Shri CHEWANG NORPHEL
Shri Chewang Norphel, fondly known as the Ice-man of India is an Indian civil engineer from Ladakh, who has built 15 artificial glaciers. He is the recipient of Jamnalal Bajaj Award in 2010 and Padma Shri, the 4th highest civilian honour of India in 2015!
Shri VALLABH BHANSALI
Mr. Vallabh Bhanshali is a well known thought leader and a businessman. He has served the economy and capital markets of India with great distinction as the Co-founder of ENAM Securities, a reputed investment banking and Investment group.
Prof. SUBHASH KAK
REV. ELIJAH GERGAN
VEN KHANPO KONCHOK RIGZEN
DR . KHANPO Konchok Rigzen is a Buddhist Scholar, author of many rare books, Member of DDR Leh and other organisations in Leh.
Presently he is working as Assistant Professor in CIBS Leh. Participated in many National and International conferences. Hundreds of articles published on various topic and languages.
Shri MURUP NAMGYAL
Shri MIPHAM OTSAL
Mipham Otsal, President, Ladakh Theatre Organisation is an actor and director. He is a known name in the field of theatre in Ladakh. In 2011, he received Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for traditional theatre (Jammu and Kashmir). In 1995, he founded Ladakh Theatre Organization (LTO), which is inspiring the youth towards theater and performing arts. Mr. Mipham obtained his Diploma in theatre from the National School of Drama, Delhi, in 1982, becoming NSD’s first graduate from Ladakh. He has represented India in Thailand, North Korea, Mongolia, China, Hong Kong, Sweden, Denmark, and Switzerland on cultural exchange programs.
DR. MOHAMMED DEEN
DR. MOHAMAD ABASS
Dr Abbas retired as the Divisional Forest Officer, Forest Department, Leh, Ladakh. Apart from being a passionate forrester, he is also an avid birder.