She is the Goddess of Small things in a big way. Arundhati Roy has been the pulse of the nation when it comes to social causes and a celebrated writer. This Booker Prize winner is among the choicest few who have succeeded in putting Indian Literature on the Global Forum.
Do what you Love :
Arundhati Roy refused to continue in a career she derived no pleasure from, despite being an Architecture Student, Arundhati Roy decided to switch careers finding the profession she loves.
Find your true calling :
Arundhati Roy has explored many interesting professions, doing odd jobs to survive while she awaited destiny. It just goes to show not everyone finds their Ideal Profession immediately. Some have to find their true calling. In her case Arundhati Roy’s True calling came after the controversy of Bandit Queen when she retired and wrote the masterpiece that is “God of Small Things”. Lesson: Be patient and don’t settle, find your true calling.
Be a Voice for those who are unheard :
Arundhati Roy’s greatest achievement is not her book or the Booker Prize but the fact that through her works she brought to light pressing issues faced by the tribal people of the country, who are often if not always neglected. Just like several of Career Guide‘s Idols, she found a Cause to support and became a voice for people who are otherwise ignored.