Hyderabad, June 7, 2019: Ashish Vidyarthi, a well known Indian Film Star known for his work in twelve different Indian languages interacted with FLO members on “Leading Tomorrow From Today”.
Addressing a press conference here in the city today prior to his session Ashish Vidyarthi shared that we play many roles in our life. Roles define us. We need not limit ourselves by any set of rules. We must emerge beyond our confined roles.
I discovered myself sometime ago that I am not just an actor. I discovered that I am also an actor. Roles create facets of us. Life is long. playing different roles makes you amazing. When you play different roles, you look for something new. I have acted in 230 films of which i was villain in 180 plus movies. And in each of these movies, the hero killed me in wide varieties of ways. When you discover more roles, you will find many ways to help society, said Ashish.
I wanted to speak beyond scripted lines. That is why I got into Leadership Training for the past six years he said.
Over the years, Ashish conducted workshops for leading companies, including Wipro, Voltas, Exim Bank, Synchrony Financial, TMTC, and Lokmat and others
I love Hyderavad. I lived here for the good part of my life. Hotel Taj Banjara was my home. Very thought of Hyderabad brings smile on my face informed Ashish Vidyarthi
Says Sona Chatwani, Chairperson of FLO the initiative of pickle making training of toddy sellers of Dhoolpet gog overwheming response. They got 50kgs order of Pickle in the kast ten days.
Soon we will be working on an initiative to train women in driving and work with Swiggy and Big Basket to ge these women drivers to get delivery jobs informed Sona Chatwani.
When asked to give message to younger generation he told them not to take short cuts. There is no shortcut to success. He also gave a message to them not to opt for easy things. Dont get caught with glamour. Instead make sure you look good.
While interacting with FLO members. he said id doesn’t matter where you are coming from. What it matters the most is where you are heading to.
People who are successcul add value to others. He told them to set out to discover something. He told them to play a bigger game than yesterday. It gives you thrill. You have 100 reasons for cant. But, find out one reason for can.
If it scares you jump in. But, what we normally avoid doibg scary things. He told them to stay relevant. There is disruption happening in the whole world. Disrupt yourself, if you want to disrupt the world. FLO gives you an opportunity for Leadership said Ashih inhis one and half hour talk to 150 gathering.
My definition of creativity is what all I can do with my life he said.
Keep the critics close to you. Get criticised. Get sculpted by others. Finally he told his participants throw themselves into life. He told thdm to play a beautiful game called life.
He concluded that "Today leads you to tomorrow".
A South Indian star, Ashish Viyarthi, 57, is a well known film star across the country. Besides films, he is equally known for several other roles -- Motivational Speaker, Traveller, Gatherer and Sharer. A rare qualities indeed.
Born in Kannur in Kerala, Ashish is an expert in cataloging and archiving vanishing Performing Arts of India for the Sangeet Natak Akademi.
He was a student of Theatre Group called Sambhav is where his journey in performing arts started.
He is a versatile actor acted in many languages. These include Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali, English, Odia, Marathi and others. In his career spanning over 25 years , he acted in little over 200 films across all genres.
He began his film career from Mumbai. He played a role of VP Menon in his debut film Sardar, based on Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s Life. He is a formidable actor. His character is felt and remembered by his viewers long after watching it.
Some of the Telugu films he acted include: Pape Naa Pranam, Madhuri, Vandematharam, Sreeram, Law & Order, No, Gudumba Shankar, Vijayendra Varma, Narasimhudu, Athanokkade, Annaravartm, Raraju, Agantakudu, Bramastram, Simhabaludu, iSmart Shankar, U-Turn, Aaradugula Bullet, Pantham, Intelligent and many other.
Ashish, the versatile, award-winning veteran actor, channelised his captivating screen presence into highly motivating, engaging and interactive talks. He is listed as the most sought after celebrity speaker in the country.
With vast experience and wide variety of knowledge, idea of cultures, languages, geographical locations that he worked with, and the unique challenges of working in these ever-changing milieus, Ashish founded his entrepreneurial venture, Avid Miner Conversations. It focuses on helping organizations through their specific needs and challenges by curating out-of-the-box, customized modules. Performative storytelling and conversational tools are used for effective personal and professional development.