Laughter, nostalgia, wit and reflection - These are some ingredients that can truly elevate a conversation. Add some stories and insights and you have an aural experience like no other; a conversation that's destined to Go-Beyond. Join us as we indulge in such insightful conversations with our guests and go beyond the surface to uncover the extraordinary - Only on the Go-Beyond Podcast.
Saving the planet WITHOUT going out of style - How Anish Malpani makes sunglasses from plastic packs.
From giving financial advice to social enterprise entrepreneurs in Guatemala, to becoming one himself, Anish Malpani’s journey has been rewarding, not just to the waste-pickers in India, but to the planet. A former finance professional left his lucrative job in New York to start ‘Ashaya,’ a social enterprise that helps increase the value of waste though deep tech solutions. One such solution is their brand ‘WITHOUT,’ that provides sunglasses made from recycled plastic packets. Join us as we explore Anish’s story of finding unique solutions to several problems we face today by tapping into the potential of waste.
Debunking astrology myths with logic: Nitesh Tanwar's mission to change the perception of astrology
Get ready to challenge everything you thought you knew about the subject of astrology with Nitesh Tanwar, The Logical Astrologer. Fascinated by the workings of the universe and the logic behind the impact it has on human lives, Nitesh has been curious about the field of astrology ever since he was diagnosed with an illness. Soon enough, he delved deeper into the concepts and began questioning the traditional methods of astrology and its accuracy. He is now on a mission to revolutionize the field of astrology and make it more accessible to everyone.
Join us as we delve into Nitesh's journey of combining his logical thinking and passion for the relatively unknown subject of astrology. With a unique approach, he’s been on a quest to debunk myths and stereotypes associated with the subject. From self-discovery to personal growth, astrology can be a powerful tool, and Nitesh is here to show us how The Logical Astrologer does it himself.
Going Beyond Cricket - The legacy of the man behind wheelchair cricket in India
After a major accident during his service in the Indian Air Force, Squadron Leader Abhai Pratap Singh, found himself at a unique juncture in his life where a disability caused by the mishap gave him the right push to take on the mission of empowering several people from the disabled community.
While most wheelchair bound individuals gravitated towards sports such as basketball, Abhai presented the community with a sport closest to Indians and laid the foundations of Wheelchair Cricket India Association (W.C.I.A.). The W.C.I.A has grown to be the apex body in India which promotes the legacy of the unique sport that is wheelchair cricket and plays a crucial role in platforming wheelchair bound gifted sportsmen.
Calculations, Consternations and Cures!: Solving Math Phobia with the fastest human calculator Neelkantha Bhanu Prakash
At the age of 5, Neelakantha Bhanu Prakash in his own words was good at Math, however not fantastic. Fast-forward to age 13 he bagged the title of India’s fastest human calculator and by 15 he became the world’s fastest human calculator beating the greats like Shakuntala Devi and Scott Flansburg.
Titled by BBC as ‘The Usain Bolt of Mathematics’, participating in competitive Math exams gave him that adrenaline rush and made him love the process of solving complex calculations mentally. Tune-in as we explore the binaries of Neelakantha’s wonderful mathematical journey.
Navigating the spaceship of life: Jaykumar Vaidya’s interstellar journey from Mumbai's slums to NASA.
Jaykumar’s fascination with space began with intriguing movies on aliens and extra-terrestrial bodies. To satiate his curiosity, his younger self was determined to become a scientist and do whatever it takes to realise this dream. As he grew up, he faced challenges and hardships of all kinds but whenever life gave him lemons, he made sure to turn them into interesting science experiments.
Tune in as we take the road less travelled to space with Jaykumar Vaidya and listen to his inspiring journey which he overcame with zeal to realise his passion and make it to NASA.
Trial By Bubbles: Shaan Lalwani’s journey towards making Coco Custo, an eco-friendly detergent.
Disturbed by the state of eroding coral reefs while doing her advanced open water dives in Mauritius, Shaan discovered that the run-off from cleaning chemicals used at resorts were affecting the marine life in the oceans surrounding them. The incident left a strong desire in her to bring about a change in this direction and encouraged her to opt for a sustainable living approach.
Tune-in to find out how Shaan Lalwani laid the foundation for Coco Custo.
Thoroughly enjoyed the talk with Hrishikay! Casual & candid Yet insightful and inspiring on both the personal and professional level. The host guides the talk so well, bringing out the best in all the speakers in all the go beyond pod casts. !
Such an enlightening podcast!
Such a hidden gem! Good episodes so far. Full of insights and inspiration. To hear a CEO speaking so candidly about life experiences is refreshing, with so much to learn from. Conversations and anecdotes never heard of before. Looking forward to more enlightening and lighthearted episodes! 👍🏽Kudos to the people / person behind this podcast.