Meet the Speaker - Utkarsh Patel
Utkarsh Patel helps leverage the power of myth in business, management, and life. A renowned author, mythologist, and Speakert, whose work focuses on deriving management insights from mythology.
Utkarsh is a corporate-professional-turned-mythologist and the author of mytho-fiction books, published by various publishers. Some of his books are, “Shakuntala – The Woman Wronged”, published by Rupa Publications, “Satyavati”, a mobile-book published by Hungry Ogre Publications and “Kannaki’s Anklet”, published by Indus Source.
He teaches Comparative Mythology at the Mumbai University and has qualifications in Mythology, both Indian and World from Mumbai University and is a founder member of ‘Talking Myths Project’ (www.talkingmyths.com), an online archive of traditional tales from the Indian Sub-continent.
Utkarsh is also a regular speaker and lecturer on varying subjects of mythology and other topics, at various forums, litfests, organisations and colleges.
Utkarsh Patel - Suggested Speaking Topics
Each of Utkarsh's presentation are customized to suit the unique needs of each organization, including all departments and team members from leadership to front-line. Utkarsh Speaks on relevance of mythology in modern times, especially in areas of management, governance and leadership.
- Cultural Understanding of India (adapted to audience need)
- Leadership Lessons from epics
- Issues of Ethics in Mahabharata
- Public Relations lessons from Mythology
- General topics on Mythology -
- Greek Mythology and Philosophy
- Tribal Mahabharata
- Versions of Ramayana and Mahabharata
- Women in Mythology
- How Alexander used mythology to further his cause