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Videshi Women- An Interview with Kornelia Santoro, Kornelia’s Kitchen

Kornelia Santoro is the award-winning author of Kornelia’s Kitchen and Kornelia’s Kitchen 2: Cooking for allergic people. Her latest book is called Cooking for Happiness.  She has lived in India continuously since 1996. Where are you from? Ansbach, a small town in northern Bavaria, close to Nuremberg. What brought you...
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Videshi Women- An Interview with Paige Walker, Social Quotient

Paige Walker is a partner for Social Quotient, a social enterprise in Mumbai that uses innovative technology to create scalable, sustainable change. Where are you from? I’m from Portland, Oregon in the US – rain, coffee, flannel and lots of hiking.  How long have you been in India? I’ve been...
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Videshi Women – Angela Carson

I started my blog AngelasBangalore.com while completely jet lagged in my hotel room the first day I moved to India. Although it started only as a way to share my daily life with friends and family back home, it turned into India’s first luxury travel blog and it continues to...
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Videshi Women | Tracey Poole, Six Senses Spas

I am originally from New Zealand but have been working abroad in Asia for over 10 years. How long have you been in India? I started travelling to India at the beginning of 2012 and initially travelled between India and Thailand. Then I settled permanently in India in August 2012...
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Videshi Women – An interview with Chantelle Gomes, Dance Artist

I was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, but grew up in the city of Lisbon, Portugal. My family is Portuguese therefore my heritage is influenced by African and Portuguese culture. My exploration in dance began at a young age through my family. Being brought up in surroundings where music, song...
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Videshi Women – An interview with Joan Hyman

Tell us about yourself, your background and what you do currently I am a yoga teacher based in Los Angeles and I travel the world leading retreats and teacher trainings. Where are you living currently and why did you choose that location? I live in Los Angeles because I am...
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Videshi Women – An interview with Sheena Thompson

How long have you been in India? I’ve been coming to India for three and a half years but living here for two. The energy and the integration. There’s something a little bit Peter Pan about India particularly Bombay; people do not grow up! What brought you to India? I...
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Videshi Women – An interview with Jacqueline de Graaf

Jacqueline de Graaf is from Amsterdam in The Netherlands and has been in India for over six years. I’m much richer and wiser than the person who left Amsterdam in 2009. What brought you to India? One of my greatest abiding passions has been travel. Each year, I’d spend six weeks getting...
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Videshi Women – An interview with Charlotte Chunawala

We catch up with Charlotte Chunawala, Global Head of Communications at Cipla Ltd.  Originally from London, UK, Charlotte has now been in India for 15 years. What brought you to India?   I came to New Delhi in 1998 to work with Good Relations, a public relations agency with a...
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Female Spotlight: Zeynep Kanra Behind the Lens

You may have seen some fantastic images on WeAreTheCity.in. We have been lucky enough to work with Zeynep Kanra who is a wonderful photographer. You can check out her site here We caught up with Zeynep to ask her a few questions. Why are you in India? I am working for...
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