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Kanishka Soni Height, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Marital Status: Married
Age: 35 Years
Hometown: Ahmedabad, Gujarat


Kanishka Soni

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionActress
Known for• Playing the role of Daisaa's daughter-in-law in the television show Diya Aur Baati Hum (2011) on StarPlus
• Becoming the second Indian women to perform sologamy
Physical Stats & More
[1]Kanishka Soni - Facebook Heightin centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)33-25-33
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (Telugu): Devaraya (2012)
Kanishka Soni in the Telugu film 'Devaraya' (2012)
TV: Bathroom Singer (2007) on Filmy
Kanishka Soni in the show Bathroom Singer (2007)
Awards, Honours, Achievements • 2015: Gorwanta Gujarati Award for contribution in the Indian Entertainment industry
Kanishka Soni posing with Gorwanta Gujarati award
• 2015: Multi-talented Beauty title by The Times of India
Kanishka Soni given Multi- talented beauty title by The Times of India
• 2016: Women’s achievement award
• 2016: Roshan Sitare Bollywood Award
Political Career
Political PartyRepublican Party of India (A) [2]Deccan Herald
Logo of Republican Party of India (A)
Personal Life
Date of Birth16 August 1987 (Sunday)
Age (as of 2022) 35 Years
BirthplaceAhmedabad, Gujarat
Zodiac signLeo
SignatureKanishka Soni's signature
NationalityIndian
HometownAhmedabad
SchoolKendriya Vidyalaya, Shahibaug, Ahmedabad
College/University• Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune
• Institute of Business Studies & Research, Mumbai
• Rishikesh Yoga Teacher Training Center, Rishikesh
Educational Qualification(s) [3]Kanishka Soni - Linkedin• MBA in finance at Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune
• Postgraduate degree in finance at Institute of Business Studies & Research, Mumbai
• Yoga Teacher Training Course at Rishikesh Yoga Teacher Training Center, Rishikesh
ReligionHinduism
Kanishka Soni performing Hindu rituals
Food HabitVegetarian
Kanishka Soni's Instagram post about her eating habits
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried (sologamy)
Marriage DateOn 6 August 2022, she took to social media to announce that she had married herself.
Kanishka Soni's Instagram post about her marriage
Family
ParentsFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
Kanishka Soni with her mother
SiblingsBrother- Name Not Known (deceased)
Kanishka Soni

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kanishka Soni

  • Kanishka Soni is an Indian television actress who is known for playing the role of Daisaa’s daughter-in-law in the television show Diya Aur Baati Hum (2011) on StarPlus. In 2022, she became the second Indian women to marry herself.
  • When she was in school, she used to take part in various extracurricular activities like dancing, singing, drama, and sports, but she never thought that she would become an actress. She started her career as a model.

    Kanishka Soni during her teenage years

    Kanishka Soni during her teenage years

  • Before starting modelling, she worked as an assistant in the account and admin department at HPK Creation in 2007 and worked there till 2018.
  • In 2019, she started working as an admin and account manager at Ankit Krishna And Sons Private Limited
  • She appeared as a contestant and guest in the reality shows Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 2 (2009), Exhausted with VJ Juhi (2009), and Rakhi Ka Swayamwar (2009).
  • She has appeared in various South Indian films including Pathayeram Kodi (2013) and Yuvrajayam (2014).

    Kanishka Soni in the Tamil film 'Pathayeram Kodi'

    Kanishka Soni in the Tamil film ‘Pathayeram Kodi’

  • In an interview, she talked about her experience of working in the South Indian industry and said,

    Being part of the south entertainment industry has helped me learn acting. I’m happy to have work experience with popular stars like Srikant in ‘Devaraya’, Vivekanandan, known professionally as Vivek, in movie ‘Pathayeram Kodi’ and also with S. S. Rajamouli sir. All those experiences today are helping me to get Hollywood projects.”

  • She appeared in the Bollywood film Paisa Ho Paisa (2015).

