An accidental journalist with wide range of interests, Rajeshwari Kalyanam specialises in art, literature, food, travel and dabbles in writing on performing arts. A staunch flag bearer of women's rights, she is instrumental in running a special women's page as a daily feature in her news paper - The Hans India - the only English daily to have such a page. One of her interviews; of Jyothi Reddy – a farm hand turned successful consultant in the US has won the Laadli Media Award for Best Feature in English (South India) in 2012. She is the Senior Features Editor for The Hans India news paper and website. She writes extensively on books, and has interviewed several authors from a variety of genres. She is also a blogger and an amateur Podcaster.