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Inspiring Conversations & Podcasts

Need motivation to grow in your spiritual life? Check out the motivational and inspirational conversations for women empowerment! Enjoy these best female motivational podcasts and conversations by inspiring women.

The Swami Vivekanand Mission in Chicago – A Higher Calling!

Listen to Swami Ishatmanana share his ideas and philosophy that makes him commit his life to learning of Swami Vivekanand. A religious treatise and social polity interface. This is from the Global Desi World and Women Archives

Making Theatre a Space for Women’s Empowerment

Listen to Promila Kumar, Founder of Ekjut Theatre. She discusses her staging of ‘Yoni ki Baat’ in Chicago as part of diaspora engagement and empowerment. A take on the Vagina Monologues, a powerful tool to highlight the atrocities against women and gender-based violence. This recording is from the Global Desi World and Women Archives

Making North and South Meet with Education of Children

Listen to Dr. Ratnam Chitturi founder of North South Foundation. He created a community of learners of education and of values to knit together the South Asian Community of Chicago and beyond. This recording is from the Global desi World and Women Archives

Coping with Stress – Working Women Wellbeing Podcast Series

As Women have been doing so much of work from home. We reached out to health and mental health professionals to get their take on what stress is and what to do about it. Listen to Anjali Pal and Reshma Shah share their ideas. Dr Anjali Pal is MBBS doctor at AIMS and Reshma Shah is a licensed counselor and founder of a non profit agency SAHARA. This Working Women & Well being series will feature comparative perspectives from US and India. Stay tuned for several other podcasts in this series featuring many professionals.

When it is not Love

When is love not love…listen to deep and meaningful insights from therapist and Professor Dr. Marta Lundy share her perspective This is a recording of the Global Desi World and Women Show hosted by Shweta Singh. The guest on the show was Dr. Marta Lundy, an M.SW., P.H.D. L.C.S.W. Counselor. It is from our archives. Check out other related podcasts.

Motivating students for social service

Listen to the start of a journey of motivating young students to think about society. The academic and NSS officer Dr. Tulika Chakravorty. From a beginning in Banaras to a Ph.D. on Fisherwomen after marriage to an academic…

A call to transform from corporate to NGO

From a call to do more meaningful work, joining the Anna Hazare movement against corruption to enabling numerous women to become entrepreneurs. Prashant Pal the Founder of Pure India Trust is helping NGOs and Youth build capacity.

Different Kind of Fairy Tales

Irina Ruvinsky shares her take on the horror genre of Fairy Tales. The German Romantic traditions come alive in this conversation. Photo by Simon Berger on Unsplash

Working in Foreign Services – Indian Lady!

What is it like to be working as a woman in the Indian Foreign Services!

Womanhood & Body – A Conversation

Listen Bhairavi Goswami, an Indian Film actress share her role, performance in the movie Kamasutra and her take on Women’s Body Shaming, Health, & Sexuality. This is a recording from the Global Desi World and Women Archives

Intersectionality – Race, Gender and Academic Identities

A conversation with three leading women academics from discipline of Social Work Dr. Janice Mathews Rasheed, Dr. Maria Vidal De Haymes, and Dr. Katherine Tyson McCrea

Manage Your Stress

We all need strategies to manage stress. listen to some pointers from Dr. Jyotila Singh.

Old-World Style

Copy the Bollywood star is not easy but was the thing in the sixties India. Listen to Sudesh share her passion for looking good. This recording is from the Global Desi World and Women Archives

Small-Budget Filmmaking

A Conversation with Surendra Hiwarale on making films in Bollywood and the struggles of small budget film makers.

Writing poetry in Hindi

Listen to Shikha Singh share her poetry and ideas on creativity