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.

Gordon McInerneyGordon McInerney (1)

Gordon McInerney is an award winning travel writer. He travels the world along with his wife Paula to show you how to pair experiential travel with the luxury factor. Together, they call themselves Boho Chic Travellers and their blog, like Paula and Gordon, is “a marriage made in heaven”.

Sarah ProutSarah Prout (1)

Sarah Prout is a best-selling author, entrepreneur and publisher. She is devoted to teaching people how to manifest their desires and believe in their own magic.

Pema ChödrönPema Chödrön (1)

Pema Chödrön is an America-born Tibetan Buddhist nun and best-selling author. She taught as an elementary school teacher for many years in both New Mexico and California. Pema has two children and three grandchildren.

Joshua BeckerJoshua Becker (1)

Joshua Becker is the founder and editor of Becoming Minimalist, a website dedicated to intentional living. He is the Wall Street Journal best-selling author of Simplify and Clutterfree with Kids. He is also founder of The Hope Effect, a nonprofit organisation changing how the world cares for orphans. Currently, he lives in Peoria, AZ with his wife and two young kids.

Purba RayPurba Ray (4)

Purba Ray is unable to befriend people who are more interested in the number of bedrooms in her apartment than the epic list of her pet peeves, which includes zealous parents who are proud for no reason. She vents her angst writing damning posts on her blog and praying no one reads them.

Arundhati BaitmangalkarArundhati Baitmangalkar (1)

Arundhati Baitmangalkar teaches Hatha and slow Vinyasa yoga. She now lives in Seattle and runs her own yoga school where she teaches students and trains teachers in the art of yoga.

Shira Taylor GuraShira Taylor Gura (1)

Shira Taylor Gura is the author of Getting unS.T.U.C.K.: Five Simple Steps to Emotional Well-Being. She facilitates workshops and retreats that promote emotional wellbeing. Her belief that a more mindful, compassionate life is available to anyone, anywhere.

G VenkateshG Venkatesh (1)

G Venkatesh, a Research Fellow at the Norwegian Institute of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway is a freelance writer-editor, who dabbles his skills in a host of subjects - from science, cricket and holistic living, to spirituality.

Vandana KanjaniVandana Kanjani (1)

Vandana Kanjani, a Mumbai-based hair and beauty expert, has been managing and running her own beauty salon for over 20 years.

Subhash DhiwareSubhash Dhiware (1)

Dr Subhash Dhiware, MS, is a Navi Mumbai based orthopaedic surgeon.

Radhika IyengarRadhika Iyengar (1)

Radhika Iyengar, a Delhi University English literature student, is a member of a writers' group. She's also a theatre buff, and is as captivated by movies, music, and kaajal pencil, and her long, relaxing walks with her dog — but, not necessarily in that order.

Dhananjay MoreDhananjay More (1)

Dhananjay More is Director-Fitness, Talwalkars Health Complex, Mumbai and Fitness Consultant, All India Association for Advancing Research in Obesity. He is also a Clinical Exercise Specialist from the American Council on Exercise.

Alison RoughleyAlison Roughley (1)

Alison Roughley is with Scientific Communications, Haircare, P and G Beauty, Mumbai.

Manoj ChadhaManoj Chadha (1)

Dr Manoj Chadha, MD, DM, FICP, MNAMS, a Navi Mumbai-based consultant endocrinologist.

W R PatilW R Patil (2)

Dr W R Patil, MD, is Associate Professor of Medicine, MGM Medical College, Navi Mumbai.

Peter HoogenboomPeter Hoogenboom (1)

Peter Hoogenboom is a bicyclist and software engineer from Salt Lake City, Utah, US with 23 years of bicycling experience. He recently completed [for the seventh time] the Logan to Jackson Classic, a one-day, 331km bicycle race. Peter also enjoys racing, writing, photography, and spending time with his pets.

Aimee GinsburgAimee Ginsburg (1)

A graduate in International Relations and Mass Media from Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, Aimee Ginsburg has been calling India home for the past 10 years. Ginsburg has been with the media for the past 20 years and has worked as an editor and interviewer, and made critically-acclaimed documentaries for Israel’s foremost radio channel, Galei Tzahal. She has also been the first-ever award winning feminist columnist in Israel’s leading business magazine, Asakim Maariv.

Francine KaufmanFrancine Kaufman (1)

Francine Kaufman is Chair of the IDF Consultative Section on Childhood and Adolescent Diabetes and Chair of the World Diabetes Day Campaign 2007-2008 Diabetes in Children.

