Biography of Padmaja Iyengar
After serving for over three decades in different geographic locations as a senior banking professional, Padmaja Iyengar took voluntary retirement to work in areas closer to her heart. She joined a non-profit organization engaged in providing urban governance solutions, as a Senior Consultant. For over 6 years, she was a part of several key urban governance projects viz., stakeholder consultations (involving civil society, NGOs, private sector) , participatory planning, pro poor strategies, gender mainstreaming, media management, relationship management, content development for mass media and e-portals, script writing etc.
Currently, she is concentrating totally on her writing – a dormant passion for long…
Gifted with exceptional communication skills and being multi lingual, Padmaja Iyengar is at ease in any environment.
She writes for pleasure – finds humor in everything!
Her motto – When the going gets tough, the tough get going…
Padmaja Iyengar Poems
I wonder why folks tend to be slack, When it comes to posting a feedback On the works that they read with such relish - Not knowing, their feedback’s what I cherish.
This garrulous lady named Lou Always managed somehow, To put her foot in the mouth, That slid her reputation south.
Atithi Devo Bhava.... (Guest Is Like God...
He was a tourist guide much sought after; His wit and humour evoked much laughter. Foreign tourists were often referred to him,
Words.... Sometimes they gush Sometimes they rush
Trust deficit brings great strife As it slowly eats away one’s life Loss of faith, betrayal of trust Bring extreme grief and disgust.
Tread Own Path...
Go ahead, tread the trodden path, But please don’t let out your wrath On those that make their own road, Because they did not yours abode.
Sometimes they gush
Sometimes they rush
Sometimes they hush
Sometimes they’re lush
Sometimes they spurt
Sometimes they hurt