Our contributors

Our writers are domain specialists, health and fitness experts, wellness professionals, spiritual thought leaders—many are pioneers in their own right.

Here is a list of the writers who have contributed one or more articles to Complete Wellbeing over the past several years. Click on the name to read more about them.

avatar for Jawahar JoshiJawahar Joshi (1)

Jawahar Joshi is the chief instructor at the Academy of Air Rifle Shooting. He has trained in weapon’s teaching from the Weapon Training School, Ahmedabad.

Rameshwar GutteRameshwar Gutte (3)

Dr Rameshwar Gutte is consultant dermatologist at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai.

Vimal PahujaVimal Pahuja (4)

Dr Vimal J Pahuja MD[General Medicine], is a full-time consultant at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai.

Radhika Karle-GhorpadeRadhika Karle-Ghorpade (6)

Radhika Karle-Ghorpade is a Mumbai-based dietician with a Masters degree from Texas Women's University, Houston. She is a certified Yoga and Pilates instructor as well as a personal trainer. She loves to swim, play tennis, and travel in her free time. Her nutrition mantra: everything in moderation.

Mickey MehtaMickey Mehta (4)

Mickey Mehta is India's leading holistic health and fitness guru. He is known as a man with 100 per cent track record who uses vedic philosophies and therapies of Tao and Zen for transformation.

Lisa FirestoneLisa Firestone (1)

Dr Lisa Firestone, PhD is a clinical psychologist, author, and international speaker. She is the Director of Research and Education at The Glendon Association and a Senior Editor for PsychAlive.org. Her most recent book is The Self under Siege: A New Model for Differentiation

Marilyn JoyceMarilyn Joyce (1)

Dr Marilyn Joyce, PhD, is an international radio and TV personality and one of the world’s leading authorities on nutrition and lifestyle for the prevention and overcoming of cancer and other degenerative illnesses. She is the Master of 5-Minute healthy strategies for instantly creating energy and vitality. Joyce is the author of the best selling books 5 Minutes to Health, I Can’t Believe Its Tofu! and, INSTANT E.N.E.R.G.Y.™: The 5 Keys to Unlimited Energy & Vitality. Check out: Kick Cancer in the Can

Ravi ChhabraRavi Chhabra (2)

Ravi V Chhabra has worked as a journalist for two decades with leading print and online media in India and abroad. His column ‘Flavoursome’ appears in a car magazine and he writes at www.fnbworld.com.

Priya KumarPriya Kumar (8)

Priya Kumar is an eminent motivational speaker, best selling author and CEO of Priya Kumar's Training Systems [PKTS].

Kunal KapurKunal Kapur (5)

Kunal Kapur is the executive sous-chef at The Leela Kempinski, Gurgaon. He also features as a judge on the TV show, MasterChef India.

Geeta IyerGeeta Iyer (2)

Geeta Iyer has been practising and teaching yoga for over 20 years. She has been trained in India and US. She is author of the book Illuminating Lives with Yoga. Her goal is for her students to take their Yoga practice beyond the classroom and into their everyday lives.

Sanjay PalSanjay Pal (1)

Sanjay Pal is an electronics engineer and works as Global Relationship Head at Tata Consultancy Services. Although born and bred in Mumbai, he now lives in London with his wife.

Robert KiyosakiRobert Kiyosaki (1)

Robert Kiyosaki is an investor, entrepreneur and educator. He has, virtually singlehandedly, challenged and changed the way tens of millions, around the world, think about money. He is the author of the worldwide best-seller, Rich Dad Poor Dad. His Rich Dad series has been translated into 51 languages and has sold over 27 million copies.

avatar for Shweta RastogiShweta Rastogi (2)

Dr Shweta Rastogi, [PhD nutrition] has more than 10 years of work experience in the field of nutrition and wellness. She has authored two books Diet, Diabetes and You and Eat right to stay bright.

David CorrieDavid Corrie (1)

David Corrie is the founder of Nature Nurturer, a Mumbai-based organisation that provides balcony garden design, terrace garden design, vertical garden systems and a host of gardening products and accessories.

Mary Kay MorrisonMary Kay Morrison (1)

Mary Kay Morrison is speaker, educator and author of Using Humor to Maximise Living. She serves on the board of directors at Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor.

Parul KolheParul Kolhe (6)

Dr Parul Kolhe, MBBS, DDV, is a cosmetologist, hair specialist and dermatosurgeon. She runs her own cosmetology clinic, 'Tvacha' at Bhandup, Mumbai. She has won national acclaim for her work on chemical peels for acne, pigmentation and skin rejuvenation as well as skin grafting for vitiligo. She is an avid trekker and writes poetry in her spare time.

avatar for Dola DasguptaDola Dasgupta (1)

Dola Dasgupta is an unschooling mom of two beautiful children and a pupil of life. She writes to share her insights that come to her while she is in deep meditation, self reflection and experimentation with life itself. She trusts that life is always loving and spirit is always present to guide us on the path to self discovery, if one is willing to pay heed to the voice of spirit.

avatar for Elinrós HenriksdotterElinrós Henriksdotter (1)

Elinrós Henriksdotter is a psychic, painter, poet and writer currently working on her debut novel ‘Queen of Her Universe’, an autobiography focused on her history of child abuse and how painting, meditation and self-induced trance helped her to revive the suppressed truth about her past, and how meditation and creative expression can release old pain and heal us from within.

