Padma Shri Hema Malini's Inspirational Journey

Padma Shri Hema Malini shares her inspirational story with Failing It Up, an initiative by Sweet Magnoliaa. 


Hema Malini graces the Failing It Up digital cover as she supports the initiative started by Sweet Magnoliaa. Hema Malini Malini made her acting debut as a lead actress in the 1968 Hindi film Sapno Ka Saudagar. She is honored with the Padma Shri, the fourth-highest civilian honor awarded by the Government of India. With glorious 54 years in Bollywood, Hema Ji has given many blockbuster films and has won many awards. She is also a member of Parliament. 

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Through this 75th Independence issue, we also take the opportunity to celebrate the 47 years of Sholay & Basanti! The blockbuster film Sholay was released on 15th August 1975. Hema ji's played the role of Basanti, which was loved and admired by people worldwide. 

Hema Malini graces Failing It Up digital cover and supports the initiative by sharing her inspirational journey



Photo Credits: Photographer: Vickky Idnaani Makeup: Narendra Jadhav Hair: Jaya Surve Outfit: Reza Shariffi Styling: Avinash Bamania Jewellery: Tulip Collection from Popley Eternal 


In this exclusive video interview for Failing It Up, she shares her inspirational journey of joining Bollywood and becoming a member of Parliament. 

 Hema Malini with her mother

Hema Malini with her mother


Hema Ji shares how her mother had a dream for her. Her mother shaped her life by encouraging and supporting her to join films.


Hema Malini with Esha

Hema Malini with her mother and daughter


Hema Ji also talks about the initial rejection that encouraged her to follow her heart fearlessly. She also gives some great tips for people aspiring to join Bollywood.

 Hema Malini with her father

Hema Malini with her father


An actor faces a crew of more than 100 people and has to always look perfect on sets. Hema Ji shares the growth rituals that help us immensely in her professional & personal life. Yoga, meditation & reiki are the things that she practices every day.

 Hema Malini with her mother and two daughters

Hema Malini with her mother and two daughters


Failing It Up, an initiative by Sweet Magnoliaa strives to bring you the most inspirational stories of leaders from every field.

Hema Malini with her two daughters


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