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  • 00:31

    Radio Program with Dr. NS Rajan, Tata Sons

    in Motivation

    Join the People Matters Radio Show Talking Matters. Be a part of the exciting conversations on motivation, passion, drive, learning, dreams and much more. A monthly radio show that brings to our readers learning from business & HR leaders about career, leadership, future and many more – First Friday of every month!


    For this show we have Dr. NS Rajan, who is the Member - Group Executive Council and Group Chief Human Resources Officer at TATA Sons. 


    He has three decades of work experience spanning industry and consulting in reputed companies such as Ranbaxy, Asian Paints, BlowPlast, ABC Consultants, and E&Y. Prior to joining E&Y, he was a director at Asia Online, a US multinational company.Dr Rajan is a visiting faculty member at premier business schools such as IIM-Ahmedabad, and XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has been recognised as HR Professional of the Year (2008) by the National HRD Network. Dr Rajan is a graduate in economics from Loyola College, Chennai, and a post graduate in business management from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has completed his doctoral studies from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

  • 00:22

    A Little bit of East, a little bit of West, a whole lot of Reena

    in Culture

    Indian-American composer, Reena Esmail, is a graduate of Juilliard and has a masters from the Yale School of Music. She was a recipient of a Fulbright-Nehru grant for the 2011-2012 year and studied Hindustani vocal music in New Delhi, India. She was selected as a 2011 INK Fellow to speak about her work at the INK Conference (in association with TED) in Jaipur, with additional speaking engagements in Chennai, Delhi and Goa. Her work draws elements from both Western and Hindustani (North Indian) classical music.


    Her primary teachers have included Susan Botti, Aaron Jay Kernis, Christopher Theofanidis and Martin Bresnick, Christopher Rouse and Samuel Adler. . Her most recent Hindustani vocal studies have been with Srimati Lakshmi Shankar and Saili Kalyanpur in Los Angeles, CA.


    She has won numerous awards, including the Walter Hinrichsen Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters (with forthcoming publication of a work by C.F. Peters) and two ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards. She is currently a Post- Residential doctoral candidate at the Yale School of Music. Reena’s doctoral thesis, entitled Finding Common Ground: Uniting Practies in Hindustani and Western Art Musicians explores the methods and challenges of the collaborative process between Hindustani musicians and Western composers.


    For the 2010-11 season, she was the conductor and arranger for Yale’s Hindi a cappella group, Sur et Veritaal.  Her commissions include: Teen Murti, for string orchestra, Curiosity for the Pasadena Master Chorale, Tuttarana for Mount Holyoke Glee Club, and Vishwas for the Albany Symphony and bharatanatyam dancer Sisira Gorthala. Reena’s recent film work includes scores for Kali Juger Kumbh, a Bengali film by Ashish Avikunthak and Radha, by Rupeshi Shah.


    Reena currently lives in Los Angeles, California. 

  • 02:38

    Metal International EP3

    in Rock Music

    This week's show will feature lnterntional Metal by:



    Borknagar - Roots (Bergen, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/borknagarofficial


    Extol - Open The Gates (Oslo, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/ExtolOfficial


    Bhayanak Maut - Dear Name (Mumbai, lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/bhayanakmaut


    Demonic Resurrection - Facing The Faceless (Mumbai, lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/DemonicResurrection


    Crypted - Flesh Eater (Chennai lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/cryptedofficial


    Midhaven - Seeking The Divine (Mumbai, lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/midhavenband


    Communic - Facing Tomorrow (Kristiansand, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/OfficialCommunic


    Green Carnation - Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (Kristiansand, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Green-Carnation/308776619192811


    Legacies - Jekyll And Hyde (Miami, FL USA)
    https://www.facebook.com/LegaciesFL


    Blood Covenant - At The Cross (Yerevan, Armenia)
    https://www.facebook.com/BloodCovenantOfficial


    Blood Red Throne - Soulseller (Kristiansand, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/BloodRedThroneOfficial


    Girish And The Chronicles - Loaded (Bangalore, lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/girishandthechronicles


    ATROX - No Coil For Tesla (Trondheim, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/atrox.no


    Mantric - Symptoms (Oslo, Norway)
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/-MANTRIC-/247698051255


    Guillotine - The Aftermath (New Deldi, lndia)
    https://www.facebook.com/guillotineind


     


    Check out our interviews with "Legacies" from Miami, FL USA and "Midhaven" calling in all the way from Mumbai, India

  • 01:53

    TRUNEWS 8/6/14: Prophet Sundar Selvaraj

    in News

    TRUNEWS: 


    Topic : Prophet Sundar Selvaraj from Chennai India shares with Rick the prophetic warning God gave him for the USA and other nations.


