Dr. Subhash Chandra
The name Dr. Subhash Chandra (DSC), can be summarized in three simple, words: Visionary. Philanthropist. Leader.
A leader, who has proven his potential to nurture the nation, and elevate it globally. A leader, who has the power to fight against all odds, and solve the challenges the nation currently faces. A leader, who has immensely contributed to India’s liberalization story in the early 1990s, by gifting the nation, not just its first private satellite television channel, but an entire industry in itself, creating millions of jobs.
DSC’s wisdom, determination, and vision has immense potential to empower every Indian which can bring a paradigm shift in the perception our country, as well as a much required change across the nation.
DSC, a self-made man, has consistently demonstrated his ability to identify new businesses and lead them on the path to success. He shares his rich experience on the DSCShow, which is watched by over 230 million viewers across the nation. With this popular show, he is now a guiding force for the youth of the nation, enriching and empowering their lives.
For his contributions to the industry, DSC has been awarded the International Emmy Directorate Award at their 39th International Emmy Awards night in New York and has also been honored with the Doctorate of Business Administration by the University of East London.
DSC’s philanthropic activities, under the brand umbrella – DSC Foundation, have contributed immensely to the betterment of society. He has set up TALEEM (Transnational Alternate Learning for Emancipation and Empowerment through Multimedia) to provide access to quality education through distance and open learning. He is also the Chairman of the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of India — a movement to eradicate illiteracy from rural and tribal India. The Foundation provides free education to millions of tribal children across thousands of villages in India, through one-teacher schools. He is the moving force behind the Global Vipassana Foundation — a trust set up to help people raise their spiritual quotient. DSC is also the Founder Chairman of Global Foundation for Civilization Harmony (India) (GFCH), an Eastern initiative for conflict avoidance and a partner of the United Nations Alliance of Civilization (UNAOC). The founder patrons of GFCH include His Holiness Dalai Lama and former President of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, among others.
DSC’s vision is to take India to a global stage and to eradicate the challenges faced by the nation at a domestic and at an international level. A global leader who takes immense pride in his roots and his country, a firm a believer of “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam” (which means One World – One Family), and an author of the bestseller “The Z Factor”, DSC is working towards helping India face and eradicate its challenges to create a better tomorrow.
The "Z" Factor
This is an unusually candid memoir of a truly self-made businessman who came to Delhi at age twenty with seventeen rupees in his pocket. Today, he has a net worth of $ 6.3 billion and his group revenues are nearly $3 billion.
Dr. Chandra practices Vipassana mindfulness and meditation, which keeps him calm and collected and enhances his decision-making abilities.
Through exposing himself to criticism and becoming a subject matter to be ridiculed, he continues to motivate youth & entrepreneurs of Indian origin through his TV show. He even personally responds to hundreds of emails on daily basis and tweets his own motivational lines to keep people feeling empowered.
Dr. Subhash Chandra and his family have been donating10% of their family profit to worthy causes and transferring 10% ownership of all his businesses to his charitable foundation.
Family is so important to Dr. Chandra. But family extends beyond blood. He wants to do whatever he can to help his own family, his extended family, his hometown Hissar, and his home state of Haryana.
Being part of a premier media house revealed to Dr. Chandra how we are not always presenting the truth through the media and are following populist beliefs of sensationalizing, following pseudo secularist ideas, and forgetting what people really need.
So by right selection, he is training to become a bridge between change seekers and change agents, and even start public broadcasting.
Dr. Chandra comes from the Vaishya community. Aggarwals are part of a larger Vaishya community. Argoha is where it is believed that the Goddess Laxmi gave Maharaj Agrarsain blessings. There are more than 300 sub communities in Vaishya. Dr. Chandra wants to work towards uniting all of them and help the needy in the community by mobilizing funds from the rich to help with employment, health, marriage, and education.
To illuminate the good and bad, Dr. Chandra is working on documenting India’s economic development pre and post independence as well as show a way to move forward.
Black economy, or corruption, illegal activity, and greedy businesses, are one of the worst things any country can face. So Dr. Chandra is working with a group of people to find solution to minimize these destructive occurrences He intends to become a powerful voice in the country’s economic development by getting involved with legislature, executive, judiciary, media & business groups, and commerce as well as creating an environment where entrepreneurialism is encouraged.
Dr. Subhash Chandra constantly devotes his time and energy on causes and initiatives he is passionate about ranging from rural education to promoting a healthy body, mind & spirit, to nurturing and developing young talent in India, and social justice and freedom for Indians.
Dr. Subhash has developed several businesses that have a positive influence on society, and through building a successful empire, he is skilled and ready for what’s needed next…
He is focusing on projects that are meaningful for society and bringing India into the top 10 brands from its current status at number 17. Work on improving India’s GDP will be at the core of his thinking.
No democratic country thrives without sound policy at its core. Dr. Subhash Chandra aims to influence the political landscape by steering it from a state of corruption and selfishness between the classes to again become a community that serves the people.
These 10 traits Dr. Subhash Chandra posesses make him a pretty unique individual. They will position him to represent India globally. He is an economically, socially and politically evolved leader for the young and old alike with the compassion, and desire to help his nation with the philosophy of “Vasudhiva Khtumbakam” which means, “The world is one family.”