Proshanti makes a wellness lifestyle accessible and engaging – for both Bangla and English speakers – by providing tools, knowledge and a supportive community.


Proshanti aims to make regular wellness practices part of everyday life, and propel the self-development movement in Bangladesh.


Trade License Number: 151777

E-TIN: 660821960009

Rumana Habib

(Co-Founder & CEO)

Rumana has studied meditation and other wellness practices for over 15 years.

She was formerly lead program manager at Microsoft in New York, head of marketing at Dhaka Tribune, and editor of Weekend Tribune magazine. She has also worked in healthcare, education and the performing arts.

Rumana has a BA in psychology from Johns Hopkins University.

Ishtiaque Mahmud

(Content Manager)

Ishtiaque is a certified instructor of martial arts and yoga, and a teacher of meditation.

He was formerly editor of the lifestyle magazine Ave T, head of sponsored content at Dhaka Tribune, and head of customer care at the technology startup Backpack.

Ishtiaque has a BBA from North South University.