Nayi Disha started out as a solo  project in Bangalore, where Kartik built and tested a proof of concept. A short video documents his initial efforts –
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nO_rW1KIMlM.
The project received several accolades from all the over world including being featured on the MSDN Channel9 Blog, and in the Times of India.
Since then Kushal and Kunal joined hands with Kartik to take the concept forward and Nayi Disha Studios was born.