Milind Soman Releases His Debut Novel 'Made In India'

Published by Penguin eBurry Press, Milind Soman's debut memoir 'Made In India' was released on January 23.

Milind Soman Releases His Debut Novel 'Made In India'

Milind Soman, popularly known for his work in fashion, modelling and films, has penned a memoir. Ttled 'Made In India' the memoir is co-authored by Roopa Pai and published by Penguin's eBurry Press. Milind has made the stunning-and apparently seamless- transition from champion swimmer to supermodel; from actor to extreme sportsperson to women's fitness activist, enabler and proselytiser, all in one lifetime.

How does he do it? What makes him tick? On the twenty-fifth anniversary of 'Made in India', the breakout pop music video of the 1990s, Milind talks about his fascinating life-controversies, relationships, the breaking of vicious habits like smoking, alcohol, rage in this memoir. 

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In his rather full life, supermodel Milind Soman has worn many seemingly disparate hats, but the one common thread through them all has been his commitment to physical fitness. In the last several years, he has become an avid advocate a more holistic kind of fitness, one that incorporates mind, body and spirit. Through personal achievements like completing the Ironman and Ultraman challenges after turning fifty, and as the force behind breakthrough ideas like the Pinkathon movement and the Barefoot Marathon, Milind encourages women and many others to take charge of their health, get back in touch with nature and believe in themselves.

The co-author of the book Roopa Pai has over twenty-five books under her belt, including the award-winning The Gita for Children. She is one of India's best-known writers for children. Many of her books, on a range of subjects, including sci-fi fantasy, popular science, math, history, economics, life skills, philosophy and, most recently, medicine, are bestsellers and are enjoyed just as much by adults.

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