Singer and Activist Vinay Mahajan On Song Mandir Masjid, Musical Journey

In the Karwan e Mohabbat bus in which we traveled for a month we would often sing songs. This one time, the Brothers from Vidya Jyoti College were singing the song, "Mandir masjid girja ghar mein baant liya bhagwan ko," a song I learned at school and one of the most beautiful compositions I have [...]


My Interview for the TED India Fellows Project by Kiruba

This is old news, but better late than never. Noted Social Media practitioner Kiruba Shankar designed a TED India Fellows Project under which a team of 5 to 6 bloggers conducted interview with the 100 chosen TED India fellows. The idea was to know the fellows better and get insights on what makes the TED [...]

Mention in Sunday Guardian and TED Fellows Friday

Season's Greetings to all my readers. Hope the festive season has greeted you well so far and shall keep you warm and cozy through Eid, Diwali, Christmas and all other special days to come. I just came back from a month long vacation to West Bengal, revisiting my native land almost after 15 years. The [...]

I was interviewed by TATA Tea’s Jaago Re initiative

The nice fellows from the TATA Tea Jaago Re initiative took my interview on the Importance of Social Media for Non-profits. I must have said something really nice, considering 67 97 people liked it by clicking on facebook thumbs up button. Though the opening line has a mention to the Bell Bajao campaign, the interview [...]

An Interview with Jasmine Shah of Jaago Re!

Starting from today I am introducing an Interview section on my blog. One interview every month. Starting with Jasmine Shah, the Campaign Coordinator of the Janaagraha and Tata Tea initiative, Jaago Re! One Billion Vote campaign.  I took this interview for Mutiny and is first published in Mutiny's January Edition. In these trouble times a [...]