Dr. Sampadananda Mishra is passionate about Sanskrit. He strongly believes that Sanskrit has immense potentiality to elevate the human consciousness to sublime heights.
Dr. Mishra has spoken at various conferences, seminars, and literary & religious festivals, both nationally and internationally on Sanskrit, Indian culture, Yoga and Education. Dr. Mishra has launched the first ever 24hours Sanskrit Radio called Divyavani and is single handedly managing the entire content since its inception in 2013. In the year 2014 Dr. Mishra founded Samskrita Balasahitya Parishad with the aim of creating, evaluating and propagating children’s literature in Sanskrit. The Govt. of India has conferred the President’s award (Maharshi Badarayna Vyasa Samman 2011) on Dr. Mishra for his outstanding contribution to Sanskrit. In the year 2014 the Ministry of Culture, Govt. Of India conferred the Senior Fellowship Award to Dr. Mishra for carrying out his research on the Vedic Art of Multiple Concentration. Dr. Mishra has been conferred the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Bala Puraskar Award 2018 for his book Shanaih Shanaih – A book of rhyming songs for children in Sanskrit.
Sharad is an engineering graduate from IIT Kharagpur (1981-85) and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad(1986-88). He has more than 30 years of rich experience in corporate sector.
Sharad Talwar has more than 30 years of rich experience in corporate sector and has worked at CEO/CXO levels for reputed organizations such as HCL, Pearson, Educomp, Convergys, Dell, GE Capital, Syntel, Knowledge Podium etc. Sharad recently joined in the leadership team of Persistent Systems, a leading public listed IT Product and Solutions company.Sharad has extensively worked in strategic planning, building and growing businesses in large multinational organizations cross Technology, Education, Services, ITES/BPO/KPO and transport/logistics sectors. He is proficient in managing P&L while achieving sustainable growth in revenue and profits by identifying opportunities and creating business alliances.Sharad also serves as an Independent Director on the board of two digital companies, 100 percent of S Chand, which in turn is listed in the stock market. Sharad is also an affiliate mentor and syndicate member of Padup Ventures, which is an early stage incubator, primarily in the technology domain