Dr. Ajit Ravi is the managing director & owner of Miss Asia Global .Miss Asia Global is one of the finest beauty pageant from the house of Pegasus , to find the most beautiful and talented women from the Asian and Eurasian region. The event brings to the fore, the rustic beauties of the lore from the Asian & Eurasian Countries of the picturesque coastal areas. The event provides a platform for young girls with dreams in their starry eyes but no formal opportunity or backing to launch themselves into the much coveted career of fashion, film, advertising and allied glamour industries. We intend to create a Platform for the untrained to elicit enthusiasm for the trained eye. We bring the knock in through a title-event, grooming them to be able to live through any situation and condition – with élan.
Sara Damnjanovic, from Serbia, has been selected for the Miss Asia Global title – the title awarded to the winner from the Asian region – and Nguyen Thi Yen Trang (Vietnam) the Miss Asia title – the title awarded to the winner from the rest of the world – in the fifth edition of Mahindra And Manappuram Miss Asia Global, organised in Gokulam Convention Centre, Kochi.
The chief guest of the event has been YB Yeoh Soon Hin, the tourism minister of Penang, Malaysia.
Ms. Nguyen, the Miss Asia 2019, has been crowned by Honey Tianmia, who is the Miss Asia 2017. Ms. Sara, the Miss Asia Global 2019, has been felicitated by Assem Yessengeldiyeva, who is the Miss Asia Global 2018.
Leeseul Kim (Korea) and Jeanfer Ozbot (Philippines) have been awarded the Miss Asia Global first and Miss Asia Global second runner up titles respectively. The first runner up has been crowned by V P Nandakumar, the MD and CEO of Manappuram Finance Ltd, and the second runner up by Suresh Kumar E S, the Regional Sales Manager of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Mahindra and Manappuram Finance are the main partners of the event, in which around 24 beauties from around the world have contested. And, DQ watches, Sera, SAJ Earth Resorts and T Shine are the powered by partners.
The grooming session of the program commenced on 25th October at Saj Earth Resort, Ernakulam. It was handled by eminent personalities from the modelling and fashion sector.
The national costume round, black cocktail round and the white gown round have been the three main rounds in the program.
The judging panel of the event has been led by certain acclaimed personalities from the beauty and fashion sectors, such as Christine Huang, Hari Anand, Alice Lee Chan, Rajeev Pillai and Rita Martin.
The winners have been crowned with the golden crowns designed by Parakkat Jewellers.
Dr. Ajit Ravi, the Founder Chairman of the Miss Asia Global, said that the event was conducted to showcase the rich culture of the country and to promote its tourism sector.
Apart from the winners, the judging panel has also selected the sub-title winners.
The Sub-title winners:
Miss Beautiful Face: Samiksha Singh (India)
Miss Beautiful Skin: Hsieh Ling Tzu (Taiwan)
Kalpana International Miss Beautiful Hair: Yana Khramtsova (Belarus)
Miss Beautiful Smile: Leeseul Kim (Korea)
Miss Beautiful Eyes: Shanta Paul (Bangladesh)
Miss Congeniality: Singye Bidha (Bhutan)
Miss Perfect Ten: Elshamma Valdor (Haiti)
SAJ Earth Miss Talent: Karoline Aline De Morais Daniel (Brazil)
Miss Catwalk: Bonadeo Adora Jane (Australia)
Miss Personality: Tenzin Zomkey (Belgium)
Miss Photogenic: Sara Damnjanovic (Serbia)
Miss Viewers’ Choice: Sara Damnjanovic (Serbia)
Best National Costume: Dong Xiaoge (China)
Miss Social Media: Hannah Paiwan (Laos)
Miss Fitness: Oksana Zemlianukhina (Ukraine)
VeeKayVee Gourmet Queen: Ajita Rayamajhi (Nepal)
Only those who have received the official invitation from the organiser have been allowed inside the venue.
Unique Times, Juzt Shine Family Fitness, Neo TourEx Private Limited, Wow Factor, J D Institute of Fashion Technology, The Times New, Kerala Gods’ Own Country, DTPC, UT World, Europe Times, Fitness Forever, Vee Kay Vees, Parakkat Resorts and Aiswarya are the event partners of the Miss Asia Global.
