MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL
Sunday 14th March 2021
U.K 2 PM till 7 PM GMT
U.S.A 6 AM till 11 AM PST
EAST AFRICA 5 PM till 10 PM EAT
Dubai 6 PM till 11 PM GST
India 7.30 PM till 12.30 AM IST
(All times are in GMT(Greenwich Mean Time))
Meena is a singer, performer and music teacher. She is trained in Indian classical music and specialises in Bollywood songs, bhajans, ghazals, raas & garba and of course classical music.
Meena has performed in various prestigious events and venues including Trafalgar Square, London.
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Ravi & Sushma
Ravi and Sushma Bhanot
Ravi Bhanot and Sushma Bhanot are Directors of The Ayurveda Institute of Europe and Coolherbals. Ravi has qualifications in ayurveda, pharmacy, nutrition, homoeopathy, chiropody and massage. Ravi is author of 4 ayurvedic books, inventor of Nutrigro Hair Retention Plan. He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts, a senior Justice of Peace and Co Founder of Sewa Week and Make It Beat charity.
Sushma Bhanot has qualifications in Pharmacy, Homeopathy and Ayurveda and is an ayurvedic researcher. She has written 3 books on natural health and well being, including inventing The CoolSlim Plan.
Sushma is Co Founder of The Great British Chai Party Charity, Make it Beat Charity and was recently recognised for ‘Outstanding Service to Promote Health & Wellness in the UK ‘. Patron – Binti International
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Desi Tahiraj, is an executive and expert in burnout and productivity, Success Principles Trainer, Business Consultant, HR Professional, International Speaker and Author. She has certainly proven herself as an expert in many fields. As a dynamic, results-driven leader and throughout her career she has developed a deep understanding of what causes high achievers to burnout and as a result, Desi has established a methodology to help people avoid it.
Desi was selected as Top Transformational Coach of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession. Recently, she was recognized by Marquis Who’s Who for their Lifetime Achievement Award.
Website : www.desitahiraj.com
Shivali & Aayush
Shivali and Aayush Ruparelia
A very busy mum of two, Shivali Ruparelia is a sales Analyst for a Global Airline. But her main passion is helping communities flourish. She has volunteered in many popular community events. Shivali has been a longstanding member of the volunteer staff at a weekend Community School in London: the Sai School of Harrow. Her outstanding commitment was nationally recognized when she was awarded the ‘Princess Diana Award’ for Voluntary Service and won the ‘Inspiring Asian Women’s award ‘for being an Inspirational Role model. Her motto in life is, “If my children see me do something good for others, I hope this will inspire them to do the same, to improve future generations!”
Aayush has a passion for sport, in particular football and cricket. But he also has a love for super cars and can answer any question about them! Aayush follows in his mum’s footsteps by enjoying serving the community. He is also a student at the Sai School of Harrow in London. Aayush enjoys learning the tabla, engaging in prayer, bhajans and meditation.
Girish Jogia is the founder of Shree Ganesh Bhajan Group. With the blessings of Maa Sarswati the group has been performing live for last ten years. Performances include:
Bhakti Sangeet, Bhajans for all occasions, Hanuman chalisa, Golden oldies from Bollywood, Mehfil’s, Karaoke, Garba, Sangeet night and live singing during the wedding ceremony.
During this pandemic year they have featured many times on Healing our Earth.
Rupa is a professional singer and versatile in a variety of different genres of music including Bollywood Bhajans and Bhangras. She has performed in many countries including America, India, Australia, Canada, and Fiji Islands.
During Covid crisis, Rupa has been singing through social media including Facebook and Instagram and connects with people across the globe. She is also a Radio Presenter at Eava fm.
Michelle M Parekh
Michelle Madhuri Parekh
Message for Mothers
On Sunday she will be singing various genres with the concept of Music for healing.
Saivani, a young lady in her 20s, is a child psychologist, using music therapy as a method of counselling.
