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hosted byKumud Mohan

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Kumud Mohan has contributed over 400 features as a freelance writer and photojournalist to reputed international publications and organizations such as SPAN (published by US govt.), Disability World, India Currents and Hinduism Today (USA); Gemini News Agency (London); Asian Breeze (Japan); Swagat, Discover India, India Today, Outlook, Femina, The Times of India, Hindustan Times, Economic Times, Indian Express, Business Line, Grassroots, The Pioneer, India Perspectives, UNICEF, UNDP, OXFAM & others. Her subjects include art, culture, travel, health, environment and people.

Kumud Mohan is the Author and Photographer of the coffee table books: Nectar of Indian Culture (which has a Foreword by the Dalai Lama), & Temple Tales from India (which has a Foreword by Pandit Jasraj). Both books have been purchased by the US Library of Congress.

A rare combination of a writer, photographer and musician, Kumud Mohan obtained a diploma in Journalism from the School of Careers, Berkshire, UK. She graduated in Home Science from Lady Irwin College, New Delhi, and attained Visharad in Classical Music from Gandharva Maha Vidyalaya, New Delhi. She also completed a course in Art and Culture conducted by the National Museum, New Delhi.

Kumud Mohan was awarded a trophy by the Automobile Association of Upper India for long-distance driving. She was also accorded recognition by Landbase India for excellence in photography and by the Indian Red Cross for distinguished voluntary service.

Capability Statement

MAINSTREAM PRESS
PUBLICATION
ARTICLE
SUBJECT
DATE
SPAN published by US Govt.
Designing for the Disabled
Disability
May-June 2009
SPAN
Dena Merriam
Empowering women
Nov.-Dec. 2008
Swagat (Indian Airlines)
Indian Imprints
Culture
August 2008
The Times of India
Notes from Tibet
Social Welfare
March 26, 2008
Floriculture
Environmentalist Par Excellence
Environment
January 2008
SPAN published by US Govt.
Mastering the Fine Art of Printing
Culture
Sep.-Oct. 2007
Outlook
Listen to their Voice
Disability
Dec. 25, 2006
The Times of India
Lovely Laburnum
Environment
May 9, 2010
The Times of India
Vision Beyond Sight
Disability
Jan. 23, 2011
The Times of India
An Inspiring Centenarian
Culture
July 22, 2012
UNDP
SUBJECT
TASK
DATE
Urban Poverty Press release
Translation English to Hindi
Feb. 2009
MP (PIMS 3512)
Translation English to Hindi
Oct. 2010
UNICEF
TASK
CONTRACT No.
DATE
Titling, summarising and editing MAPEDIR document (26,000 words)
SSA/INDQ/2008/00001847-0
4.6.08
Translating MAPEDIR doc.& questionnaire
Contract no. SSA/INDQ/2007/00002966-0
13.09.07
Translating Meena guidebooks
SSA/INDQ/2006/00003403-0 20.10.06
20.10.06
Writing articles on Sanitation
SSA/INDQ/2006/00000828-0
16.2.06
OTHERS
ORGANISATION & Date
TASK
SUBJECT
Coca Cola India March 2008
Checking translation of Limca Book of Records, 2008
Indian at her Best in health, education, communications, development etc.
Haryana Board of Education, Jan. 2008
Text chapter for Class XI (2008)
Health & Nutrition