The author was born in a Punjabi family at a place called MHOW (Military Headquarters of War) in India. His father, Mr. Sardari Lal Kundal, was a dynamic personality and a nature-loving man. During the course of his career in the Indian Army, he was awarded with seven bravery medals by the president of India for his valor. His mother, Mrs. Sheela Kundal, a homemaker, assisted his father in all the ups and downs of life. The author has a younger brother, Mr. Sunil; and a sister, Ms. Seema. His father brought another member by train, carrying her in a small bag and feeding her with a milk bottle during the journey. The family was highly excited to welcome this new member – a cute little dog – and named her NOORI.
His father being a defense personnel, the author had a brilliant opportunity to live at several places in India in an army culture. He pursued his education in Bangalore Military School (formerly known as King George School). Here, he had access to varied sports and extracurricular activities, boxing being his favorite. Henceforth, he completed his post-graduation in Geography from HNB Garhwal University. While working for a company in Mumbai, he pursued his Business Management degree from NMIMS.
The author founded his export/import company in 2006 and began travelling to Hong Kong, China, West Africa, Europe, Russia, etc., and gradually expanded his business. Since his childhood, the author was a nature lover, with an artistic bent of mind. Although he used to sketch, paint, and write during school/college days, it was in 2018 that he discovered his hidden talent when one of his manuscripts, Dara, was accepted by world’s leading publishers, Austin Macauley, and they gave him an opportunity as a professional author.
He lives in Mumbai with his beloved mother; a beautiful wife, Purnima; and his two pretty daughters, Ginni and Nikki.
Dara is a story of a legendary boy, which dates back to early 1940s. He is born in a poor family, in a remote village of Vaidan Di Kotli, situated at Indo-Pak border. His life is full of struggle and adventures. He is a fortunate child born in an unf [...]
Rahul Education, Mumbai invited Suresh Kundal as a special guest in their 71st Republic Day of India Celebration – Thank you Mr Mukesh Sharma, The Principal @Rahul International School, Nallasopara West, Mumbai. [...]
King George Royal Indian Military Schools were established in India in the year 1946 by King George the IV. During an annual get-together of its alumni, the Book DARA was showcased by the Principal. Copies of the book were gifted to veteran faculty a [...]
The author was interviewed by the leading newspaper ‘The New Indian Express’. An interesting article about the book DARA BY SURESH KUNDAL appeared in its centre page headlines of ‘Explora’ on 20th July, 2019. The Press Man Mr [...]
Parinee Juhu Half Marathon is an initiative of GetFit Thru Sports Foundation jointly organized with Rotary Club of Bombay Airport Suresh Kundal, the author of DARA participated in the Parinee Juhu Half Marathon held in Juhu, Mumbai on 23rd Fe [...]
ok DARA was showcased at Hotel Eros, New Delhi. The book found the divine hands of Bravehearts of India. [...]
Suresh Kundal, the author of DARA participated in the Tata Mumbai Marathon held in Azad Maidan, Mumbai on 19th Jan, 2020 to promote theme #BeBetter. Over 60,000 runners participated in this event. [...]
Suresh Kundal, the author of DARA participated in the 9th Indiabulls Vasai Virar Mayor's Marathon 2019 held in Mumbai on 8th Dec, 2019 to spread the message – “A HEALTHY FAMILY IS A HAPPIER FAMILY”. [...]
DARA is captivating and enthralling. A fantastic account of a selfless man and his perilous journey is described by the author in a such a beautiful way that it keeps you deep in thoughts as you progress with every chapter. It makes you feel righ [...]
Excellent Writing!During my train journey from to Mumbai, comfortably seated in 1st AC cabin, in the lush green hilly backdrop through the train's panasonic glass window, I started reading my Georgian friend's book DARA & completed in a stretch.. [...]
Dr Manny Gupta who is one of the renowned doctors in USA, gave a wonderful review about the book and encouraging everyone in his panel to read it. He says, “DARA is a very well written gripping story and it runs around friendship, loyalty, hone [...]