    REVELATION READY:


    "Forgiving the Worst Case Scenario"


    Darrel and Sherri Beebe have served as missionaries, pastors, and evangelists within the body of Christ for years. When they were on the mission field in Palau their entire family was assaulted by criminals. Instead of turning from God in light of what took place they chose a higher road, they chose to forgive. They will be joining us to share their story.


     


     

  • 00:31

    Incredible India: What I Learned In One Short Week

    in Business

    Some shows are easier to create than others.  This program is definitely one of them. Today I’ll share my thoughts and new knowledge about the world’s second largest  country and it biggest democracy....INDIA.


    The land of Hindus, Muslims, Christians and other faiths living side by side... where coexistence is the better option for all.  The land where the rights of women are still being fought and where basic essentials that we, in America completely take for granted are still a luxury for more than 53% of the Indian people.  


    It was an extraordinary trip for me that I am still savoring....still reflecting.  And it was a trip that has me searching for new answers, new meaning, new relevance as I connect the dots between the Indians I now call my brothers and sisters..OVER THERE....and South Asian Indians I know and respect here in America.  


    This is only the beginning of my journey to India.  It’s one that you won’t want to miss.


    And we’ll also talk with award winning PR guru Terrie Williams and her continued advocacy for mental health issues in African American communities across the nation.


     

  • 00:59

    Finding My Way With Kayla Padgett

    in Spirituality

    11am CST: Finding My Way With Kayla Padgett: This English/Korean Talk Show hosted by 16 year old award winning recording artist, Kayla Padgett is a breath of fresh air that WOWS you with wisdom.


    Benjamin R Ross, Evangelist From Chennai, India WILL Share His Testimony And God's Holy Word.


    11:50am Promises With Paris, 9 Year Old Paris Dyson Will Be On To Share Inspirational Readings And More.


    Sponsored By Business Over Coffee International

  • 00:33

    Al Diaz, Padmajaa Iyer "Alchemy of the Soul Through PLR"

    in Lifestyle

    Al Diaz and co-host Padmajaa Iyer share their insights on "Alchemy of the Soul Through PLR"


    Monday, January 20th  10am PST


    Padmajaa Iyer is originally from the southern part of India, graduated from the Kalakshetra College of Fine Arts, Chennai with her main subjects as Carnatic Vocal Music and Instrumental Veena. She also is a Graduate from the Chennai University in Indian Music. She migrated to the beautiful Valley of Dehradun nestled in the lap of the Himalayas for the sake of her children's education. She had the opportunity to work as a teacher at the Montessori School at Dehradun, and that was the turning point in her life. She is also a Certified Nutritionist and has been a Network Marketing Professional and Corporate Life Coach before she found her calling in Holistic Healing. She trained under the guidance of Dr. Newton (Pioneer of Past Life Regression in Modern India) and Dr. Lakshmi at the Life Research Academy Hyderabad, and is now a Certified Therapist in Theta healing, Inner Child Work, Re- Birthing breathwork and a Gold Medalist in Past Life Regression therapy having conducted sessions for hundreds of people of  all age groups. She is also a Holistic and Spiritual counsellor at various schools countrywide, helping children grow with a sense of being Co-Creators of their lives and helping them understand their calling.


    She is the Co-Founder of Alchemy – Centre for Self Empowerment and Inner Transformation. Alchemy educates and helps create awareness about the limitless power in you that you are unaware of and empowers you with self-empowerment tools to help lead a balanced and mindfull life. 

  • 00:51

    Jazz vocalist Nicole Zuraitis

    in Music

    Nicole Zuraitis is a jazz vocalist and pianist living in New York City. She released her self produced sophomore album featuring 10 original compositions entitled "Pariah Anthem" in late November 2012. The album features the talents of 8 internationally acclaimed jazz artists including Victor Gould, Billy Buss, Dan Pugach, Ilan Bar Lavi, Jon Paul, Julian Shore, Scott Colberg and Nandini Srikar. Nicole is on the voice and composing faculty at the Swaarnabhoomi Academy of Music in Chennai, India as well as the Litchfield Jazz Camp in Kent, CT.  She is proud to lead her trio in both songwriting and top jazz venues in New York and has held residencies at The Waldorf Astoria's Bull and Bear, The Friars Club, The Astor Room, 2E at the Pierre Hotel and Sugar Bar. Nicole continues to perform as a featured vocalist in the "Jane Monheit and the ladies of Jazz" tour. After opening for Dave Brubeck, Nicole's relationship with the Brubeck's "Jazz'd for Life" flourished and she will be featured as a performer at his birthday bash in December at the Palace Theatre in Connecticut. She teaches songwriting workshops internationally and has a private studio of students in Queens, NY. Nicole is the first place winner in the New York chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing competition and was in the spotlight for her dedication to animal rescue on Columbia News TV. She was also the guest of honor at the American Business Women's Association in early December.

