Millions hear the Mann Ki Baat of Prime Minister Modi. In June 2021 one of the listeners was inspired to create a fabulous book as a tribute to Bharat in the 75th year of our independence.
Bharat is one of the oldest and wisest civilizations of the world. From agriculture to architecture to Ayurveda – ancient Bharat was way ahead of even the present day world. In the worst pandemic the world has seen in 100 years – Bharat has displayed exemplary leadership.
New Bharat needs new heroes. The book Putting India First : India Positive Citizen Perspectives Vol I by Savitha Rao shares inspiring messages from 28 inspiring heroes from diverse walks of life – defense, business, agriculture, environment, yoga, spirituality, nature cure, psychology, science and several more.
Eminent personalities like Dr Krishna Ella – Founder of Bharat Biotech, Ashish Chauhan – CEO of Bombay Stock Exchange, BK Shivani of Brahmakumaris, Dr Nagendra of SVYASA, business leaders like Ajay Piramal, Mohandas Pai share their insights. Know the inspiring story of AMUL. Learn a new perspective of looking at our traditional crafts through the eyes of Ami Shroff of Shrujan. Former COAS Gen Ved Malik, Dr Nagaraj Hedge, Veteran Air Marshal Ravinder Kumar Dhir Dr Radhakrishnan former Chairman of ISRO, Dr Karsanbhai Patel – Founder of Nirma and several more share insights from their life journey and a message for citizens in the context of nation building.
Reading the book promises a surge of pride in Bharat and Bharatiyas. New aspects of the exemplary India Positive Citizens come forth. Eg., BS Nagesh is widely known as the person who shaped the modern retail in Bharat. What most people may not know is his commitment to giving back to society and the meaningful ways in which he is doing it.
Many Bharatiyas today know of Bharat Biotech as the creator of Covaxin. Few know of the vision that powers its founder Dr Krishna Ella and the many life saving innovations by them in the last 2 decades, which have saved millions of lives across the world.
Read about Srikanth Bolla – a visually inspired business leader with a vision for Bharat and the environment.
The story of Param Vir Chakra awardee Bana Singh will leave you inspired. In 1987, he led a team of soldiers who scaled a 1500 feet wall of ice in Siachen in sub zero termperature, in a blizzard to take back a peak from Pakistan. That post is since then called Bana Top. He has a message for citizens.
Millions are clued into the stock market. Few know the life story of the man powering it. Ashish Chauhan the CEO of BSE draws upon insights and inspiration from his early life to transform BSE and enable millions of Indians to participate in creating value and wealth. His unique perspective will leave you enormously inspired by and proud of the distance we have traversed as a nation.
Meet Peepal Baba the man dedicated to making Bharat green. He has enabled the plantation of more than 2 crore trees across Bharat.
Read about Gopal Sutariya a former diamond merchant who gave up his business and life in the city to start Bansi Gir – an unusual Gaushala making a profound impact on lives of people across Bharat.
The MD of AMUL – Dr RS Sodhi shares the journey of Amul since its inception. An organization that is probably unparalleled anywhere in the world. In a sector that is typically (in other countries) dominated by private companies whose primary motive is profit – here is Amul seeking to offer value for money and bring value to many.
Former Indian Cricket Team Captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth shares how a confident Bharat is becoming a world champion in diverse fields.
Sister BK Shivani shares how you can raise your own vibration and the vibration of Bharat.
This is a first of its kind book in the world. Where people from different walks of life have been brought together on the subject of nation building with actionable insights for readers of every age group. It isn’t just about the inspiring Bharatiyas featured in the book. It’s about what YOU – the citizen reader can do to contribute to the nation.
This is a must read for every Bharatiya on the planet. A nation of billion plus needs millions who are actively involved in nation building.
The book is an invitation to every Bharatiya to put #IndiaFirst.
The book is available at :
India Positive Citizen : https://indiapositivecitizen.com/product/putting-india-first/#tab-description
The paperback is available on Amazon in USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Japan and Australia.
The books support the India Positive Citizen campaign and on-ground activities.
Savitha Rao is the Founder of the India Positive Citizen initiative. She is the author of India Positive Citizen and 500+ Ways to be an India Positive Citizen.