Ruby Rana Shah
Miss Nepal 1994 (First Miss Nepal)

I love
Children
Traveling
Honest people

 

I hate
Liars
Pollution
Dirty politics
A Beauty Queen according to me…
is a role model who is beautiful, trendy, intelligent and has good moral values.



My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen
Usha Khadgi and Sugarika K.C

 

What my title means to me
The essence of beauty with a heart

 

A message to aspiring Beauty Queens
Beauty Queen is a woman of the new millennium- pretty, intelligent, opinionated and strong.

 

A message to those who are against beauty pageants
Its not only physical beauty, being women and beauty queens, we contribute our strength and courage for our nation.

 

Usha Khadgi
Miss Nepal 2000

I Love
My daughterUgeshna.
Shoping.
Cooking.

 

I Hate
Back biting.
Spiders.
Dust.

 

A Beauty Queen according to me is…
a blend of beauty and brain.

 

My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen…
is Miss Nepal 2004, Payal Shakya.


What my title means to me…
Turning point of my life.

 

A message to aspiring Beauty Queens…
Always respect elders.

 

A message to those who are against beauty pageants…
First think and try to know the details truth of beauty pageants.

Malvika Subba
Miss Nepal 2002

I Love
My family and friends
Riyaj
My job



I hate:
Corrupt politicians
Late comers
Unprofessional people
A Beauty Queen according to me is…
One who carries herself with poise, is intelligent, smart and in your face, strong woman.

My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen:
Saddicha Shrestha

What my title means to me: Its been 9 years , but I am still addressed as Miss Nepal, no matter what I do. It has given me recognition and respect.

 

A message to aspiring Beauty Queens:
Be yourself, know the world, be focused about your goals and ambitions.


A message to those who are against the Beauty Pageants:
Nothing has ever stopped the pageants from happening, nothing ever will. Please go do something productive, rather than protesting once every year.

 

Zenisha Moktan
Miss Nepal 2009

I love
My family
My boyfriend
Everything in my life



I hate
Saying goodbyes
Fake people
Slow Internet connection
A Beauty Queen according to me …
is a real woman who inspires others who look up to her to lead a happy, beautiful life.

My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen
Shweta Singh



What my title means to me
Achievement! This is what I’ve always wanted and when I see the crown today, I know I’ m on the right track.


A message to aspiring Beauty Queens
Be aware, know yourself, educate and empower yourself. Be nice to people, work hard and stay grounded.

A message to those who are against beauty pageants
You are free to pursue your life, let me pursue mine. You have no right to judge anyone!

Sugarika KC
Miss Nepal 2005

I Love
Trees
Shopping
Travelling

I Hate
Over partying
Oily foods
Women violence

A Beauty Queen according to me is…
Talent, humane, bold and beautiful.

My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen…
Ruby Rana, 1st Miss Nepal.

 

What my title means to me…
A platform to demonstrate my passions, performance & the reason to my being.


A message to aspiring Beauty Queens…
Explore your strengths, focus on fine tuning your talents and cleanse your inner beauty

A message to those who are against beauty pageants…

Your discouragement provided more strength to aspiring talents and one day you may realize its importance when your daughter will participate.

 

Kriti Tamang
Miss Teen Nepal 2010

I Love
Facing the camera
The fact that I am a beauty queen
The colour purple and not to forget my family and my friends



I Hate:
when people get judgemental
creepy creature
when I get nervous

A beauty queen according to me is:
Someone who has it in her from the core of her heart.

 

My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen:
Malvika Subba (Miss Nepal 2002)



What this Title means to me :
It is a dream come true and a milestone in the journey of my life.


A message to aspiring Beauty Queens:
Believe in yourself and your dreams.

 

A Message to those who are against Beauty pageants:
If they’ve got the right to protest then we’ve got the right to participate.

 

 

Anjali Pradhanang
Miss Teen Nepal 1st Runner Up 2010

I love
My hair
Speaking in public
Shopping



I hate
Fats
Imposters
My stubborness



A Beauty Queen according to me is …

The one who is beautiful inside out



My favorite Nepali Beauty Queen is
Usha Khadgi

What my title means to me
The biggest achievement I have till date.


A message to aspiring Beauty Queens
Have confidence, believe in yourself and stand out

 

A message to those who are against beauty pageants
I feel that a beauty pageant is the place where you can explore yourself and no one should have the right to meddle with that.

 

Alisha Kunwar
Miss Teen 2010, second runner up

I love:
Giving poses
Make up
Cameras



I Hate:
When I get nervous
Reptiles
Judgemental people



A Beauty Queen is:
One who believes in herself and believes in what she does



My Favorite Nepali Beauty Queen is
Malvika Subba


What my title means to me:
A dream come true.



A message to aspiring Beauty Queens:
Just believe in yourself and follow your dreams

 

A message to those who are against beauty pageants

The world has moved on and its time that we do the same.