    Kanishka Soni in the film Paisa Ho Paisa (2015)

    Kanishka Soni in the film Paisa Ho Paisa (2015)

  • She has appeared in various mythological dramas including Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev (2012) as Princess Revati, Sankat Mochan Hanumaan (2012) as Saraswati Devi and Maa Parvati, Mahabharat (2015) as Parashvi (Vidur’s Wife), Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap (2015), and Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman (2016) as Sumitra.

    Kanishka Soni in the mythological show Sankatmorchan Hanumaan (2012)

    Kanishka Soni in the mythological show Sankatmorchan Hanumaan (2012)

  • She has appeared in various television shows including Baal Veer (2012), Gumrah: End of Innocence (2013), MTV Webbed (2014), SuperCops vs Supervillains (2015), and Savdhaan India (2016).

    Kanishka Soni in the television drama Gumrah End of Innocence (2013)

    Kanishka Soni in the television drama Gumrah End of Innocence (2013)

  • She appeared in television shows Pavitra Rishta (2012), Firangi Bahu (2014), Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala (2018), and Devi Adi Parashakti (2020).

    Kanishka Soni in the television show Devi Adi Parashakti (2020)

    Kanishka Soni in the television show Devi Adi Parashakti (2020)

  • She has made an appearance in advertisements for various recognised brands like Huggies diaper, Shriram cement, Slicer and Dicer Tele, LIC, Provo Glasses and JULIET Punjabi dresses.

  • Apart from acting and modelling, she likes singing. She owns a singing company named ‘Kaso Muzik.’ In 2022, she lent her voice to a song featured in the Hindi drama film M A PASS (Sarkari Naukri) (2022).

    Poster of the movie M.A. PASS

    Poster of the movie M.A. PASS

  • She is associated with the NGO named ‘Rescue Foundation’ in Mumbai. The NGO aims at terminating the practice of human trafficking and forced prostitution by rescuing girls who are trapped in the red-light area. Kanishka donates clothes to the foundation and also provides it with financial aid. In an interview, she talked about her social activity and said,

    I have been associated with this foundation since last 4-5 years. I donate them clothes and financially help them and whatever I can do. I also try to help them in other ways and go in weekends to their kandivali branch and spend time with them. It gives me happiness when i see smile on their faces. They are very talented and I Sing and dance along with them to spread some smile on their faces. It’s very sad to know that how they are thrown into forced prostitution with girls as young as 5 to 8 years old.”

    Kanishka Soni with the girls of NGO

    Kanishka Soni with the girls of NGO

  • Later, Kanishka started her career in Hollywood as she believed that there was a lack of job security in India. She said that some TV shows in which she appeared came to an end in less than three months after which she had to start from scratch. So, she left the Indian television industry and started working on Hollywood projects. In 2021, she worked on an international project, a short film titled ‘Choice Is Your.’ In an interview, she talked about the project and said,

    I always dreamed of becoming an actress. Earlier in India, I enjoyed a lot of fame for my work but finally I realised that it’s time to do something bigger. It was not an easy decision to quit acting in Indian projects when I was at peak. But with the amount of love and appreciation I’m enjoying here. I feel lucky that I switched over and don’t regret it at all.”

    Kanishka Soni in the short film 'Choice Is Your'

    Kanishka Soni in the short film ‘Choice Is Your’

  • She has a Buddha tattoo on the left side of her back.

    Kanishka Soni's tattoo

    Kanishka Soni’s tattoo

  • In 2022, she became the second woman in India after Kshama Bindu to perform a sologamy. In an Instagram post, she wrote,

    Married to myself since I fulfilled all my dreams my own & the only person I am in love with is MYSELF answer to all questions I am getting I don’t need any Man Ever .. I am happy always alone & in solitude with my guitar I am the goddess, Strong & Powerful, Shiva & Shakti everything is inside ME, Thank you.”

  • She is an avid dog lover and often posts pictures of them on social media.

    Kanishka Soni posing with a dog

    Kanishka Soni posing with a dog