Vinita Shaw was born in New Delhi, India. A journalist, she has many published articles to her credit, including a book written in English called, “I Heard a Voice,” which has been translated into Finnish language and some portions into Dutch language. A collection of short stories, the book is a testimony to the power of radio in India.
The first woman CEO of Trans World Radio-India, Vinita has 20 years of experience in radio and print journalism. More than that, she has faced rejection and can empathize with the pain. “Only because of Jesus, I could come out sane and victorious,” she testifies.
Having travelled to many countries around the world, Vinita is acutely conscious of the condition of girls and women in her country. She is a firm believer that it is only through Christ that the Indian women can find comfort in her suffering and the courage to rise above her circumstances.
Vinita is the Founder/CEO of Disha Foundation (Disha is a Hindi word for direction), a non-profit organization in India. Vinita is a strong advocate of women and children and speaks to the Indian masses on All India Radio (AIR) national FM channel through her weekly broadcasts asking them to come out of their centuries old mindset and walk in the light.
Married to Pastor Timothy Shaw of the Diocese of Delhi, Church of North India, for 22 years, they have two children and live in New Delhi, India.
Books By Vinita Shaw