Mrs. Pratibha Saunshimath was crowned Mrs. India in 2015. She is been described as “She’s Mentor”; “She’s a Mother”, She’s an Inspiration”, “She is Beautiful and a Star”, “She’s a Queen”, She’s a Go-Getter”, “She’s a Friend”, ‘She’s a Winner”, “She’s the support”, “She’s a Rock-Star”, and She’s the Sunshine that Never Stops Shining”- Yes all these words truly describe what she is, and what she will be forever.
A brief Bio of Mrs. Pratibha Saunshimath :
Born to Dr.V.S Patil Kulkarni and Kamala Patil on 2 November 1966, as the eldest of four, a sister Prafulla, Two younger brothers Pradeep and Praveen, she grew up in different districts of Karnataka, like Belgaum, Dharwad, Gulbarga and Bengaluru. She had professional training for athletics in Kanteerava stadium during 1985-87, where she played volleyball and women’s cricket for her college.
She got married to Basavaraj Saunshimath in 1987, lived in Alamatti dam site for a year before moving to Hubli for next 14 years.
Mrs. India 2015 – Mrs. Prathima Saunshimath :
The glamorous and Beautiful Mother of two grown-up children, Pratibha Saunshimath from Bengaluru, was crowned as “Mrs India 2015”, and “Mrs Asia International 2015” and “Mrs Asia Photogenic 2015”- and who presently is the Regional Director of “Mrs India’ pageants.
Pratibha Saunshimath is very passionate about dancing and acting. Sports and dancing have been an integral part of her life. She has worked and was a part of Shiamak Davars Bengaluru team for 11 years.
Lately, she has started dance classes of her own and worked for a producer as production designer in a Kannada movie in 2008 – 09 where exposure to camera interviews was an educational experience for her.
Achievements of Mrs. Pratibha :
With her own choreography, Pratibha managed to reach the 3rd round of Zee TV DID Supermoms. As the Director of ‘Mrs India 2017’ and also Director for ‘Mrs India Karnataka Pageant’, she has organized the pageants very systematically and has given her 100% contribution to make the pageants successful.
A very Strict task master Pratibha was the show Director of all ‘Mrs India’ Pageants including ‘Mrs India 2017′,’ Mrs India North 2017′, ‘Mrs India South 2017’, ‘Mrs India West 2017’, and ‘Mrs India Karnataka 2017’.
Multi-faceted personality :
Pratibha is a multifaceted personality who is a fabulous Dancer, actor and model who has acted in many TV advertisements and documentary Films. Never-give-up attitude is what has made her special, who has successfully proved that age is just a number.
Pratibha is not only a loving Mom to her two children but she is also a strong lady with engaging thoughts. She is incredibly sharp, intelligent, confident and poised. She is more than just a beauty and socialite.
She is a go-getter and an achiever- her success in the 2015 pageant is the proof. She has always understood fashion and style to be an expression of the unique and beautiful inner self of each individual person.
Mrs. India Pageant :
Mrs. India Karnataka Pageant aims to empower women and enrich opportunities for personal growth. Mrs. Karnataka India inspires women of diverse backgrounds and culture to come together nationally and internationally, support lifelong commitment to uplifting those in need and develop a sense of global responsibility.
The pageant is not looking for models. It is organized to make role models. According to Pratibha, “Mrs. India Karnataka is the only beauty pageant that celebrates beauty in diversity.”
The event aims at reaching every nook and corner of the State and to bring out the talents among married women and giving them a prestigious platform to showcase themselves to the rest of the world.
Registration for the pageant :
All Contestants are required to pay a registration fees of INR 2500.00 + 18% GST i.e INR 2950.00. The contestant has to share a screenshot of the same.