  • 00:32

    Making Sales & Profits with Technology and Cloud Computing

    in Business

    Suresh Sambandam, Founder and CEO of OrangeScape.  Before starting his firm he began his career at the young age of 19 years old.    He went to work for Hewlett-Packard at Bangalore, for TACS Mobile Phone Networks for Vodafone,  joined Selectica as software analyst,  rose to a senior position, as Director of Engineering, for the e-Insurance product division which was acquired by Accenture.
    After founding OrangeScape, his work has been around Business Planning, Technology Marketing, Establishing Partner Sales Channels, Evangelicalism, Analyst Relations, Fund Raising, Operations Management.
    Suresh, is passionate about entrepreneurship, technology, innovation, startups and spend a significant amount of personal time in the start-up ecosystem in Chennai one of the top 3 tech hubs in India. He is a member of the National Council for Emerging Companies Forum and also a core committee member of Product Forum at NASSCOM.  He  mentors  budding entrepreneurs at IIT Bombay, E-Cell. Also, he is a regular speaker at various industry forums & academic institutions on on “Cloud Computing”.
    We will talk about entrepreneurship, sales, marketing, profit, technology and cloud computing and how companies can embrace them all with successful results.
    Check out OrangeScape website: http://www.OrangeScape.com and the Twitter Id is http://Twitter.com/OrangeScape

  • 00:58

    Addressing Child Sexual Abuse in India

    in Health

    India’s huge population, vast demographic differences and socio cultural complexities present challenges to addressing child sexual abuse. Get an insight and be inspired by three professionals from varied backgrounds who are breaking off chunks from the rock of denial, diffidence, ignorance and paranoia which epitomize the context. Join our host, Diane Cranley, as she talks with Vidya Reddy MA - Co-founder of Tulir a direct prevention initiative with children which includes online safety; Archana Dange - Master Franchisee, Teacher trainer for 40 schools across the state, Manager of the Helen O Grady Drama Academy; Trupti Chengalath Sreedhara - Volunteer Organizer and Technology Communications, Prevention Campaign Developer;  Nancy Thomas MASW - Co founder of  Tulir - Centre for the Prevention  Healing of Child Sexual Abuse at Chennai, India.

  • 02:00

    Michael Schiesser, International Facilitator, Inner Journey and Human Experience Creator

    in Spirituality

    Michael has over 28 years of experience in the field of facilitation in the US, Canada, and Europe. Founder, and a member of the board of directors of the Inner Journey Seminars, LLC,.
    Michael created The Inner Journey after almost 20 years of travel, study, and personal and spiritual transformation. In addition to the inner journey seminar, Michael has created and facilitates various workshops and seminars including the Human Experience Process, the Inner Journey Transformational Facilitation Training, and the Essential Pilgrimage courses. He is a co-creator of A Journey into the Soul of Leadership, a transformational course for organizational leaders, intended to provide them with the tools to effectively lead and manage.

    Michael grew up in the village of Sulzthal in Bavaria, Germany.

    Michael has continued his studies with many renowned Eastern teachers.

    In the 90ties, after years of studies in eastern spirituality, Michael reconnected to his Christian-based roots and worked intimately with those teachings while staffing ongoing therapeutic and spiritual seminars called the 'Miracle of Love'.

    He also became an acupuncturist, studying under JR Worsley, the man who brought Chinese 5 elements acupuncture first to England and then to the US.

    He developed the first version of the Inner Journey Seminar in 1995 as a culmination of his eastern and western educational experiences.

    In 2006 Michael participated at the Oneness University in Chennai India in a 21 day course culminating in the initiation into becoming a Oneness Blessing/Deeksha giver.

    In 2010 Michael attended the Oneness Trainer Course which qualifies him now to teach the Oneness Awakening Course which culminates in a process that initiates the participants into becoming Deeksha givers themselves.

    For more information go to http://michaelschiesser.com/

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