Bonadeo Adora Jane (Australia), Shanta Paul (Bangladesh), Yana Khramtsova (Belarus), Tenzin Zomkey (Belgium), Singye Bidha (Bhutan), Karoline Aline De Morais Daniel (Brazil), Eva Nedelcheva Dobreva (Bulgaria), Dong Xiaoge (China), Jana Kutova (Czech Republic), Maame Yaa Asieduwah Donikor (Ghana), Elshamma Valdor (Haiti), Samiksha Singh (India), Fira Dwi Indria (Indonesia), Melissa Kassanova (Kazakhstan), Leeseul Kim (Korea), Hannah Paiwan (Laos), Aylasha Ramrachia (Mauritius), Ajita Rayamajhi (Nepal), Jeanyfer Ozbot (Philippines),Shakherezada Rastokina (Russia), Sara Damnjanovic (Serbia), Hsieh Ling Tzu (Taiwan), Oksana Zemlianukhina (Ukraine) and Nguyen Thi Yen Trang (Vietnam) are the contestants of the contest.
Azzaya Tsugt-Ochir (Mongolia), has won the Miss Asia 2018 title. In the same event, Assem Yessengeldiyeva (Kazakhstan), has wristed the Miss Asia Global title, and Apple Joy De Guzman Bacay (Philippines), and S D Chalani Rathinayaka (Sri Lanka ) have been selected as the Miss Asia first runner-up and second runner-up respectively.
The grand title winner of the Miss Asia 2018 has been crowned by Miss Asia 2017 winner Honey Tian, and the Miss Asia Global title winner and the first runner-up and second runner-up title winners have been crowned by Manappuram Finance Limited MD and CEO Dr. V P Nandakumar. In the event, held at Gokulam Convention Centre, Kaloor, Kochi, nearly twenty-five beauties from different Asia and Eurasian countries have participated.
The event has been organised by Pegasus Chairman Dr Ajit Ravi to felicitate the most intelligent and confident beauties from Asia and Eurasia.
The prime partners of the event are Manappuram Finance Limited and D Q Watches. Joy Alukkas, Medimix, T Shine are the powered by partners of the event.
There have been three rounds in the contest: national costume, black theme and white gown. The models have been supported by the music developed for Pegasus by D J Harvey Steve.
Miss Beautiful Hair – Kazakhstan
Miss Beautiful Smile – South Korea
Miss Beautiful Skin – Vietnam
Miss Beautiful Face Myanmar
Miss Beautiful Eyes – Iran
Miss Congeniality Bhutan
Miss Personality Mongolia
Miss Catwalk Romania
Miss Perfect Ten India
Miss Talent Indonesia
Miss Photogenic – Rusia
Miss Viewers Choice Tibet
Miss Social Media Vietnam
Miss Fitness – Mongolia
Miss Humanness Thailand
Gourmet Queen Philippines
The winners have been selected by a highly professional judging panel comprising of Christina Huvang (Global Charity Queen), Anjali Raut (renowned model), Yulia Dadova (Miss Eurasia 2014 top 10), Thoshma Biju (Managing Editor, Kanyaka) and Honey Tian (Miss Asia 2017). The sub-title winners have also been selected by a judging panel of experts.
The price money for the Miss Asia and Miss Asia Global has been given by Dr Elizabeth Chaco (Kalpana International). The winners have been crowned with the golden crowns designed by Parakkat Jewellers.
The grooming session of the event has been handled by an expert panel comprising of Aleena Catharine Amone (Miss Glam World Runner-up), Sameer Khar (fashion choreographer), Reji Bhasker (fashion photographer), Sudhekshina Thampi (yoga trainer), Dr. Thomas Nechipadam (denitist), and Vipin Xavier (fitness trainer).
UT TV, Kalpana International, UT World, Unique Times, Kanyaka, Sanjeevanam, Parakkat Resorts, Gokulam Park, SAJ Earth Resorts, Aiswarya Advertising, Vee Kay Vee Caterers are the event partners of the Miss Asia 2018.