About me

Welcome to The Shooting Star! Hello. My name is Shivya Nath. I’ve been called a storyteller, writer, photographer, digital nomad, instagrammer, social entrepreneur, solo traveller, vegan and environmentalist. But in my heart, I’m just a girl who travels. In 2011, at age 23, I quit my 9-to-5 corporate job with a dream of travelling the world. In 2013, I gave up my home, sold most of my belongings and began living nomadically. In 2015, I turned vegan and decided to cut out all animal products from my diet and lifestyle, realizing that it’s better for the animals, the planet and my own body. In 2018, I published a book – called The Shooting Star – about my personal journey and how my travels have shaped my life choices. I was overwhelmed when it became a national bestseller in just over a month of release! It’s currently in its fourth reprint. In 2019, I launched The Shooting Star Collection – sustainable travel-inspired clothing that raises funds to grow forests in Uttarakhand. I believe in slow and sustainable travel, embracing local ways of life, spending time with … Continue reading About me