Contribution by Mauritius
Contribution by Mauritius
Dr Honey Kalaria
Dr Honey Kalaria
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Dimps is a celebrity hairstylist, Mrs England universe 2018, Mrs universe charity women 2019 and Founder & Director of Tiara Organic Hair & Beauty salon in Chelsea, London. Apart from this all she is a heartfelt Mother & people’s person. She strongly believes in giving back to the society.
Dimps has designed a range of Organic Hairspa & Facials with the touch of Ayurveda & natural Remedies.
Her creativity and passion for bespoke Haircuts & Haircare led her to create a concept, which came from the vision and her 18 yrs of hairdressing experience.
I am what I am because of my Mother
Binu started singing at the age of 5. Her inspiration came from her mother who used to sing Punjabi and Hindi songs at family get togethers. Binu has not had any professional training and she wished this was something she had pursued in her earlier years. She now looks after many older mothers in a care home and she, herself is a dedicated mother of two boys and has always encouraged the importance of family.
Binu will be singing some of the most beautiful Hindi songs dedicated to mothers all around the globe and lets not forget about our wonderful fathers
Bipin is a musician from Leicester who is famous for Raas Garba, Bhajans and Bollywood songs. He is also a lyricist and music composer. He released 4 own music cassettes in 1980s – called ‘Ghumo Re Ghumo, Dholida, Chakdor and Ticket to Bhangra.
Bipin is planning to release Bhajan and Ghazal albums. Presently doing Zoom session for Mandir, Aging Together and Community groups.
My search for Godliness through my dedication to my Mother
Bobby is a humanitarian at heart and is a firm believer in the power of positivity and faith to circumvent the challenges we all face in out lives. He works in Finance and dedicated most of his spare time listening to classic Hindi music and watching classic Hindi cinema. He has always been a champion of the female race and would like to dedicate certain classic Hindi songs to his mother on Mother’s Day.
Born in California, Priya Kumar is a singer of Indian origin who made her first appearance in Saregamapa singing Superstars 2010. She was also a top finalist of NTV Star Search that year and has several Hindi and Bangla albums to her credit. Priya is also a professional model and trained classical dancer in the Bharatnatyam and Kuchipudi styles. Her recent accomplishment is winning the runner up crown of Mrs. Bharat New England and title holder of Mrs. Bharat USA classic. She believes in passing inspiration to the younger generation by encouraging them to be the best versions of themselves. Causes she support include animal rights and support of the girl child
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Tarla Mashru is a mother of Two and a grandmother of three who came from Uganda in 1972 she quickly established a very successful business. Her passion was music and media, which she learnt from singing in people’s homes and quickly becoming a radio presenter with NuSound radio way back in 1989 she is also a video journalist with MATV and has interviewed the likes of Home Secretary Priti Patel, Lord Dolar Popat and prime minister OF India Shree Narendra Modi. Her interests include storytelling, songwriting, singing, cooking, organising events and charity work. The Pinnacle of her career was to travel to India for the 2018 Kumbh Mela to accept the invitation of PM Narendra Modi which included the republic day celebrations.
Technical Director – Nishit Kotak
Creative Director – Sarita Menon
Host Director – Simran Ahuja
Promotions Strategist – Varsha Mistry
Media Team – Kesh Morjaria, Anita Nomula, Varsha Mistry
Host Team – Meena Trivedy, Ravi & Sushma Bhanot, Shivali & Aayush Ruparelia, Saivani Samboo and Dr Honey Kalaria
Back Up Team – Deepa Vithlani, Dr. Lalit Sodha, Dr Milen Shah, Mallesh Kota, Deepa Vitlhani, Dr Sheila Dobee, Renu Gidoomal
Facilitator Team – Various
Channel Partners – Hindu Forum of Europe, MentalHealth_Connect, Hindu Matters in Britain, Enrich TV, Diwali In London, Simran Ahuja Official, Sanskruti , Honey Kalaria Official, Sunrise Radio UK plus others.