Our Chairperson Mrs. Indira Varma has completed 52 fruitful years in Delhi.
She has worked for 10 years with Citibank of New York, 10 years with Thomas Cook and a stint with Ministry of External Affairs as Honorary Director Travel for the Festivals of India ICCR.
Since 1987, Mrs. Varma is totally devoted in service to the Travel Industry through her various IVS and IVA travel related Companies.
IV Associated Pvt Ltd, International Visa Service, IVS Visa Application Center, IVS Global , Training Institute for Travel Trade and the IVA World Visa Guide @www.ivsource.com
Mrs Varma was selected as a Role Model amongst 2000 Travel Agents at The Mosaic Conference in Barcelona.
Her Companies have been awarded many times by TAAI.
Mrs. Varma was appointed Honorary Advisor to TAAI in the year 2006.
In the year 2014 on 9th February, the Honorable Prime Minister of India, Shri Manmohan Singh, released Mrs. Varma’s book of poetry ‘Romancing Tagore’. A transcreation of Tagore Poetry into Urdu Nazm.
The same year Mrs. Varma was decorated on behalf of the King of Spain by their Embassy in New Delhi with the The ISABEL LA CATOLICA CROSS .The highest Civilian Honor of Spain.
Mrs Varma is presently the Chairperson for Sarvodaya International Trust. Dedicated to promoting the Gandhian Ideals of Truth, Non Violence, Communal Humanitarian Service and Peace.
Mrs Varma has been running the most prestigious music platform “Shaam e Ghazal” for the last 52 years in collaboration with the India International Center.
She has many music albums to her credit and three poetry books published in Urdu, Hindi and English.
She has translated into English the complete Havan Mantras from Sanskrit in dedication to her granddaughters.
Her latest effort is A handy book of Music & the 31 Ragas with Shabads in the Guru Granth Sahab.
Mrs. Varma practices and lives by REIKI Principles.