Bhakti Sharma is barely 26 and she has already conquered all the five oceans of the world, not to forget other prominent swimming championships and an MBA to boot. MARWAR talks to the Rashtrapati award winner, who is currently undergoing rigorous training for the open water events of the 2020 Summer Olympics.
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Dr Desh Bandhu Gupta, founder of Lupin Limited, ranks #14 among India’s richest. However, rankings don’t mean much to Dr Gupta, who, now 78, believes in the ‘dharma of karma’ and is ever ready to take up new projects and social causes that come his way. MARWAR talks to the deeply spiritual man, who started his business with just `5,000.
From the palanquin to the plane—the way a bride travels has undergone a sea change over the years. Sweets served in Marwari weddings have also been given a fresh saccharine twist; they are now customised, edibly gold-plated and often come with the couple’s names engraved. MARWAR talks to three young entrepreneurs who are offering unique gifting items and conveyance options for the ongoing wedding and festive season.
A picture is worth a thousand words. A photgraph, if set against the right light, can create magic. Lensman Raghavendra Kodangala captures the extraordinary in everyday rustic life through his project ‘Light & Dust-Kaleidoscope Rajasthan’. The enchanting photographs bring out the beauty of the sandy terrain even as people go about their daily chores. With the sun’s rays acting as spotlights, particles of dust rise up like floating ballerinas.