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Mamaearth's Market Debut📈, PhonePe's Triumph🎊
Government Battles Deepfakes, Shein's Ambitious IPO, Embracing Mindfulness, Funding Deals and more.
Welcome to Rise & Shine, where we delve into the transformative power of mindfulness and the profound impact it can have on our daily lives.
"Mindfulness is a pause - the space between stimulus and response: that's where choice lies."
- Tara Brach
Tara Brach's wisdom illuminates a simple truth: within every pause, there exists an opportunity for conscious choice.
Picture a stressful encounter at work – by mindfully pausing, you can respond with composure and empathy instead of reacting impulsively. Through mindfulness, we navigate life's challenges with a sense of clarity and purpose, fostering healthier relationships, reducing stress, and cultivating a deeper sense of inner peace.
Join us on this journey of self-discovery, where the mindful pause becomes a gateway to a more fulfilling, balanced, and harmonious existence.
Mamaearth shares list at 2% premium🌿
Honasa Consumer, the visionary force behind Mamaearth, made a dynamic entry onto the bourses with a 2% premium. The stock opened at Rs 330 on NSE, a testament to investor confidence, surpassing its IPO price of Rs 324. On the BSE, it debuted at Rs 324, marking the beginning of a promising journey for investors. 📈✨
PhonePe Hits Monumental Milestone! 🎉
In a remarkable achievement, fintech giant PhonePe has surpassed 500 million lifetime registered users on its platform, making history as the first Indian Internet company to achieve this global scale. A testament to its widespread popularity and trust, PhonePe continues to redefine digital finance for millions!🌐
Government Takes Swift Action Against Deepfakes 🛡️
In response to a concerning incident involving a viral deepfake video of actress Rashmika Mandanna on social media platform X (formerly Twitter), the government has issued a stern advisory to social media and internet intermediaries. The directive urges immediate action against any deepfake content, underscoring the commitment to combat misinformation and uphold online integrity.👀🔒
Shein Aims for Dazzling $90 Billion Valuation in Upcoming US IPO 🚀
Fashion behemoth Shein is setting its sights on an extraordinary $90 billion valuation for its impending US initial public offering (IPO). This ambitious move significantly surpasses the brand's current private trade valuation. With this bold step, Shein is gearing up to make waves in the financial markets, underlining its confidence in its future prospects! 💫👗
E-commerce-focused logistics company Xpressbees has raised $80 million in its Series G round from Teachers’ Venture Growth (TVG).
Cybersecurity firm Sequretek has secured $8 million in a Series A round led by Omidyar Network India along with participation from Narottam Sekhsaria Family Office and Alteria Capital.
Vaaree, a home furnishings, decor, and accessories marketplace, has raised $4 million in seed funding led by Surge, Peak XV Partners’ rapid scale-up program. The round also saw participation from PeerCapital, All In Capital, and Better Capital.
LivSYT, a construction management software provider has raised $2.5 million in a seed round of funding from Silicon Valley Quad and Inventus Capital.
OnFinance.ai, a provider of generative AI SaaS solutions, has raised $1.05 million in a seed round led by Silverneedle Ventures and IAN.
SecurWeave, a cybersecurity startup, has secured Rs 2.8 crores in a seed funding round led by Indian Angel Network.
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As we conclude this edition, we invite you to carry the practice of mindful pauses into your daily life.
Imagine the difference it could make – in a moment of anger, a pause grants you the choice to respond with kindness; during a hectic day, it offers a chance to recenter and find calm amidst the chaos.
By embracing mindfulness, you equip yourself with the invaluable tool of intentional response, enhancing your relationships, well-being, and overall quality of life.
We are grateful for your presence in our mindful community, reminding us of the transformative potential within every pause.
Here's to cultivating mindfulness, making conscious choices, and enriching your journey one mindful moment at a time.🥂
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