Ravi Paranjape

ravi paranjape

Ravi Paranjape

“A mediocre scene from everyday life becomes a magical masterpiece in his hands.”

Ravi Paranjape is a Koknastha Chitpavan Brahmin  (caste).

Born in Belgaum, Ravi Paranjape moved to Mumbai initially to study and then to work . In the early 1990’s, he chose to make Pune his home for good.

His contribution to the world of illustrations, architectural renderings and portraiture was appreciated by the CAG HALL OF FAME Award from the Communication Arts Guild in 1995. He also received the Dayavati Modi award in 1996.

Ravi Paranjape’s work has been admired and collected by art lovers around the globe.

Over the last forty years, Ravi Paranjape has built a wide reputation as a master artist.

See his work here - http://www.raviparanjape.com/docs/gallery.htm

Ravi Paranjape Foundation was established in early 1998 with a mission to recognize worthy yet unrecognized veteran artists whose contribution to the art and society has either been overlooked or has remained obscure. The foundation also awards Gunijan Kala Puraskar & The Ravi Paranjape Yuva Kalakaar Puraskaar every alternate year. For more information please visit the website.

He is on our list of Notable Brahmins as a very successful & talented Artist. You have to see his work on to believe it. Its that good!

Birth Score – 4/5
Pride Score – 4/5
An impressive 8/10 Notable Brahmin Score.

Madhuri Dixit Nene

Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit

 

“An actress par excellence.”

Madhuri Dixit Nene is a Koknastha Chitpavan Brahmin  (caste).

Born and raised in Mumbai, Madhuri Dixit debuted in the movie Abodh in 1984 as an actress. From 1988 to 1999 she enjoyed super stardom with over fifty films to her credit.

She moved to Denver, USA in around 2003 to be with her husband Dr. Shriram Nene (also a Brahmin). But the Nene’s have since moved back to India in 2011 with movie production plans. We are very keen to see Madhuri back on TV and the big screen.

Over last 20+ years she has worked in blockbuster films such as Devdas, Pukar, Dil to Pagal Hai, Mohabbat, Hum Apke Hain Kaun among several others. She has worked with other co-stars like Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Anil Kapoor & Sanjay Dutt among others.

See her website to view her take on films, fashion, tv and fitness and see her wikipedia entry for more detailed information. She is also one of the first celebrities to launch their own Android & iPhone App.

She is on our list of Notable Brahmins as a very successful Indian Actress with super stardom, glitz and endless glamour to her credit.

Birth Score – 4/5
Pride Score – 4/5
An impressive 8/10 Notable Brahmin Score.