Step into the vibrant world of 2024, where the best 5 enterprising Indian personalities are making waves in diverse fields. From the mystical field of astrology with Pradip Verma to the dynamic business strategies of Suresh Mansharamani, the financial wisdom of Dhanashree Bhatkal, the inspirational words of Priya Kumar, to the social revolution led by Anchal Kumar Ojha, these enterprising individuals are not just names; they are architects of change, weaving narratives that redefine success and impact.
The 5 enterprising Indian personalities to know in 2024 are Pradip Verma, Suresh Mansharamani, Dhanashree Bhatkal, Priya Kumar, and Anchal Kumar Ojha.
Join us as we unfold the stories of these visionaries.
PRADIP VERMA | Best Astrologer in India, founder of Astroyog
Astrologer Pradip Verma is one of the most famous and respected astrologers in India and regarded as the best astrologer in India. He has more than 20 years of experience in the fields of astrology, Vastu, gemstones, horoscope, colour therapy, corporate astrology, and medical astrology. He provides astrological guidance and solutions to people from all walks of life, such as celebrities, politicians, businessmen, and students. He is the founder of the visionary online platform Astroyog – considered to be the leading online Jyotish platform in India.
Pradip Verma is well-versed in interpreting horoscopes, matching kundalis for marriages, offering insights into love and relationships, and applying the concepts of Vedic astrology to the corporate world. He has a deep knowledge of various Vedic scriptures and uses scientific methods and tools to analyze the planetary positions and influences. He also recommends suitable gemstones and astrological remedies to enhance the positive effects and reduce the negative effects of the planets. He has a loyal and satisfied clientele who trust his predictions and advice.
Pradip Verma is not only a skilled astrologer, but also a renowned personality in the media and public sphere. He has appeared on several news platforms as a leading Vedic astrologer in Delhi and India. He has received many awards and recognition for his work, such as the Best Astrologer in India award by The Update India, and also the best astrologer in Delhi by Three Best Rated for many years in a row. He is also a philanthropist and a mentor, who supports various social causes and helps aspiring astrologers.
SURESH MANSHARAMANI | Best OKR coach in India, Serial entrepreneur, Author, TedX Speaker
With over 43 years of real-life business experience, Suresh Mansharamani stands as a serial entrepreneur and the best OKR (Objective Key Results) coach in India. His company’s IPO was oversubscribed 300 times, a testament to his exceptional business acumen.
Driven by his passion for fostering unique perspectives, Suresh Mansharamani’s TEDx talks and bestselling books continue to inspire a new generation of innovative thinkers. Mr. Mansharamani, a Presidential Awardee, is a Tajurba investor and founder with a mission and vision to assist entrepreneurs to excel in their respective businesses.
His business coaching program “Build To Scale” is helping MSMEs Scale up their businesses and achieve 3x profits. His mission is to bring in 1 crore MSMEs to community commerce in Tajurba to help business owners learn, get leads, and grow their businesses, and also assist at least 500 SMEs to launch their IPOs and List the company in the Bombay Stock Exchange.
DHANASHREE BHATKAL | Finance Professional, Money Mindset Trainer, Financial Freedom Coach, Author
Dhanashree Bhatkal is a seasoned finance professional with over two decades of experience in the industry. Renowned for her expertise in financial management and coaching, she is the author of the highly acclaimed book “Money ~ What’s Left What’s Right.” Dhanashree is not just an author but also a dedicated money mindset trainer, committed to helping individuals unlock their full potential for financial success.
An FCA, MBA, and a Master in English Literature, she has earned the titles of Accidental Millionaire and Intentional Entrepreneur. Her Social enterprise, 91safeindia, received the Best Emerging Company Award in 2020, and she herself was honored as the Prime India Women’s Icon in 2022. Dhanashree is also a recognized author, with her book ‘Money – What’s Left What’s Right’ making waves in the literary world since its release in October 2022, and she was named among the Top 50 Influential Authors of 2022.
“Mastering Money” is a series of byte-sized programs meticulously crafted by Dhanashree Bhatkal. These programs are designed to provide intensive, immersive live coaching, akin to a complete deep cleanse of one’s beliefs, memories, and habits surrounding money. Through a carefully structured curriculum, participants embark on a transformative journey aimed at opening up money blocks and paving the way for a new growth story.
Intensive Coaching: Participants engage in live coaching sessions led by Dhanashree Bhatkal herself, delving deep into the intricacies of mastering money.
Immersive Experience: The program offers an immersive experience, creating a conducive environment for participants to explore and challenge their existing beliefs and habits related to money.
Complete Deep Cleanse: Through a series of byte-sized programs clustered together, participants undergo a comprehensive deep cleanse of their money mindset, addressing underlying issues and barriers.
Transformational Growth: The ultimate goal of “Mastering Money” is to facilitate transformational growth, empowering participants to rewrite their money stories and unlock new avenues for financial success.
Opening Money Blocks: By identifying and addressing money blocks, participants gain valuable insights and tools to overcome obstacles and achieve financial abundance.
