Inspiring Ilango was born totally blind on 06/04/1972 at Andhra hospital, Adyar in Chennai, Tamilnadu,India. His blindness is due to the consanguineous marriage between his parents mother Mrs. N. Amsam and father Mr.K Natarajan, who was her maternal uncle. Primary schooling at Little Flower Convent for the Blind, Teynampet, Chennai. High school from standard 6 to standard 10 at St. Louis Institute for the Deaf and Blind, Adyar,Chennai. Higher Secondary at Sri Venkateswara Matriculation Higher Secondary school, Royappetta, Chennai.
Ilango has completed his Bachelor and Master degrees in English with distinction from Loyola College, Chennai and has also done M.Phil in English Language Teaching from the University of Madras. He started his career as a school teacher and teacher trainer with T.I Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai and A.M.M School, Chennai. Subsequently he taught English and Business Communication at Gurunanak College, Velachery, Chennai(1998-2000). He became an Assistant Professor of English with The University of Madras(2002-2006). His students are highly successful professionals today both in India and abroad. He moved on to becoming the most sought after public speaker, voice-over artiste and singer.
Inspiring Ilango was a very popular singer performing light music concerts. He is a self trained motivational public speaker and singer, who has been considered as a role model by thousands of students in particular and youth in general. He inspires millions of people in India and abroad per year through his motivational speeches, videos and songs. Especially he inspires more than 50000 youth & students per year. He is the founder and managing director of Ace Panacea Life Skills (P) Ltd in the year 2008, which has 300 trainers in its network. Inspiring Ilango has a single glory of being the Brand Ambassador of NTCLogistics Pvt.Ltd. since April 2014.
This inspiration of generations has the ability to sing over 3500 multilingual songs from memory. Srilatha Shanmugam became his spouse on 11/12/2013. This exemplary couple has a son, Aarvan Vetri Ilango, who was born on 25/12/2014. Inspiring Ilango fondly called as I I anchors shows on tv channels. I I is the author of a self development book in Tamil, which has been one of the best sellers since 2014, when it was published. Adventure Sports: On 21/12/2017 I I dived in to the Ocean at Pondicherry with the professional training of his Instructor, Aravind, Temple Adventures, Pondicherry. On 02/02/2018 I I flew as a Solo Pilot in Paragliding trained by his Instructor, Sanjay Pendurkar, Indus Paragliding School, Kamshet, Pune.
Inspiring Ilango is a dynamic and versatile professional, who believes that even sky is not the limit when it comes to exploring individual potentials. He has been excelling and making an indelible impression in seven careers as an inspiring public speaker, enterprising entrepreneur, a brand ambassador of Namakkal Transport Carriers (P) Ltd., professional singer, well known voice - over artiste, self-development author and unique tv anchor. He has a sole distinction of being the only visually challenged person, who has won accolades in the fields of public speaking, music, voice-over and business.
Scuba Diver, Inspiring Ilango!
Solo Pilot, Inspiring Ilango!
As an inspiring public speaker
He has been invited by corporate companies, educational institutions, NGOs, TV Channels and general public forums to share his life inspiring story and motivate people on specific topics like Entrepreneurship, English for Empowerment, Self empowerment for Excellence, Leadership qualities, Happy Living, Healthy Relationships, Social Awareness and Effective Communication skills for Business and personal Success.E.g., Standing Ovation by twenty five thousand people at the 13th& 35th Mega Tamil & English Convention’s of National Association of Malaysian Life Insurance Field Force and Advisor’s (NAMLIFA)-2011 & 2013 in Malaysia.
As a professional singer
He has been a professional singer on stage and in recordings since 1995.He possesses an astounding facet of being a passionate singer, who can sing over 3000 multilingual songs from memory. He has been performing in Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and Telugu for Various occasions and visited many countries such as Dubai, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand etc. Standing ovation by the audience is a certainty when the songs through his magical voice are blended and intertwined with his public address on sustained motivation.
Tv Host & Writer, Inspiring Ilango!
Brand Ambassador, Inspiring Ilango!
As a well-known voice-over Artist
He has been rendering his voice in both English and Tamil for ad commercials, Documentary / short films and multimedia Corporate Presentations. Signature Voice of Mega T.V, Captain T.V, and Chennai Live FM His is the voice behind several famous advertisements.