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Resul Pookutty, Oscar Award Winner- Hero of a rags to riches story

Resul Pookutty hails from the nondescript village of Vilakkupaara at Anchal in Kollam district in Kerala.   Being the youngest of eight siblings, Resul did not have much ground to complain against deprivations. He used to walk 6 km to … Continue reading

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Srimanth fights cerebral palsy to become Karate Champion.

The Indian contingent for the Isshinryu world karate championships in Pittsburgh, US on June 18, 19 and 20 will include Srimanth Bal of Gujarat. Nothing unusual one would think. Except that Srimanth was a spastic. He was born with quadriplegia … Continue reading

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You become what You Believe – Inspiring Speech by Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey’s Commencement Address Wellesley College. May 30, 1997 My hat’s off to you! My hat’s off to you! [crowd cheers: Go Girl!] You all have “gone” girls! I want to say thank you, Dr. Walsh and to the esteemed … Continue reading

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Life of Jagadishchandra Bose, Great Scientist

The Parents Jagadishchandra Bose was born on the 30th of November 1858 in Faridpur in Dacca District. Faridpur was a part of India until 1947; now it is in Bangla Desh. His mother Abala Bose was a tenderhearted and affectionate … Continue reading

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Inspiring interview with Larry Page, Founder of Google

Larry Page, what is responsible for your early progress in life? How did you get to where you are so quickly? Larry Page: I think I was really lucky to have the environment I did when I was growing up. … Continue reading

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Success story of India’s First Visually Impaired Chartered Accountant

Rajni Gopal is India’s first visually impaired woman to become a Chartered Accountant. Currently working with India’s leading software companies, it has taken Rajani immense grit, perseverance and patience to reach where she stands. Rajani Gopal has come a long … Continue reading

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Indra Nooyi’s mantra for success

Indra Nooyi’s career at Pepsico began in 1994 as senior vice-president of Corporate Strategy and Development and she has been credited with shaping Pepsico’s current focus on the convenient foods and beverages business, influencing the company’s $ 3.3 billion acquisition … Continue reading

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Success Story of shooting star, Abhinav Bindra

Some toil for a place under the sun and some are born great. In his case the crown was thrust upon him, for he never aspired for one in the first place. “I hated sports,” confesses Abhinav Bindra, who lifted … Continue reading

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Story of Dr.P.C.Ray, Pionner in manufacture of medicines in India

Prafulla Chandra was born on 2nd August 1861 in Raruli-Katipara, a village in the District of Khulna (now in Bangla Desh). His father – Harish Chandra Ray – a landlord with liberal views, belonged to a wealthy cultured family.   … Continue reading

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Inspiring Life of Alfred Nobel, inventor of Dynamite

 ORIGINS It was Petrus Olavi Nobelius, abound with talent in music and other fields, who met Olof Rudbeck, an intellectual leader at the University of Uppsala, founder of musical life at the university and around the place in general. On … Continue reading

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