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.

Bhavya NandakumarBhavya Nandakumar (1)

Bhavya Nandakumar is an advertiser who loves her job, but enjoys writing more. She writes to free herself, all the while trying to engage her readers a bit more and learning from every step. She author of the blog Ishithaa, you can contact her via her FaceBook page or on Twitter.

Raul DiasRaul Dias (13)

Raul Dias is a luxury, fashion, international lifestyle, food and travel writer since over a decade. He is a food consultant for many restaurants and hotels. He also conducts travel writing workshops.

Rita MukherjeeRita Mukherjee (1)

Rita Mukherjee has been spinning yarns as long as she can remember. In her youth they got her out of trouble with her teachers and parents. Now a senior citizen [terminally ill with lung fibrosis, whom life refuses to terminate] her stories help to find her solace and keep her sanity intact while pushing her illness to the back-burner.

Vinesh SukumaranVinesh Sukumaran (2)

Vinesh Sukumaran is an applications expert of behavioural dynamics and NLP.He is a writer and coach who has helped organisations and individuals apply Neuro Psychology to perform better and live more fulfilling lives.

Gwyneth HamannGwyneth Hamann (1)

Gwyneth Hamann travels, writes and helps people to be their authentic selves. She teaches people to find confidence and creativity. Her life mission is to reconnect people with each other and with nature.

Patricia SpadaroPatricia Spadaro (3)

Patricia Spadaro is the award-winning author of Honor Yourself: The Inner Art of Giving and Receiving. She is dedicated to empowering others to live more deeply, fully, and authentically. Her books are published in over 20 languages worldwide.

Sankara SubramanianSankara Subramanian (1)

Sankara Subramanian is a Bangalore-based travel blogger. His areas of interest are adventure, wildlife, cultures, budget travel and vegetarian food. He manages the travel blog ‘BE ON THE ROAD’. [http://www.beontheroad.com]

Peter RussellPeter Russell (1)

Peter Russell’s work integrates Eastern and Western understandings of the mind. He is the author of The Global Brain, From Science to God and other books. For his online course “How to Meditate Without Even Trying”, visit his website.

Sakshi NandaSakshi Nanda (11)

Sakshi Nanda has studied Literature and worked with two publishing houses. She writes in the hope of finding that pot of gold at the beginning of the rainbow.

Bijay AnandBijay Anand (3)

Bijay Anand tryst with yoga started 25 years ago. He teaches Kundalini Yoga and is the founder of Anahata Retreats.

Alena NaronAlena Naron (1)

Alena Naron is a fashionista turned writer and life coach. She is excited about bringing more smiles and love to our world. She is the author of Expecting and Accepting the Unexpected.

Sahil ShahSahil Shah (3)

Sahil Shah is one of India’s youngest comedians. He is founding member of East India Comedy, has done over 400 shows and is known to be the funniest comedian in the entire universe [according to his dad].

Jim TollesJim Tolles (4)

Jim Tolles is a spiritual teacher, healer, and writer. He is the author of the ebook: Everyday Spirituality: Cultivating an Awakening. He teaches students around the world via online video conversations, and he blogs regularly. He currently resides in Northern California.

Jaydatta NikaljeJaydatta Nikalje (1)

Jaydatta Nikalje has been travelling across India for the past three years, which is something that his job as a freelance photographer and filmmaker allows him to do. He loves to travel so that he can meet different people and learn about their stories

Megan ZakrzewskiMegan Zakrzewski (3)

Megan Zakrzewski is a communications specialist in education who holds more than four years of experience writing feature articles for online and print publications that focus on alumni connections, athletic communications, parent relations and more.

Michael OlpinMichael Olpin (1)

Michael Olpin is a professor of Health Promotion at Weber State University in Utah. He has studied, written about and taught the science of stress management and mind/body wellness for over 30 years. He is also the founder and Director of the Stress Relief Center at Weber State University. Olpin is author of Unwind: 7 paradigms of a stress-free life.

Cassie BrewerCassie Brewer (1)

Cassie Brewer is a makeup artist and freelance writer living in sunny Southern California. She writes about diet and wellness in order to help others not only be beautiful on the outside, but radiant on the inside. Read more http://cassiembrewer.weebly.com/ and follow @cassiembrewer

Joseph EmetJoseph Emet (1)

Joseph Emet is author of several books on meditation including Sleep better with Mindfulness Meditation. He was invited by Thich Nhat Hanh to receive the Lamp Transmission. His Dharma name is Dwelling in Peaceful Concentration, which he has been trying to live up to

Rishad Saam MehtaRishad Saam Mehta (1)

Rishad Saam Mehta is an engineer turned travel writer, photographer and author with no bank balance, no stress and no gray hair.

Nicole PaulieNicole Paulie (2)

Nicole Paulie is a Counselling Psychologist, author and blogger based in the United States and Ireland. She specialises in using mindfulness and holistic lifestyle changes for mental well-being. She has extensive experience working with adult individuals in both an in-patient and out-patient psychiatric setting.

Anand BhardwajAnand Bhardwaj (3)

Anand Bhardwaj is an internationally acclaimed, highest qualified Scientific Vastu Consultant practising since 39 years. He is a researcher, author and founder Director of IIVC, New Delhi. He frequently travels around the world to provide onsite Vastu consultation to large scale Industries, businesses and corporates. He uses very advanced technology like sensors, scanners & instruments to check positive/negative vibrations.

