Monthly Archives: February 2012
Miss India 2007 Puja Gupta
Puja Gupta is an Indian Model and actress. She was the winner of Miss India Universe in 2007 and later went to Mexico to participate in Miss Universe 2007, finishing in 9th place.
Born in New Delhi, Puja came to the spotlight after winning the Pantaloons Femina Miss India Universe in 2007 organized by Pantaloons, a clothing line and Femina, a women’s magazine in India. She encouraged tourism in Germany as an Indian ambassador. She represented India in Donald Trump’s Miss Universe Organisation and made it to top ten in Mexico out of 86 countries and also worked on spreading awareness for Aids with names like Ashley Judd and Bono. She is trained in Martial Arts. Her interests include drawing, traveling, writing, yoga and horse riding.
Padma Lakhsmi Indian Model
Padma Parvati Lakshmi is born September 1, 1970) is an Indian American cookbook author,actress, model and television host. Her debut cookbook Easy Exotic won her the “Best First Book” award at the 1999 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. She has been the host of the US reality television program Top Chef since season two in 2006, for which she received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. In 2010, Top Chef won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program.
Padma Lakshmi was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India in an Iyengar Brahmin family. Her father was a Pfizer executive and her mother Vijaya, the first wife of her father, was a nurse who specialized in suicide prevention.Her mother tongue is Tamil. She grew up shuttling between her grandparents in Chennai and her mother in New York.She is her parents’ only child from this marriage. Her parents separated when she was one and divorced a year later. Both parents later remarried, and Lakshmi has a younger paternal half-brother and half-sister. The latter formerly worked as an actress and classical dancer but is now pursuing a career with children with special needs. In an interview in The Guardian, Lakshmi said, “My father had quit his job as an executive at Pfizer to manage her career. That was kind of like rubbing salt in the wound. I didn’t understand why he wanted that relationship with her, and not with me.
Sizzling Nisha Back To Priyanka !!!
Priyanka Kothari (Bengali : প্রিয়াংকা কোঠারী, born 30 November 1983), often credited as Nisha Kothari (Bengali : নিশা কোঠারী) or Amoga, is an Indianactress who has appeared in Bollywood, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films.
Kothari was born in Kolkata to a Marwari Jain family and grew up speaking Bengali, Gujarati, English and Hindi. She moved to New Delhi while in grade 10 and got her degree in Chemistry from Delhi University at Dayal Singh College. Her father is a chemical businessman, her mother a home-maker, and her elder sister is married.