Brahmanad S Siingh
Brahmanand S Siingh is an award-winning filmmaker (producer-director) and writer based out of Mumbai. Prominent among his films are Pancham Unmixed: Mujhe Chalte Jaana Hai (an unending journey), a National Award-winning (among many other awards) feature-length documentary on legendary Indian music composer RD Burman; Ragpickers, Scavengers of a Different Graveyard;
Uncaging the Body (Apsara Award for Best Short Film, 2003-2004) A Burden of Love (on Alzheimer’s disease) and Ashgari Bai (on an octogenarian legendary dhrupad singer). He has also been commissioned to do a whole lot many corporate and other films.
Many of his films have been screened at various International film festivals as well as on national and international television channels, and have been nominated for and won, national and international awards. He has also been invited to be on the Jury on International Film Festivals and is a consultant on selection of films in many film festivals and is a consultant on selection of films in many film festivals and award platforms.
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An author, literary figure, educationist and a social activist with expertise at national level. Working of relentlessly and making efforts for bringing the elderly, women and children of the weaker section of the society into the mainstream of development through his social movement. Born in Bihar, did his schooling in Netarhat ,Ranchi competing for higher education in Bangalore, he was infused with the spirit of social service seeing the pathetic condition of the slum dwellers and their children. Demonstrated exemplary expertise at conducting effective seminars and workshops for teachers and youth for he believes them to be the only tool for construction of a healthy society and nation. Always worried to do something innovative and positive for the society.
He is the managing trustee for Acharya Sudarshan Foundation, Aatma Kalyan Kendra, President for Kavivar Gopal Singh Nepali Foundation, President Anhad and office bearer with many organisations including Bihar Hindi Sahitya Sammelan.
He has been awarded the prestigious national award "Lord Beden Powell National Award 2016 of the scouts & Guides organization on 22 Feb'16 for his dynamic contribution in the field of education .He has been conferred with Honorary Doctorate Degree in Colombo at a ceremony presided over by Mr.D.M. Jayarathne ,then Prime minister of Sri Lanka for his excellent work for the welfare of downtrodden children . He has also won the Gold Star Asia International Awards 2010 from International Business Productivity Forum by then Prime minister of Nepal for his Hamein Bhi Padhao movement in Kathmandu. Conferred Sahitya Bhusan award and young man of literature by Kavivar Gopal Singh Nepali Foundation for his collection of short poems "Bhawashesh" dedicated to the fond memories of his mother. Also won Shiksh Bharti award from All India Business & Community foundation for his concern in Hamein Bhi Padhao at Delhi.
He takes education as the soft infrastructure and believes that in childhood of every child is a simple youth today.For his belief in the said segment he is a sought after spokesperson at Amity University and many other organisations like KBihar Youth Force,Patna Sanmarg etc . He has expressed his concerns on different social issues on Doordarshan,Zee Purvaiya & DD Bihar. As the Patron for Cineyatra which is an organization committed to the cultural awakening among the youth through positive and good movies and also patronizing ancient art & folk cultures makes him the ideal mentor for our Global community too.
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National Award-winning author Aabid Surti has won critical acclaim for multiple creative talents. The list of his creative accomplishments befits half a dozen people rather than one individual.
As an author his output has been prolific, his oeuvre spanning fiction as well as non-fiction, travelogue as well as children’s literature. He has written around 80 books till date, which have been translated into almost every Indian language.As a screenwriter he has been associated with directors like Raj Khosla and Raj Kapoor on film projects and as a playwright, he has penned seven plays.
An accomplished painter, he has held 16 exhibitions in India and abroad. In his early years, he invented an innovative technique called ‘mirror collage’ which won critical acclaim in Japan. In 1971, the Indian government commissioned a short film to showcase his creative work.
As a cartoonist, he created the lovable simpleton ‘Dabbuji’. The highly original and popular cartoon strip has been one of the longest-running comic strips in India, running without a break for over 30 years. Reprints of the original series continue to entertain millions in various languages. Dabbuji’s fan following includes Ex Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, singer Asha Bhosle and Osho.
Aabid has also created another popular comic book character, ‘Bahadur’, which achieved cult status in the 1970s.In 1993, the Indian government conferred a National Award upon him. He lives in a quiet suburb of Mumbai and continues to explore painting, writing and meditation.
It is our honour and privilege to be working under the guidance of Dr.MAdhu Pant, recipient of prestigious N.H.K. (Japan) Award for writing script for the educational film “What is Science?”
National Award winner for popularising Science and Technology amongst children.
Hindi Academy Award for one of her books “Khelo to Jane”, National Video Film Award for her film on idioms and phrases, and National Award of Best Audio Production for the programme “A peep into the forest”, by C.I.E.T., NCERT in the year 2009. As a Science Communicator, easily relates Science with day-to-day activities of life and helps in inculcating ‘Scientific Temper’ amongst children.She communicates very easily with all the audience children, teachers and adults alike.She specialises in Non-formal Methodologies of teaching.As an advocate of creativity, initiated the prestigious “Bal Shree Scheme". As a supporter of innovative expressions, helps children and adults in understanding the worth and value of innovative approach in their day-to-day works and dealings.
As a sensitive and effective communicator, is able to motivate children and adults in identifying their shortcomings and how to overcome them.
Having worked with children for more than three decades, fully understands their psychology and is capable of solving their problems.
Being a teacher herself, she understands teachers’ problems and can help them in realising their own potential and can motivate them in adopting innovative methods of teaching to enable them to experience Joy of Teaching.As a committed parent, can help parents in understanding their children better and solve their problems.
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