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Why an entrepreneur from Patna, an ex-monk from New York, and A.R. Rahman want you to take a deep breath

Breathe in. Hold. Breathe out. Struggling? There’s an app for that. A billion-dollar business in the West dominated by Silicon Valley hit Headspace, meditation apps are coming to India. Local startup Aware wants to lead the way.
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In 2015, things got a bit rough for Avinash Saurabh. They weren’t supposed to. He had just raised a bunch of money for his startup. There should’ve been champagne and confetti. “I come from a middle-class family in Patna,” the 33-year-old says. “I had never seen so much money in my bank account. It made me a little
be worldly and meditate at the same time. “Now what is happening is, [with businesses around it], that [thinking] is going away, and suddenly common people are able to see they can do both at the same time.” In other words, you may not be able to moonwalk, but there's always meditation. ( Graphics by Sadhna Saxena)
In 2015, things got a bit rough for Avinash Saurabh. They weren’t supposed to. He had just raised a bunch of money for his startup. There should’ve been champagne and confetti. “I come from a middle-class family in Patna,” the 33-year-old says. “I had never seen so much money in my bank account. It made me a little be worldly and meditate at the same time. “Now what is happening is, [with businesses around it], that [thinking] is going away, and suddenly common people are able to see they can do both at the same time.” In other words, you may not be able to moonwalk, but there's always meditation. ( Graphics by Sadhna Saxena)

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