Past Events

Mrs. Saroj Agarwal
President 2013-14

Mahesh Bhatt

April 19, 2013

Mahesh Bhatt: Man of Myriad Hues, the renowned film maker, producer and screenplay writer was in conversation with Rita Bhimani. Mahesh Bhatt needs no introduction. Over the years he has donned many hats in the industry,

Mrs Rajashree Birla

May 6, 2013

Rajashree Birla, Chairperson, Aditya Birla Centre for Community and Rural Development, a visionary leader, who is considered an icon and a role model in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility;

Photography Workshop

July 2, 2013

Through the LENS....,....a Photography Workshop by Sanjay Das, designed for the beginners to help attain an in-depth technical as well as aesthetic knowledge was held for members. It was an opportunity to take the first steps to being a pro in the future or simply to whet owns creative appetite.

Rahul Pandita

July 20, 2013

Author and Associate Editor, OPEN Magazine, Rahul Pandita discussed People, Politics and Conflicts with actor, director, producer. Rahul Pandita is the author of Our Moon Has Blood Clots (2013), a memoir on how Kashmiri Pandits became victims of a brutal ethnic cleansing at the hands of Islamist militants in the valley of Kashmir in 1990;

Womb to Womanhood : the Journey of Life

August 22, 2013

Three very eminent doctors, Infertility Specialist, Dr Manish Banker; Endocrinologist, Dr Sujoy Ghosh and Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, Dr Pronab Dasgupta discussed with LSG members issues related to women’s health.

Smriti Irani in Conversation with Oindrilla Dutt

September 17, 2013

At a time when atrocities against women seem to be on the rise, we thought it would be very pertinent to address issues relating to a woman's role, her position in society, her safety and security and the many challenges she has to face.

Call of the Divine

November 19, 2013

This dance event was inaugurated by a Ganesh Vandana by Usha Uthup. The programme showcased ancient dance traditions Kathak – presented by Sharmila Biswas of Kalamandalam; Odissi – presented by Satabdi Mallick; Manipuri – presented

Cruise down the Ganges

December 19, 2013

The Ganga to me is the symbol of India´s memorable past which has been flowing into the present and continues to flow towards the ocean of the future." - Jawaharlal Nehru

Forbidden Pleasures? Intimacy & Women´s Lives

January 9, 2014

A very thought provoking topic was addressed by a very eminent group of participants including Shereen el Feki, is a British journalist and author; Syeda Hameed, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India; Mrinal Pande, Mrinal Pande television personality,

Women in the Life of Krishna a talk by Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik

January 28, 2014

Dr. Pattanaik is a medical doctor by education, a leadership consultant by profession and a mythologist by passion. He has written and lectured extensively on the nature of sacred stories, symbols and rituals and their relevance in modern times.