avatar for Swami KriyanandaSwami Kriyananda (1)

Swami Kriyananda born James Donald Walter, is an author, artist, composer and spiritual teacher. He is one of the few remaining direct disciples of Paramhansa Yogananda. He is the founder of Ananda, a worldwide movement of spiritual communities.

avatar for Jeanluc JubertJeanluc Jubert (1)

Jeanluc Jubert is an International Rock Climbing and Canyoning Instructor. He is the Technical Consultant for the Indian Government and ATOAI, and also MD of Top Rock Adventures, Manali.

avatar for Steven KussinSteven Kussin (1)

Dr Steven Kussin, M.D. is a physician and author of the prize winning book, Doctor, Your Patient Will See You Now. He is the founder of The Shared Decision Center, writes a column for his town’s weekly newspaper and appears regularly on its local NBC television affiliate. His mission is to empower patients to get all the care that they want.

Matthew Wolf-MeyerMatthew Wolf-Meyer (1)

Matthew Wolf-Meyer is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine & Modern American Life.

Abhishek SharmaAbhishek Sharma (1)

Abhishek Sharma is a fitness coach and holistic trainer based in Mumbai. His coaching includes elements of martial arts and classical yoga. His workouts are designed to help develop both a truly fit body and a centered mind.

Lakshmi SharathLakshmi Sharath (2)

Lakshmi Sharath is a media professional, a travel writer, photographer and blogger. Heritage, culture, birding and wildlife interest her, but she believes people make places. Her passion lies in exploring the nooks of India.

avatar for Mithi ChinoyMithi Chinoy (1)

Mithi Chinoy is a widely experienced writer and has written not only for newspapers and magazines but has spent nine years as an advertising copywriter. Today, with 25 years in the writing field, she is a freelance writer of articles, ebooks and web copy.

Abhijit JoshiAbhijit Joshi (2)

Dr Abhijit C Joshi, MS, Fellowship in Laparoscopy, Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopy, is a consultant, G I & Endo-Laparoscopic Surgeon at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Mumbai.

Sameer DuaSameer Dua (1)

Sameer Dua is the founder and Chief Catalyst of the Gift Your Organ Foundation. He also heads Sameer Dua Training and leads progammes on leadership.

Hetal TrivediHetal Trivedi (1)

Hetal Trivedi is a consultant nutritionist based in Mumbai and the founder of Balancing Lives. She takes a holistic approach to wellness and practises evidence based nutrition, tailoring nutrition recommendations to each individual.

Kiva BotteroKiva Bottero (1)

Kiva Bottero is a freelance writer. He writes and edits for The Mindful Word journal of engaged living, Green Home Gnome and Green Building Canada.

avatar for Jayashree BoseJayashree Bose (3)

Jayashree Bose is a feng shui, bazi [Chinese astrology], yijing consultant and writer practising in India for more than a decade. She regularly authors a series of annual feng shui books that are available on her website.

Aditi GaurAditi Gaur (1)

Aditi Gaur teaches a traditional Hatha Yoga practice. She has earned her RYT 200 certification from the Sivananda Yoga & Vedanta Centre and is currently studying for her RYT 500 certification with the Himalayan Yoga Tradition. For her, practice is about worshipping the divine within and this is what she offers to her students as well — the ability to switch off and discover who they really are.

Uzma HyderUzma Hyder (3)

Uzma Hyder is a freelance writer based in Hyderabad. Her articles have been published in The Hindu and The Khaleej Times. The beauty of the written word, the wonder of Nature, the wisdom of mystical poetry and the power of personal development inspire her. She believes that life is a beautiful journey; full of great learning and wonderful joy.

Gautam TripathyGautam Tripathy (2)

Dr Gautam Tripathy, MD [Medicine], DM [Neurology], is a full-time consultant in neurology at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai.

Priya ShahPriya Shah (1)

Priya Shah, is an interior designer who has been exploring her relationship with various forms of art like poetry, music and photography. She is the founder of WEBE Organic an initiative towards making well-being a day to day concern using accessories and other tools. She also takes electives at CEPT university and facilitates gatherings.

Pankaj GuptaPankaj Gupta (1)

Pankaj Gupta is a leading EFT practitioner, master healer, and a respected teacher. He recently spoke about energy healing and EFT to a global audience at TEDx Delhi 2012. His talk was titled “Nothing Is Incurable.”

Steve MartileSteve Martile (1)

Steve Martile is the most sought after prosperity coach in the human potential and self-help community. He is famous for his 7-day manifestation experiment, which has helped countless people from all ages and backgrounds generate thousands of dollars in income through intention manifestation without motivation or the use of positive thinking.

Deborah TannenDeborah Tannen (1)

Deborah Tannen is professor of linguistics at Georgetown University and author of many books, including That’s Not What I Meant!: How Conversational Style Makes or Breaks Relationships.

avatar for Amita ShahAmita Shah (1)

Dr Amita Shah, MD, is a senior consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology at the Columbia Asia Hospital, Gurgaon. She specialises in laparoscopic surgery and infertility.

Jude BijouJude Bijou (1)

Jude Bijou MA, MFT, is a respected psychotherapist, professional educator, and workshop leader. She is author of the award-winning book Attitude Reconstruction: A Blueprint for Building a Better Life.