Janaki Sabesh
Author, Storyteller

Stories are Janaki Sabesh’s passion- writing , performing and living them. Janaki’s engagement with children began with “The Learning Train” (1995), an album that simplified math through stories and songs. The engagement evolved over the years into ‘Golpo – Tales Unlimited’, that she founded in 2014, dedicated to sharing the magic of stories with children and adults. Janaki also conducts in workshops for parents, teachers and corporates. Her distinctive storytelling style is a mix of narration, music and movement, aided by her training in classical music and theatre, and her experiences as a professional actor. Janaki has authored ‘The Jungle Storytelling Festival’ (2018), a picture book for children, published by Tulika Books. She has over 18 years of corporate experience as a marketer and relationship management expert. An accomplished actor across South Indian films, she has worked with the likes of Aishwarya Rai, Kamal Hassan, Mani Ratnam, among others.