New Growth Story: Through immersive coaching and introspective exercises, participants are guided towards crafting a new narrative around money, one that aligns with their aspirations and goals.
“Dive deep into the world of money mastery with Dhanashree Bhatkal’s ‘Mastering Money’ program. Experience a profound transformation as you embark on a journey to uncover and overcome your money blocks, leading to a new chapter of growth and prosperity.”
PRIYA KUMAR | Author, Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur
Priya Kumar is a famous Indian author and motivational speaker who has written 16 inspirational books and won 44 international book awards. She has worked with over 2000 multinational corporations across 50 countries and has touched the lives of over 3 million people through her workshops and books.
Priya Kumar started her career as a motivational speaker at the age of 22 and soon realized her passion for writing and storytelling. She self-published her first book, License to Live, in 2010, which became a bestseller and was nominated for the Vodafone Crossword Book Award. She followed it up with more books that dealt with inspirational and spiritual themes, such as I Am Another You, The Perfect World, and I Will Go With You. Her books have been translated into 11 foreign and regional languages and have been adapted into web series and films.
Priya Kumar is not only a successful writer, but also a versatile and enterprising personality. She is the founder and CEO of Priya Kumar’s Training Systems, Books That Inspire, and Fire Light Films. She is also a professional painter, an astrologer, a tarot card expert, and a stand-up comedian. She has been featured in many media outlets and has received numerous awards and honours for her achievements, such as the Times of India Good Karma Award, the Eric Hoffer Award, and the Asia Game Changer Award. She is also a philanthropist and a mentor, who supports various social causes and helps aspiring writers and entrepreneurs.
ANCHAL KUMAR OJHA | Pad Man of Chattisgarh, Poet
Anchal Kumar Ojha: A youth has made a mark for himself as a pad man in Surguja, a tribal-dominated division of Chhattisgarh state. Due to providing free sanitary pads to more than 17 thousand girls every month, this young man is known as Pad Man in the area. Not only is the Surguja division but it is also known as Pad Man of Chhattisgarh.
From January 1, 2014, this youth launched a campaign regarding menstrual hygiene management in five districts of Surguja division, Surguja, Surajpur, Balrampur, Korea and Jashpur. Due to this, every month with gram panchayats, village localities, tolls, schools, colleges, women’s self-help groups and others, awareness programs, seminars and publicity work on menstrual hygiene management to remove the misconceptions spread in society about menstruation. are doing. Due to being a tribal area, there are many problems including illiteracy, and health problems in the area, especially in women’s anaemia cases. In such a situation, awareness is slowly coming among women, girls and other people working in the field.
However, still, Pad Man Anchal Kumar Ojha of Surguja believes that only 10 percent of work has been done in 100. This is a campaign, which is being run continuously. Since 2014, people are constantly associating with this campaign. This work, this campaign has been named “प्रोजेक्ट ईज्जत”. Sanitary pads are being provided to the girls of most government schools. In such a situation, more than 90 teachers and teachers of government schools are selflessly working in their schools and villages adjacent to the school by joining this campaign. In such a situation, it would be a little exaggeration to say that I am a pad man.
Because he just started a campaign, but today more than 150 people are selflessly running this campaign in their respective areas. In this capacity, those 150 people are working as pad men and pad women. So far, Anchal Kumar Ojha has done more than 2500 awareness programs, seminars and publicity in the Surguja division regarding menstrual hygiene management. They are constantly working towards empowering women financially and connecting them with various employment-oriented works through women’s self-help groups.
Work is being done to connect women with employment by giving them many pieces of training including a beauty parlour, sewing-embroidery, computer operator, data entry, phenyl manufacturing, incense sticks manufacturing, sanitary pad sales, detergent powder manufacturing, dona-pattal manufacturing.
Anchal Kumar Ojha is originally a resident of Ambikapur under the Surguja district of Chhattisgarh state. Who is a social worker and journalist by profession. He has a master’s degree in social work and is also pursuing PhD in the same subject. He has received many awards for social work at the district, state and national levels like कर्मवीर पुरस्कार, छत्तीसगढ़ शासन द्वारा स्वच्छता पुरस्कार, Youth Icon Award. Youth Changemaker Award, Kalam Youth Leadership Award and many other awards have been given by various organizations from time to time for their works.
Anchal Kumar Ojha also works in many government and non-government organizations as a member and in other capacities. He likes to write and read, in January 2022, a book of his “लफ्ज़ मेरे दिल” has been published with small poems. When Anchal Kumar Ojha is asked about the main reason for coming into the social sector, he says that “since the beginning of his studies, I have grown up with a sense of service to society and the nation. The ideas of the “गायत्री परिवार एवं राष्ट्रीय स्वयं सेवक संघ” were ingrained in the house, due to which there was a constant desire to join the police or army for the service of the country, but the parents did not like it. That’s why I changed my direction and when I have to serve society and the country, then why not do social work, with this thought I established a social organization Surguja Science Group Education Society, through which education, health, and self-employment in the society. He has been working on various subjects for a long time.”