Jul 15, 2020
A Journey of Transformation, Chaos, and
Has life ever given you a chance
to pack everything known to you in a red American Tourister bag to
move across nations for marriage or love? Molika Gupta did, 6 years
ago, and millions of women experience this every year. It is a
journey of transformation, chaos, uncertainty and
Molika helps immigrant spouses
live out of their passion amidst chaos and uncertainty. In other
words, she helps them transition in career and life. Also, Molika
started a Facebook group with the intention to connect with other
immigrant spouses. Subsequently, her community grew to over 2,000
women from around the world. Finally, listen and learn to never
allow external situations define you.
- First, Molika shares how she packed all her
belongings in a red American
Tourister bag to move across
the world for love.
she learned that because she was an accompanying spouse with a
spousal dependent visa, she wasn’t allowed to work in the
experienced feelings of newness and loneliness as well as
discusses her support group and the support she offers immigrant
shares the trials and tribulations, the ups and downs of her life
as an immigrant spouse.
kept Molika going was her undying desire to make things happen,
even through years of depression.
it took Molika over 2 years to learn that life wasn’t happening to
her, but for her.
spent lots of time soul searching.
addition, Molika kept meeting other immigrant spouses wherever she
Universe was giving her a nudge, telling her, these are the people
you’re meant to serve.
Molika talks bout how she helps immigrant spouses re-write their
by helping others, she’s helping herself.
- Molika wants to do bigger things and become a
newer version of herself.
advises us to allow life to speak to us. It’s good to have a plan
but she Molika says she was missing the bigger picture.
she says, allow life to happen and things that might be better for
that, Molika talks about clients she’s helped go from identity in
crisis to embrace identity in transition owning their
- Molika shares stories of what it’s like to live
in a foreign country.
- Finally, Molika is a published author. She
authored a chapter in the book "Redesign Your 9-5" which goes live
on Amazon on July 15th, 2020.
Molika launched a podcast in April this year "The C Factor" where
she interviews Expat women from 13 countries in