A.R. Rahman, Music Director
T.N. Seshan, Former Chief
Election Commissioner of India
Guru Kelucharan Mahopatra, Odissi dance guru
Jayshree Ullal, VP/GM of Cisco
Kavitha Krishnamurti Subramaniam & Dr. L. Subramaniam, Singer
and Musician respectively
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, Acclaimed author of
'Mistress of Spices'
Pop and Film Singer
Actress of South Indian Films
Pradeep Sindhu, Visionary founder of Juniper Networks.
Jayapradha, Yesteryear actress and Member of Parliament.
Dr S.S.Badrinath,Ophthalmologist/Retinal surgeon and Chairman of Sankara
Actress and Director of Films from the South
Bharati Mukerjee, Author of 'Jasmine' and other books
Paresh Rawal, Swaroop Sampat,
Stage and cinema actors.
Zakir Hussain, Tabla(percussion) maestro
Entrepreneur, co-founder of TiE
Birju Maharaj, Kathak dancer, teacher and choreographer
Deepti Naval, Character actress, Painter, Photographer
Pandit Jasraj, Hindustani classical vocal musician
Lata Krishnan, Co-Founder of SMart Modular and President of AIF
Shivkumar Sharma, Santoor Maestro
Alka Yagnik, Playback Singer
HariPrasad Chaurasia, Classical
Flutist/ Music Composer
Radha Basu, CEO of Support.com
Amjad Ali Khan, Classica Sarod Maestro
of RAZA Foundries and ex-President of AMD
One of India's leading
Award winning Film director
One of the world's leading
UN Diplomat and author of
"Great Indian Novel"
Classical Bharat natyam dancers/teachers
and Music maker
Classical and Light Music Singer
Veteran Film Maker and Actor
Indian Pop music diva