Manasa Varanasi Height, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Hyderabad
Height: 5’ 9 1⁄2”
Age: 24 Years

Manasa Varanasi

Famous forWinning the title of the Femina Miss India 2020
Manasa Varanasi after being crowned as the Femina Miss India 2020
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 176 cm
in meters- 1.76 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 9 1⁄2”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-26-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth21 March 1997 (Friday)
Age (as of 2021)24 Years
BirthplaceHyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (now in Telangana)
Zodiac signAries
HometownHyderabad, Telangana
SchoolGlobal Indian International School (GIIS) Kuala Lumpur Campus, Malaysia
College/UniversityVasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad
Educational QualificationB.Tech. in Computer Science
HobbiesDancing, Singing, Reading, Travelling, Doing Embroidery, Skygazing
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNikhil Mandalika (rumoured)
Manasa Varanasi with her boyfriend Nikhil Mandalika
ParentsFather- Anumani Varanasi
Mother- Shailaja Varanasi
Manasa Varanasi with her mother
SiblingsShe has one younger sister, Meghana Varanasi.
A childhood photo of Manasa Varanasi with her parents and siblings
Manasa Varanasi with her younger sister
Favourite Things
Quote“Instructions for living a life: Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” by Mary Oliver
Scent(s)Cherry Blossom, Freshly Ground Coriander, Pesto
Colour(s)Fiery Red, Turquoise
Dessert(s)Tiramisu, Fruit Pudding, Rasmalai
BookThe Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
TV ShowThe Office (2005)
Songs‘Social Jungle’ by Herizen, ‘We Are the Champions’ by Queen
Movie Dialogue“Why do we fall, Bruce? So we can learn to pick ourselves up.” from the film Batman Begins (2005)
Film(s)Dead Poets Society (1989), Interstellar (2014), Andhadhun (2018)
Beauty QueenPriyanka Chopra

Manasa Varanasi

Some Lesser Known Facts About Manasa Varanasi

  • Manasa Varanasi is an Indian model and beauty queen who won the title of the Femina Miss India 2020.
  • She grew up in an upper-middle-class family in Hyderabad along with her three siblings.

    Manasa Varanasi's childhood photos

    Manasa Varanasi’s childhood photos

  • At an early age, Manasa was inclined towards performing arts, and she started participating in various extra-curricular activities held in her school.
  • The event of Priyanka Chopra winning the title of the Miss World 2000 inspired Manasa Varanasi to step into the beauty pageant. In an interview, Manasa revealed that she idolised Priyanka Chopra and said,

    Out of all the beauty queens, Priyanka Chopra stands out to me because she’s an explorer – she has always chosen to push her boundaries and made her mark in various spaces – music, movies, entrepreneurship, social work, and the list goes on. Also, as a shy kid who tried to make herself heard, I always looked up to Priyanka for the outspoken badass that she was. It’s her versatility and strength that I draw inspiration from.”

  • During her school years, she worked as a committee member for a non-governmental organization (NGO), Interact Club by Rotary International, where she worked from 2011 to 2012. [1]LinkedIn
  • After completing her schooling at Global Indian International School (GIIS) Kuala Lumpur Campus in Malaysia, Manasa pursued a degree in computer science at Vasavi College of Engineering in Hyderabad, where she got involved in many extracurricular activities including dance, music, and drama.
  • Manasa Varanasi was a key member of her college’s music band, NINE DAYS. According to Manasa, the members of this music band used to call her ‘Adele of the band.’

    Manasa Varanasi (2nd from right) with the members of her college's music band NINE DAYS

    Manasa Varanasi (2nd from right) with the members of her college’s music band NINE DAYS

  • While studying at Vasavi College of Engineering, she won her first beauty queen title when she was crowned as Ms. Fresher.

    Manasa Varanasi as the winner of Ms. Fresher of her college

    Manasa Varanasi as the winner of Ms. Fresher of her college

  • While pursuing engineering, she did a one-month internship at Reliance Jio USA, Inc. as a trainee.
  • During her college years, she also worked as the Centre Head for a non-governmental organization (NGO), Make A Difference, where she worked for three years from 2015 to 2018. [2]LinkedIn
  • After graduating with a computer science degree from Vasavi College of Engineering, Manasa Varanasi joined a financial firm, FactSet Fix Certification Engineer, in Hyderabad, where she started working as a financial information exchange analyst in June 2018.
  • Manasa Varanasi won the title of Miss Telangana 2019 while working as a financial information exchange analyst in Hyderabad; gearing her up for the Femina Miss India 2020.
  • On 10 February 2021, in a grand finale event held at Mumbai’s Plush Hotel, Suman Ratan Singh Rao, the winner of Femina Miss India 2019, crowned Manasa Varanasi the Femina Miss India 2020. In the same event, Uttar Pradesh’s Manya Singh was crowned Miss India 2020 runner-up, while Haryana’s Manika Sheokand was declared Miss Grand India 2020 by a jury panel comprising of actors Neha Dhupia, Chitrangada Singh, Pulkit Samrat, and renowned designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock.

  • According to Manasa Varanasi, she considers her mother, grandmother, and younger sister as the three most influential people in her life.
  • Apart from performing arts, Manasa loves to experience adventurous activities, and she has trekked Karnataka’s highest peak, Mullayanagiri Peak.

    Manasa Varanasi's Instagram post about trekking Karnataka's Mullayanagiri Peak

    Manasa Varanasi’s Instagram post about trekking Karnataka’s Mullayanagiri Peak

  • Manasa has a unique hobby of skygazing through tree branches.

    Manasa Varanasi's Instagram post about skygazing

    Manasa Varanasi’s Instagram post about skygazing

  • During the COVID-19 lockdown period in India, she revealed another skill of her of embroidery through various posts on Instagram.

    Manasa Varanasi's Instagram post about her embroidery work

    Manasa Varanasi’s Instagram post about her embroidery work

  • In an interview, Manasa revealed that she was trained in Indian sign language. She talked about this skill through a video post on Instagram in which she said,

    I learned to sign because…learning makes me happy. When I started learning the language, it was mostly my curiosity driving me. But over time, as I started listening with my eyes, I started understanding the beauty of deaf culture. I hope we all work together in making society more inclusive for the deaf community.”

  • Manasa Varanasi is a dog lover, and she often shares her love for canines by uploading their pictures on social media.

    Manasa Varanasi cuddling a puppy

    Manasa Varanasi cuddling a puppy

  • Here’s an interesting video about Manasa Varanasi’s biography: