What if you could have an entire university in one book? This is now a reality with the author- Swati Sharma’spowerful motivational book. – “The Secret Sauce Is YOU! – Being Your Ownmate”. As Swati Sharma says, “Adversity is the best university, and this book is that university. The degree you will “earn” from this university aka book is wisdom for rock-bottom is the breeding ground for wisdom.”
Swati Sharma’s book was launched on 21st January’2021 on the Crossword platform by none other than Ashish Vidyarthi– National Award Winning Actor, Co-founder of Avid Miner, Life Ignitor, Motivational interventionist &a powerful motivational speaker whose baritone and words straight touch the soul.
As Ashish Vidyarthi launched Swati Sharma’s inaugural book, he said, “I am truly happy and honored to be celebrating this victory today- A celebration of so many things that have happened in our life, some of them we liked and some of them we didn’t, but we realize that how will it be if we can actually embrace and include each one of those moments and ’emotionally channelize’ them into something so powerful and precious as this- Author Swati Sharma’s “The Secret Sauce Is YOU!: Being Your Ownmate.”
Through her book& subtitle- “Being Your Ownmate”, Swati Sharma has coined the term- “Ownmate”. She says,” I’m not averse to the idea of a soulmate. In fact, love flows in the very veins of my book, but all I’m saying is that before you “recognize not find” your soulmate, there is a step before that. That, you’ve got to go inwards, be present, be aware, accept yourself just the way you are, date your demons, make a difference in your life and other’s through your strengths, work on your flaws, become your best version in a world of constant App updates & versions, “rise not to fall” in love with yourself and become your own mate. This will make you a gift to the world, for you will become this walking-talking fountain of love creating this ripple effect of the contagious effervescence of light, hope & happiness.”
Swati Sharma has also devised a theory called the “Opposites theory” and concepts like “Emotionally challenged to Emotionally Channeled” and Wisdom Quotient (WQ) with her book. “The book’s genre is magical realism and visionary & metaphysical. The book has also been touted and reviewed as the Modern-Day Bhagwad Gita.
The book has been published by one of the leading publishing houses in India- “Invincible Publishers”. The publishing house is excited to have unveiled this uniquely motivating & insightful book for readers to help them find themselves and become their “Owmate” for life.
Swati Sharma was born & brought up in New Delhi, INDIA. She lives in Gurugram- Haryana, INDIA. Her parents named her ‘Abhilasha’ (A Wish!) as she was born. However, Swati got her first name changed when she was barely three years old since she didn’t like it! Swati carries her steel-willed (not iron-willed for iron rusts!) mother’s maiden surname. Simply because she much evolved father (A Great Man ahead of time itself!) didn’t believe that both- Legacy & lineage should be in the father’s surname only! After all, both a sperm and an egg make a life! Her father is perhaps the only man in the world who didn’t have any qualms about letting his daughters carry his wife’s surname and not his.
Swati studied Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasive Writing and Public Speaking from Harvard University. She is also an advanced Landmark graduate and Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD) postgraduate. Swati won the National Award & Scholarship from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of INDIA for academic excellence in her Bachelor of Science in Hospitality & Hotel Administration, PAN INDIA. She is staunch learning & development professional who believes that training should be democratized in organizations just like her home country. She specializes in soft skills, life skills, and coaching.
Swati loves her runs, yoga, and music. She greatly respects and lives in the power of silence, solitude, peace and believes in leading a reflective life. She is a voracious reader and an ornate orator. Swati carries it in her genes from her father to sing and adores to absorb some Vitamin-Sea!