of Pink Lemonade Communications, an integrated marketing agency, specializing in marketing communication, branding and brand strategy, content marketing, digital media, advertising, and interaction design. Tina founded the company in 2009, and today, it is known for its award-winning work in creative & business communications, and digital services. She comes with extensive experience in the creative industry, and is passionate about empowering women entrepreneurs. She shares:
On Taking Action
Leena Soneja is the founder of Empowering Human Lives, a Certified Handwriting Analyst, and NLP trainer. A keen educationist and mentor, she enables entrepreneurs, corporate employees, students, and individuals to transform their lives and to live up to their full potential. Her mother’s teachings and support have a big role to play in her journey:
On Being Happy
Malavika Jaggi is Associate Director – Client Partner Value at
GlobalLinker. She shares:
Kavita Devgan is a popular nutritionist and weight loss consultant in New Delhi. She writes for Mint, DailyO, and Quint. She has authored best sellers such as Don’t Diet! and Ultimate Grandmother Hacks. She shares:
On Conquering Fear
Nazia Sultana is Manager – Logistics & Admin at Mapmygenome. She shares her mother’s thoughts on conquering fear:
Nivedita is a publisher and a poet. She has written a book of poems titled Writing by the window. She founded a publishing house Nivasini that published many collections of poems. She is the founder of Lampshade Writers, a platform to encourage writers. She shares:
On Strength and Beliefs
Pooja Ramchandran a pioneer in the field of genetic counseling in India and VP Genetic Counseling at Mapmygenome. She has been practicing clinical genetic counseling in India since graduating from Johns Hopkins University in 2008. She is a much sought-after expert in a niche profession and, being the first genetic counselor in the country with a formal degree in genetic counseling, she is committed to establishing the genetic counseling profession in India. She shares:
This article shares wisdom from some fabulous women. Truly each snippet is precious. As some say, the mother is a child’s first and best teacher.