Vipa PandyaVipa Pandya (1)

Vipa Pandya is a Rajkot-based writer.

Anup KumarAnup Kumar (1)

Anup Kumar is a post-graduate in nuclear physics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University and author of the book The Joy of Cancer.

Prasanna K GPrasanna K G (1)

Dr Prasanna K G, MD [Ayurveda], is advisor in the Ayurvedic Penthouse of The Oriental Bangkok, Thailand.

Mayur P PahilajaniMayur P Pahilajani (1)

Mayur P Pahilajani is a writer, hobbyist naturopath, and yoga student, who lives in a distant Mumbai suburb, far away from its frenzied buzz.

Vijay Kumar VermaVijay Kumar Verma (1)

Dr Vijay Kumar Verma, MD, DM, is a Navi Mumbai-based cardiologist.

Tamara RichardsTamara Richards (1)

Tamara Richards is Consultant, World AIDS Campaign.

Sudha SeshadriSudha Seshadri (1)

Sudha Seshadri is an imaginative and creative writer with an eye for detail. She's a meticulous and committed editor and can write in serious as well as chatty styles.

Madhuri BehariMadhuri Behari (1)

Madhuri Behari is Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences [AIIMS], New Delhi.

Shobha NShobha N (1)

Dr Shobha N is a Mumbai-based homoeopath.

Joyce WrightJoyce Wright (1)

Joyce Wright is a Holistic Health Practitioner[HHP] from the Global College of Natural Medicine, USA with a keen interest in effective natural medicine.

Lancy PrabhuLancy Prabhu (1)

Fr Lancy Prabhu, S.J. is the Head of the Department of Inter-religious studies at St. Xaviers College, Mumbai, India.

Wasim AhmedWasim Ahmed (2)

Wasim Ahmed is Technical Educator for Brushman India Limited, New Delhi.

Ted A GrossbartTed A Grossbart (1)

Dr Ted A Grossbart, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice in Boston. He is a senior clinical supervisor at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center and the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School.His best known writing is his book SKIN DEEP: A Mind/Body Program for Healthy Skin which is available online at www.healthpress.com.

Kiran Mazumdar-ShawKiran Mazumdar-Shaw (1)

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is the Chairman and Managing Director, Biocon Limited India's premier Biotechnology company.

Roger HamiltonRoger Hamilton (1)

Roger Hamilton is a world-renowned speaker in wealth creation, best selling author, and founder of The XL Group, the world

Peter MarchandPeter Marchand (3)

Peter Marchand has studied philosophy, communication sciences, and environmental engineering. He is a student of late Harish Johari, a famous tantric scholar, poet, artist and author. Peter has authored two books — The Yoga of the Nine Emotions and The Yoga of Truth. He lives in Belgium and occasionally teaches in Europe, India, US, and Canada.

Uma ShashikantUma Shashikant (1)

Dr Uma Shashikant, a PhD [Finance], runs a learning solutions company, Centre for Investment Education and Learning [CIEL]. She has been a trainer, researcher and consultant in the capital markets for 18 years, 10 years of which was with the Indian Institute of Capital Markets. She has been associated as consultant in projects of the USAID, ADB and the World Bank.

Valerie Logan-ClarkeValerie Logan-Clarke (2)

Valerie Logan-Clarke has been practising in the UK for approximately 10 years and is the founder of Colour Therapy Healing website. She is qualified in Colour Therapy, Anatomy and Physiology,and Colour Healing for Animals. Valerie offers colour therapy using various methods for both humans and animals. Whenever she does get some spare time, she takes a keen interest in nature, animal welfare and gardening.

Rajendrasingh RajputRajendrasingh Rajput (1)

Dr Rajendrasingh Rajput, M S, M Ch, is a full-time cosmetic surgeon - hair restoration and hair transplant at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Mumbai.

K C MishraK C Mishra (1)

Dr K C Mishra is the Director, National Insurance Academy, Pune.

Asha BachaniAsha Bachani (1)

Asha Bachani is a Mumbai-based Cosmetologist, Aesthetic Consultant and Nutritionist. Her unique Face Gym has brought the concept of facial workouts to India. She is also the official facial expert For LOreal in Glamorous On Zoom channel.

Ravi GussainRavi Gussain (1)

Ravi Gussain is the Director of Erco Travels, a medical tourism facilitation company.