Singing To Express
Highlights Champs|September 2019
The sound of voices singing Sa Re Ga Ma Pa echoes through the Tilak garden in Juhu, Mumbai, every Saturday evening. They are the voices of Ananya Agarwal, a grade 12 student, and her 12 students.
Melissa Fernandes

Ananya has been teaching music to the children for the past four years at the Angel Xpress Foundation Center, located inside the garden. Angel Xpress is an organization that aims to educate underprivileged children.

Introduced to teaching at Angel Xpress by her mother, Ananya started teaching Hindustani classical music, a subject very close to her heart. For her first music class, she started with paltas (music exercises) like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa to understand each child’s aptitude.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine


Learning to Manage Eco-Anxiety

CHARLOTTE DUFOUR is a veteran in the fields of international cooperation and sustainable food systems. In part 3 of her interview with KALPANA SAI of the Heartfulness Institute, she focuses on our relationship with the outside world and the environment.

4 mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
May 2022

Self- acceptance

ELIZABETH DENLEY has been a student of both science and spirituality all her life. Trained as a scientist, she turned her field of inquiry and research skills to the field of meditation and spirituality after starting the Heartfulness practices in the late 80s. Here she shares some thoughts on the importance of selfacceptance.

6 mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
November 2021

Ananya, Aryaman inducted into Aditya Birla Fashion board

Ananya Birla, 28, and Aryaman Vikram Birla, 25, children of billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla, were inducted as directors of Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd on Monday, marking the entry of the fifth generation of the family in the $60 billion conglomerate.

2 mins read
Mint Mumbai
January 31, 2023

Aditya Birla Fashion inducts Aryaman, Ananya as directors

The board believes ABFRL will benefit from their new-age insights and business acumen, the company said.

1 min read
Financial Express Mumbai
January 31, 2023

Birla scions join board of ABFRL

Ananya and Aryaman were recently inducted to Aditya Birla Management Corporation

2 mins read
Business Standard
January 31, 2023

'Want to know what happened to our daughter': SC order brings cold comfort for couple

IN 2017, 17-year-old Ananya Dixit had cleared the NEET exam on her first attempt. After her first day of college, she wrote in her diary: \"This is my first step of fulfilling my dream as a doctor.\" \"But she never got that chance. It was only for seven days that she went to that college.

3 mins read
The Indian Express Delhi
January 29, 2023

கனவுக்கு எட்டாத தூரத்தில் இருந்த நடிப்பு!

பாலிவுட்டில் '7 ஹவர்ஸ் டூ கோ' படம் மூலம் அறிமுகமானவர் நடிகை அனன்யா ராஜ்.

1 min read
December 28, 2022


Bazaar India covergirl Ananya Panday is stepping into her own power as she gathers her experiences and turns them into art.

9 mins read
Harper's Bazaar India
December 2022


Not all Christmas gatherings may be the same, but they're all made with love

4 mins read
Reader's Digest India
December 2022


Kick-starting the high festive octane season, ONLY is proud to launch the second edition of the anthemic campaign - 'THE ONLY THING I WANT IS EVERYTHING 2.0' with Brand Ambassador Ananya Panday.

2 mins read
Food & Health
November 2022