Seeking the Soul : Punam Chadha-Joseph Launches the Soulfull Seeker : Her First Ever Book of Peoms in New Delhi


(Agencies) Anil Kapoor, brilliantly recite poems from Punam Chadha Joseph’s maiden book of poems titled ‘The Soulful Seeker’New Delhi, 28th April, 2016: Debut author Punam Chadha-Joseph launched her maiden book of poems titled ‘The Soulful Seeker’ published by Om Books International. The book was unveiled in the presence of celebrated personalities from various walks of life- Anil Kapoor, Kabir Bedi, Sabbas Joseph and among others.
Adding soul to the launch event, beautifully orchestrated acts and recitals by renowned personalities and friends of the author, Anil Kapoor, Kabir Bedi, Yuri Suri, Maya Sami, Vivienne Pocha accompanied by the brilliant pianist composer Merlyn D’Souza brought alive the experience that Punam Chadha-Joseph’s soulful book of poems has to offer. Bollywood superstar Anil Kapoor recited the excerpts of ‘Ageing’ from the book, showing us a side we don’t often get a glimpse of among the glamour and glitz he embodies. Commenting on her book, Author Punam Chadha Joseph said, “I always had a flair for writing, especially poems, but I just needed time to pen down my thoughts based on all that life has to offer. My book of poems is inspired by real life experiences, so every person will surely relate to it as it holds up a mirror to everyday life and human emotions. I hope my poems strike a personal chord with everyone who reads it.” Lending her own personal touch, Punam has incorporated many of her sketches in The Soulful Seeker, including the very striking visual on the cover. And the graphic sketches that set the mood for each section of poems, titles of which are: Soul & Self, Love & Longing, Family & Friends, Fears & Frustrations, Happiness & Hope, Despondency & Despair, Ache & Acceptance, Questions & Queries, Benevolence & Belief, Dreams & Desires and Frivolous & Fun.