Gipsy Ghosh , Entrepreneur , Director of World Multicultural Festival 1, Director ,Mr & Ms Multicultural Canada Pageant ,Educationist 2 was born in a modest family in Kolkata . Her father was a police officer who had to continue his family business too with her mother and its this background where she learnt to love hard work and perseverance.
Kolkata, the City of Joy is itself a multi dimensional multi lingual, multicultural city and her schooling from Carmel Convent gave her the required impetus to set the paradigms of her thoughts close to the horizon.
As a student of Carmel High School she along with her class mates often visited Mother Teresa’s Children Homes to volunteer for the sick and the needy .In the school she was an active girl guide .
Academically being a a B. Sc Honours Graduate , a qualified Homeopathic doctor , a law graduate(LLB) and finally a MBA in marketing with distinction., she preferred to develop an innovative educational Institution in India for proliferation of meaningful & quality education . Subsequently , her brainchild was St Peter's College , Kolkata- a premier educational institution ; which catered the needs of thousands of students from all caste creed and religion.3
Mrs Ghosh is a qualified creator in the truest sense of the term and she is the impetus behind various publications of international stature 4
Mrs Ghosh migrated to Canada in 2012 , and her multidimensional thoughts made her start a business, of importing various Asian clothes, Jewellries , wedding collections and famous Bollywood fashion dresses and so forth and sell them at marginal profit or no profit with a view to help the different communities get their choicest items at fair price , but as big minds never stick to one thing , she while interacting with the cross section of the people across Canada , felt the need for uplifting the Multicultural ethos of different communities the requirement for building bridges to promote intercultural understanding; promoting equal opportunity for individuals of all origins; and promoting civic engagement and a healthy democracy.5
It is this thought, which made Mrs Ghosh to go for the now famous World Multicultural Festival 6 , which has put her in the heart of many and integrated thousands of hearts 7