Celebrate by being mindful and reining in indulgences
For the last decade, Jaypore CEO Shilpa Sharma has been observing a quiet Diwali. She says her austere approach to the festival is a 'very stage of life thing'
NEW DELHI :
For the last decade, Delhi-based Shilpa Sharma has been observing a quiet Diwali. It’s a conscious choice on Sharma’s part and quite contradictory considering the affinity the capital seems to have towards firecrackers during the festive season. The co-founder, head of curation and retail at Jaypore, an e-commerce platform that offers apparel, jewellery, home decor and handicraft, admits that her austere approach to the festival is a “very stage of life thing".