Priya Srinivasan

Originally a Journalist with over a decade of experience in print and electronic media including UTV, The Indian Express Group and The India Today Group, Priya Srinivasan was afflicted with an idea back in 2006: that the inherent potential of children is best tapped by marrying creative expression and learning processes; and that children need a ...

Zahra Gabuji

Zahra  holds an MA (honours) in English Literature from The University of Mumbai. She also has a post graduate diploma from Social Communications Media, at Sophia Polytechnic. She began her journey with Pomegranate after a brief stint at Hindustan Times in 2011. She is extremely passionate about the arts in education and is of the ...

Advaita Mane

A dancer, storyteller and dramatist, Advaita's aim is to infuse her sessions with multiple arts that awaken the magician in each child.  Advaita Mane is an Odissi dancer and has several performances and accolades to her credit. A recipient of the ‘Singaar Mani’ national title by the Sur Singaar Samsad, she has also received a ...

Apeksha Harsh

Apeksha Harsh holds an MA in English Literature from The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad. If that wasn’t enough, she went on to earn her MA in Writing from The University of Warwick. Whilst in the land of the English, she penned the Japanese folktale based opera Kaguyahime for Operamus. She also taught creative ...

Chandni Shah

Chandni Shah graduated with a degree in mass communication from Mumbai University. She followed that up with a brief stint at York University, Canada where she took courses in Business and Communications as part of an exchange program. During her stay in Toronto, she frequented the local public library and chanced upon the children's section ...

Judith Thomas

“As a student I used to love the opportunity to read aloud in class. It was one of my favourite things to do. Working with Pomegranate as a facilitator for the Magic Reading Room is as good as a childhood dream come true. I get paid to read aloud (among other things)!” announces Judith. She ...

Sreevidya Surendran

Sreevidya ‘Sree’ Surendran holds a Ph.D in English from the English and Foreign Language University, Hyderabad. She did her M.A in English at the same university and received her B.A in English from Stella Maris College, Chennai. Coming from a long line of teachers, she finds herself at home in Pomegranate with its innovative approach ...