Creating positive life transformations

Creating positive life transformations
Creating positive life transformations

Uma Panchapakesan is arguably one of the most talented women in her cohort who has positively disrupted the status quo. She is an amulti-award winner for her distinguished achievements and remarkable growth in all her endeavours. She is a visionary and change maker driven by epic ideas to positively impact the world.

In addition to her professional roles a Life coach, Lecturer, Meditation & YogaInstructor, Events & Conference professional, and Cosmetologist, she is also a trained Kuchupudi dancer. Uma’s interests include philosophy, psychology, spirituality, music, books, and travel. She is a successful entrepreneur and a proud mother of two wonderful boysAdithya & Siddarth who are equally competent and ambitious liketheir mother.

Jack of all trades and master of all

Uma opines that the world needs more of jacks of all trades and anupdated version of the phrase is much needed.

Uma is a polymath, a renaissance person, a multipotentiality and her energy is positively contagious. Uma considers herself largerthan life. She is a resilient spirit, someone always in motion, propelling herself to strive for excellence and gaining mastery in varied fields.

Holistic Wellness Counsellor & Transformation Life Coach

Uma Panchapakesan is the founder and wellness coach at  i.BeyondBlissPersonal & Corporate Wellness. She is a Professional Holistic Wellness Counsellor and Life and Business Coach. She is deeplypassionate about the possibility of executing the power of the mindover matter to achieve powerful transformation. She applies thedynamics of human behaviour and research-based in-demand tools,techniques, and frameworks coupled with her quintessential coachingskills. She has worked relentlessly to accumulate the knowledge,experience, and training needed to help her clients achieve theirobjectives. She has helped many of her clients with critical lifetransitions, behavioural change, breaking limiting beliefs andanxiety, anger and stress management. She ha­s an internationalclientele and coaches Business owners, Entrepreneurs, CEO’s, CompanyDir­ectors, Leaders, Executives and anyone wanting to achieve aquantum leap in the personal and professional spectrum of theirlives.

i.BeyondBlisswas born out of her self-need for a personalised and accessiblenatural way to reduce stress, boost happiness and increase peak performance. Uma recognised the dramatically growing stresslevels and unhappiness in the community and the need for a uniquemental & emotional wellness program for the busy urbanprofessionals which is easy and accessible. What inspires andmotivates Uma is the opportunity to be a part of her client’spositive transformations. She savours and truly cherishes everymoment of supporting, coaching and mentoring her clients and helpthem through their Oh No! moments and celebrate their Aa Ha! moments.

Meditation & Yoga Instructor

Umais a Registered Practitioner of the International Meditation Teacher Trainers Association, with an IMTTA Certificate in HolisticCounselling and Meditation Therapy. She is an expert in Mindful-BasedStress Reduction (MBSR) is a methodology used to incorporate mindfulness into your everyday life to help break cycles of anxiety, unhappiness, stress, fatigue, chronic pain, and insomnia. She conducts MBSR programs and helps her clients to build their mental, to education emotional, physical and psychological resilience and well-being.

University Lecturer

Uma is a passionate and enthusiastic lecturer committed to creating ameaningful and creative study experience for her students. Herobjective is to encourage students to thrive in a stimulatinglearning environment and to contribute outstanding value toeducation. Prior to embarking on academia journey, she has served invarious multinational companies and industries including IT,International Trade, Hospitality and Tourism within the roles ofBusiness Management, Operations Management, Events & ConferenceManagement, Research Analyst, Entrepreneurshipand Leadership for over two decades. Her resourcefulindustry experiences have been instrumental in her present career asan academic, as she can integrate her real-world business knowledgein the classroom environment to inspire her students. 

Uma’s Awards & Achievements

  • Umais the proud recipient of the:
  • “HighestAcademic Achievement Award” from The Hotel School, Sydney.
  • “EntrepreneurAward” from Southern Cross University.
  • “BerryPoole Memorial Prize” from School of Business and Tourism.
  • “DUX” Course Academic Award” for 6.9/7 GPA from The Hotel School, Sydney.

“There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is nogreater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greatersatisfaction than to have done it well”– Walter Reuther

Uma’s Passion & Purpose

Uma’s passion is to empower and Inspire mankind and the purpose of her lifeis to create positive life transformations.

Uma’s Mission & Vision

Uma’s vision is to make a difference in the world. Her mission is to recalibrate peoples internal compass and help them reengineer their lives to see the infinite possibilities.

Uma then…

Uma’s mum has been very enterprising and encouraged Uma to participate in various cultural and sports activities. Right from her childhood, Umahas shown talent in multiple disciplines with a keen interest in finearts and sports. She is a trained Kuchupudi dancer and during herschool and college days, she has won over 50 prizes and awards forher classical and semi-classical performances. She was equallyinterested in sport and won every competition from athletics to teamsports. She has held various positions such as the College Fine ArtsSecretary at SDNB Vaishnav College in Chennai, India and sports teamleader in Sri Shankara Vidalaya, Chennai, India. She was the proud winner of the all-around championships in both dance and sports. She has always been a high achiever in all her endeavors and she has never looked back since then. She owes her talents to her mum andsmartness to her dad.

Uma now….

Even at the peak of her Career and Life Uma had the relentless feeling that there was more to her. Her quest for exploring the greater and grander version of herself led her to persue her Master’s Degree and She pushed herself from her comfort zone to unravel her greater potentials.

Uma Later….

Uma’s dream is to establish a Holistic Retreat Centre and introduce peopleto a holistic lifestyle and enable them to start living a life ofabundance and prosperity.

When asked how she manages to handle multiple high profiles professional roles and live a happy and stress-free life she explained herstrategy as:

My breath my anchor

Uma religiously practices meditation and yoga every day and follows a mindfulness lifestyle. She says that she always finds happiness no matter what her circumstances are and the key ingredients to her happiness are Gratitude, Compassion, Acceptance, Forgiveness and a Non-judgmental attitude.

Neverquit it is worth all the struggle

Uma has always had the attitude to find opportunity in every challenge. In conclusion, Uma says it is never too late to rediscover yourself, our minds are fascinating and can create our desired reality.

Becoming an achiever

Uma reiterates that we are more than what we are and can achieve more than we think. We just need to get over our mental barriers to see what you can really achieve.

On a sustainable lifestyle

Wheneveryou find yourself on the side of the majority, it’s time to pause andreflect – MarkTwain

Uma has become a vegan after she watched a documentary on the forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to voiceless animals. She has embraced avegan lifestyle in including food, clothing, cosmetic and everythingin-between. She follows a vegan lifestyle for ethical reasons and forthe sustainability of the planet and the environment.

A note from Uma:

Having navigated through several life transformations myself, I know that true change takes time, commitment, persistence backed by strong coaching and mentoring. Today I know the strategy to create my own reality and destiny. I am the architect of my abundant and prosperous life and I want to help others achieve the same.

 Sheconcludes by says she feels blessed and grateful about living herlife of Passion ~ Purpose ~ Progress ~ Prosperity.

Uma’ smentors

Uma draws inspirations and wisdom from legendary mentors including Dalai Lama, John Kabat Zin, Deepak Chopra, Eckhart Tolle, Tony Robbins,Iyanla Vanzant, Opera Winfrey and Sharon Pearson who have inspired, influenced and empowered her with their knowledge and teachings.

Uma’s favourite Book: Purpose by Lisa Messenger

Uma’s favourite film: The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

Thewill to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your fullpotential… these are the keys that will unlock the door topersonal excellence”- Confucius.