Gaurai UddanwadikarGaurai Uddanwadikar (7)

Gaurai Uddanwadiker is a psychologist with a Harvard Medical School Health Counseling certification. ​She is the Clinical and Administrative Head of Counseling India, a mental health organization in Bangalore. Gaurai works from the Pacific Northwest in a virtual capacity with her team and is currently enrolled in the MHA program at the University of Washington.

Renae PetersonRenae Peterson (1)

Renae Peterson has a bachelor’s degree in nursing and is the creator and director of a program for young women called Beauty from the Inside Out. Renae created the program based on her personal and academic experiences. She empowers women to see, feel and live their own unique beauty.

Robbie SteinhouseRobbie Steinhouse (1)

Robbie Steinhouse is the founder of NLP School and author of various books, including How to Coach with NLP. He regularly runs courses on How to Coach with NLP, TA and Mindfulness – for details of the next one, please go to the NLP School site.

John AmodeoJohn Amodeo (1)

John Amodeo, PhD, has been a licensed marriage and family therapist for over 30 years in the San Francisco area. He is the author of award-winning book Dancing with Fire, as well as other books,The Authentic Heart and Love and Betrayal.

Marita NazarethMarita Nazareth (1)

Marita Nazareth believes that life is joyous. Her mission is to inspire people to harness the potential of their Right Brain. She is an International corporate trainer, motivational speaker, author and life coach. You can contact her at maritaofnazareth@gmail.com

Pallavi Choudhury-TripathiPallavi Choudhury-Tripathi (6)

Pallavi Choudhury Tripathi is an incurable optimist and passionate about learning and self development. Her belief is that effort and destiny are intertwined and; courage and faith in yourself can make anything achievable. She loves the world of words and finds happiness in simplicity.

Mitali ParekhMitali Parekh (2)

Mitali Parekh is a newspaper columnist and canine behaviourist in Mumbai. She writes about whatever she’s curious about and the editor demands. Her failure is that she approaches words with the precision of Algebra and numbers with the imagination of fiction.

Caroline ArnoldCaroline Arnold (1)

Caroline Arnold is the author of Small Move, Big Change: Using Microresolutions to Transform Your Life Permanently [Viking, 2014] and an international speaker on personal change. She is an advisor to YOU-App, which motivates users to perform daily micro-actions that lead to long-term self-improvement. She is also a MD in the Technology Division of Gold.

Sadhvi Bhagawati SaraswatiSadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati (1)

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati is president of the Divine Shakti Foundation, Secretary-General of the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance and Director of the International Yoga Festival.

Malti BhojwaniMalti Bhojwani (4)

Malti Bhojwani is a professional life coach and neuro linguistic practitioner. She uses the manifestation of the laws of attraction in her life and with her clients to help them discover their hidden potential and achieve their life goals. She is based in Mumbai.

Manoj AroraManoj Arora (3)

Manoj Arora is an electrical engineer turned financial expert and author. After graduating from AMU Aligarh as a gold medalist, he spent two decades working for many Fortune 500 companies. Now, he pursues his passion as an author and seeks to uplift society.

Ashish NarayankarAshish Narayankar (1)

Dr Ashish Narayankar is a Body process and Talk to The Entities facilitator. He is a Clinical Hypnotherapist and works holistically using medical science and energy medicine. He specialises in cancer healing. Write to him at ashishnarayankar@gmail.com

Ramgopal VallathRamgopal Vallath (1)

Ramgopal Vallath is a motivational speaker and author of Oops the Mighty Gurgle. By sharing his story of overcoming CIDP, he wants to help as many lives as possible.

Edward GroupEdward Group (1)

Edward Group is a leader in the natural health industry. He is the founder and CEO of Global Healing Center, a premier natural health and organic living organization. Highly respected for his ongoing involvement in both of these movements, Dr. Group's ongoing publications, numerous appearances, and countless speaking engagements have made him an authority in this field.

Himanshu SoniHimanshu Soni (2)

Dr Himanshu Soni is full-time consultant neurologist and epileptologist at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai.

John DemartiniJohn Demartini (1)

John Demartini is a human behavioural specialist, founder of the Demartini Institute, international best-selling author, educator and business consultant working with CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, celebrities and sports personalities. He provides answers to questions and practical solutions to life’s challenges.

Jackie WoodsideJackie Woodside (1)

Jackie Woodside is the founder of the Woodside Wellness Institute. She is a certified professional coach and licensed psychotherapist with over 25 years experience in both fields. Jackie is author of Calming the Chaos: A Soulful Guide to Managing Your Energy Rather than Your Time and What If It’s Time for a Change and contributing author to Conscious Entrepreneurs. She leads spiritual retreats, offers professional development training and keynote speeches around the country.

Sathya SaranSathya Saran (19)

Sathya Saran is a renowned journalist. She is best known for her role as Editor of Femina and DNA Me. She is also an author, a columnist and an adjunct professor at NIFT, Mumbai.

Mansi VisariaMansi Visaria (1)

Mansi R Visaria is a dreamer, seeker and a student of life. She practices counselling psychology and clinical hypnotherapy and is owner of Awakening Insights. Her purpose in life is to empower individuals and help them ignite their own light.