Miss Nepal is an annual peasant in Nepal that selects five winners to compete in five respective international peasants as Miss World Nepal, Miss Universe Nepal, Miss Nepal Earth, Miss Nepal International, and Miss Nepal Supranational. These winners just don’t represent the country on the international platform, but at the same time, they stand as role models for many young Nepali girls.
We have often seen Miss Nepal winners doing work for society and contributing to the development of society. These winners also do social work for a project, Beauty with a Purpose, which is a Miss World peasant project. Previously, Miss Nepal peasants were taken negatively, but now people have started appreciating and accepting the peasant. From the long history of Miss Nepal, we have many winners who have won hearts and gained love from people.
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Shrinkhala Khatiwada is the first one on this list. She is First Miss Nepal to have so many fans following. After winning the crown, she received criticism as she was the daughter of well-known politicians. She was accused that her father’s name got her the title. But as time passed, she proved everyone wrong with her calmness, intelligence, and personality. She is truly a diva. For me, she is the most well-spoken Miss Nepal of all time. Architecture by profession, she is also a very intelligent young woman with mesmerizing personality. She initially received quite an appraisal for her beauty but later proved her talent and intelligence. Whenever I watch her interview, I can feel she is calm, down to earth, and very intelligent. Maybe other people also see the same, so she has such a good fan following.
Performance in Miss World
Not just in Nepal, Shrinkhala got instantly noticed by the whole world. She was placed in the top five by many Miss World prediction teams. She got noticed for her beauty and brain. And her performance in Miss World was also very good. In fact, of all the Miss Nepal winners, she did the best. Initially, her introduction video grabbed attention, and people started voting for her. The video shoot was done in Gosaikunda. She was able to win the multi-media award in Miss World. Her Beauty with a Purpose video also stood out among the rest. Her project was on creating Health Post in a remote village. The project also won the Beauty with the Purpose Award. In 2020, Nepal was placed in the top 1, and above all, it received recognition like never before. Shrinkhala did an outstanding job and represented the Nation in the best way possible. And above all, seeing so much support from people was amazing.
In our list, another name is Nikita Chandak, Miss Nepal 2017. Nikita Chandak is the first Madhesi to have won the peasant. She gained attention right after she participated in the Miss Nepal Peasant. Initially, People slammed her for her looks, but later she proved every one of them wrong with her intelligence. After winning the crown, she proved her calmness and intelligence in all her interviews. She is also one Miss Nepal that changed People’s perception of Miss Nepal peasant. Her performance in Miss world peasant was also entirely satisfactory. Currently, she is shooting for her film Sanglo.
Performance in Miss World
Her performance n Miss World 2017 was quite good. Many countries also noticed her right after her participation in the peasant. She was placed top five for her Beauty with a Purpose project. But she could not win one. The cause her project as supporting was also very good. She spoke against Chau goth and provided menstrual hygiene awareness to young girls. That project placed her in the top five. We had high hopes for her in Miss world peasant, and even though she didn’t win her performance set a benchmark for every other participant. She even made it to the top five in the multimedia award.
Maniita Devkota is the winner of the title Miss Nepal Universe 2018. She is NRN who came to Nepal to participate in Miss Nepal. Her performance in Miss Nepal and Miss world peasant both were very good. The best thing about her is her confidence and the way she speaks. She also has a very mesmerizing personality. While participating in Miss Nepal, she was a bit chubby, but she lost a lot of weight during the training and coming to the final. She received other subtitles and won the Miss Universe Nepal title in the Miss Nepal 2020 Peasant.
Though born in the Gorkha district of Nepal, she has spent most of her lifetime in the USA. At the age of eight, she moved to the United States of America with her whole family. She has a graduate degree in public health from a university in the USA.
Performance in Miss Universe
2018 was a golden year for Miss Nepal. All the representatives chosen were so good and worthy. They made Nepal very proud of the international peasants. This was the second time Miss Nepal was in Miss Universe. And in its second year of participation, Nepal received global attention. Nepal was placed in the top ten. It is truly an honor for a small country like Nepal to be placed in the top ten while many other developed countries compete. Similarly, the auction gift from Nepal also sold for the highest. Nepal debuted in Miss Universe in 2017 when Nagma Shrestha participated in the Peasant. Following the tradition, Manita Devkota participated in the peasant and did a remarkable job. The word noticed Nepal. Miss Universe is a huge peasant, and Manita Devkota represented Nepal gracefully.
Evana Manandhar is another Miss Nepal winner who is not Residential Nepali. She is the title holder of Miss Nepal 2015, crowned on April 18, 2015. After winning the title, she participated in Miss World 2015 and did quite well there. She came to Nepal from the United States solely to participate in the Pageant. After winning the title, she has been staying here in Nepal. She is now married. She is a successful entrepreneur and model in Nepal. She has not done any music videos or movies but has walked ramp shows and is actively involved in Social Campaigns.
She was born in Bhotebahal, Kathmandu, and completed her schooling in Nepal at Shuvatara School. After completing her A levels from Malpi in 2009, she moved to the United States for her graduate degree in Marketing. She joined Wilkes University and got her Business Administration degree from the University. After Completing her studies in 2014, she came to Nepal in 2015 and has lived here since then.
Evana Manadhar became Miss Nepal in the year when a massive earthquake hit Nepal. Her Beauty with Purpose award project was also related to that. During that year, she had active participation in helping the victims. She initiated and led many earthquake relief campaigns. Right now as well she is actively involved in many social campaigns.
Shristi Shrestha is the first NRN to win the title of Miss Nepal. Many winners moved to the USA after winning the title, but she is the first NRN actually to win the title. She participated in the year 2012.
She came to Nepal to participate in the pageant. After winning the crown, she has been living here. Shristi Shrestha is a very well-known figure here in Nepal and one of the most loved Miss Nepal winners of all time.
In the pageant, she won the title of Miss Confidence with the main title, Her performance in Miss World was also very good. She is the first Miss Nepal to be placed in the quarter-final of Miss Nepal. She was even placed top ten in the dances of the world. She also grabbed the eighth position in Beach Beauty and the top ten contestants for the Multimedia Award.
Talking about her early life, She was born in Chitwan in 1989. She spent most of her childhood in the city. After completing her primary education, her family moved to the United Kingdom. Since then, she has been living there. Shristi has a graduate degree in BSc. Nursing.
After winning the title, she has been staying in Nepal. She is occupied with modeling shows, plays, and movies. Her debut movie Gajalu opposite Anmol KC was a big hit. Her other movies are also doing good. She is an accomplished theatre actor and has done several dramas. She has even acted in many music videos.
This is my list of favorite Miss Nepal Winners of all time. There are other Miss Nepal wines from past years as well who did quite a good job. Who is your all-time favorite Miss Nepal? Write in the comment section.