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Image Courtesy: India Times/Virali Modi

Virali Modi was paralyzed neck down when she was just 14. Today, she is a Top Quora Writer (68.5K followers), a published writer across many esteemed publications including Slate, Buzzfeed, etc., and Miss Wheelchair India 2014 Runner Up.

In this episode, Virali shares her story, how she was paralyzed - a harrowing 23 day period during which she had near death experiences, thrice.

While suffering from depression for a long time and coming close to attempting suicide, today Virali is a positive and ambitious person, with a very hopeful attitude towards life.

Virali's motto in life is "Just keep swimming, just keep swimming" from the movie Finding Nemo. In this episode, she shares her story and message with LED listeners.

Check out the podcast below to listen to the complete discussion! :)


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