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Barkha Madan

Barkha Madan

17 Aug 1974

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Barkha Madan Biography

Barkha Madan (born 1974) is a former Indian model, film actress and film producer who has also appeared in television serials and hosted some TV shows. Impressed by Buddhist ideologies, in November 2012 she had her ordination to become a Buddhist nun and changed her name to Ven. Gyalten Samten. Born on 1974 in an army family from Punjab, Barkha Madan holds an honors in English Literature. She became a finalist in Miss India contest 1994 with Aishwarya Rai, Sushmita Sen and Swetha Menon, and was a runner-up at the Miss Tourism International at Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, 1994. Becoming a successful model, and made her debut on the big screen with the 1996 Bollywood movie Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi with Akshay Kumar and Rekha


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