Category Archive for: ‘Incredible Indians’

  • An excerpt from a Republic Day speech by the Honorable Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

    An excerpt from a Republic Day speech by the Honorable Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

    Every year, on the eve of Republic Day, the president of India delivers an annual speech which often calls for collective introspection. The speeches seek to remind Indians not only about how far the country has come since its inception, but also how far we …

    Read More
  • Martyr’s Day (January 30): Thoughts on Mahatma Gandhi

    Martyr’s Day (January 30): Thoughts on Mahatma Gandhi

    Dr. Ravi P. Bhatia  Mahatma Gandhi, one of the greatest proponents of peace and nonviolence, was shot dead by a Hindu bigot on January 30, 1948. How could this have happened has been debated and explained by scholars and the courts, which pronounced death sentences …

    Read More
  • Three American-Indians in the List of Most Influential Chief Marketing Officers 2021

    Three American-Indians in the List of Most Influential Chief Marketing Officers 2021

    A CMO or Chief Marketing Officer is the anchor of any company because it is the CMO who describes its marketing strategies – playing a pivotal role in making people aware of the brand. Precisely, a CMO is the leader who heads the promotional aspect …

    Read More
  • Rich in Wealth and Humanity

    Rich in Wealth and Humanity

    India has been the pioneer nation in respecting, celebrating, and upholding the power and supremacy of women. Naari (women) have always been a source of shakti (power) in the Indian tradition. That power has been well represented by numerous Indian American women (five of whom …

    Read More
  • Saini Ftr Img

    Shree Saini: The Winner with a Golden Heart

    ‘Shree’ means ‘Goddess Lakshmi’, the embodiment of wealth and prosperity. Shree also means ‘beauty’, ‘grace’, ‘power’, ‘brilliance’, and ‘dignity’. Shree Saini, the first Indian-American to become Miss World America, stands for the qualities depicted in the name ‘Shree’. Along with all these qualities, she possesses …

    Read More
  • Young Indian American Rising Gtr Img

    Young Indian Americans Rising to the Top

    There is no doubt that Indian Americans  represent a segment of the United States population who make mammoth contributions across a variety of fields, whether in business, politics, entertainment, and many others. In a recent conversation with NASA scientists after the historic landing of the …

    Read More
  • Image 1

    Women’s History Month: 15 Women Who Shaped the Indian Constitution

    Last month, the world celebrated Women’s History Month by recognizing remarkable women across all fields. In India’s own history, there are 15 women who are seldom discussed, despite being the most progressive, powerful thought leaders of their time. Without the contribution of these Indian women, …

    Read More
  • Kamala Harris Makes History as First Indian American US Vice President

    Kamala Harris Makes History as First Indian American US Vice President

    A culture that worships goddesses produces strong women. – Shyamala Gopalan The very sound of the word Kamala, another name for the goddess Laxmi, throned on a lotus flower, reminds us of nothing but India and Indian heritage. And Kamala Devi Harris particularly accentuated this …

    Read More
  • Gandhi’s Ideas of Nonviolence for Americans

    Gandhi’s Ideas of Nonviolence for Americans

    By Professor John Charles Wooding January 30, Mahatma Gandhi’s death anniversary, is marked as Martyr’s Day. Gandhi ji gave Indians the vision, courage and confidence that they were as good if not better than the Britishers and showed that they can defeat the greatest power …

    Read More
  • Sundar Pichai: An Influential Force

    Sundar Pichai: An Influential Force

    Indian American Sundar Pichai, who first began his career as a materials engineer and is now the CEO of both Google, Inc. and its holding company, Alphabet Inc., earned a place on TIME magazine’s list of 100 Most Influential People of 2020. Pichai was born …

    Read More
Page 1 of 1612345»10...Last »