Internationally acclaimed actress, fashion and youth icon, and mental health advocate from India, Deepika Padukone took to her social media to launch 'Care Package'.
This first-of-its-kind festival will take place today, 20th of July, 2021 from 7 PM to 8:30 PM IST on the popular social networking app, Clubhouse.
'Care Package' carefully curated by Deepika Padukone is a box full of conversations and performances from thought leaders around the world that prioritize 'Care'.
With meaningful conversations to look forward to, 'Care Package' boasts of a line up that includes Jay Shetty, Radhi Devlukia, Jovanny Varelan (Founder, The Artidote), Aarthi Ramamurthy (Head of International, Clubhouse), Sriram Krishnan, Paul Davison, Raghava KK, along with a heartwarming performance by Prateek Kuhad.
The festival will revolve around 3 themes, namely - 'My Relationship with Self-care', with Deepika Padukone, Aarthi Ramamurthy, Raghava KK and Sriram Krishnan, "Breathe, By The Artidote", by Jovanny Varela, and finally, "Love and Care - How is it different?" by Deepika Padukone, Jay Shetty, Radhi Devlukia, Aarthi Ramamurthy and Sriram Krishnan.
Taking to her social media, Padukone shared, "I'm super excited to launch 'Care Package' - An Audio-First Festival that Cares! This package, curated by me, is a box full of conversations and performances from thought leaders around the world that prioritise 'Care'. Join me Today, 20th July, from 7PM-8.30PM IST on Clubhouse! Link in Bio!"
Over the years, Padukone has spearheaded conversations around the importance of mental health, self-care and overall wellbeing, has been able to successfully connect with the audience on topics less spoken about and has helped steer India towards breaking the stigma around mental illness.
With respect to films, Deepika has some interesting films in the pipeline which include Fighter, '83, The Intern remake, Pathan, Nag Ashwin's yet-to-be-titled film alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Prabhas and Madhu Mantena's Mahabharata.