In a captivating display of beauty, talent, and elegance, Taj Vivanta Dwarka’s stage lit up on October 10th as the Miss India Planet 2023 pageant crowned its new champions. This event, co-sponsored by the renowned Gleamdiva, a leading pageant training and modeling institute founded by Preeti Vashisht Joshi, not only celebrated beauty but also broke away from traditional norms by eliminating age, weight, and height requirements, underscoring the idea that true beauty transcends boundaries.
Amidst an atmosphere of glamour and sophistication, Gurbani Kaur Chawla emerged as the unquestionable winner, claiming the coveted titles of Miss India Planet 2023 and Miss World Queen 2023. Gurbani Kaur, following her remarkable victory, expressed her dedication to using her newfound platform to advocate for causes close to her heart. A passionate advocate for body positivity, her journey leading up to this crown is an inspirational testament to her resilience.
Vania Gupta secured the 1st runner-up position, embodying grace and remarkable talent. Beyond her striking beauty, Vania Gupta personifies compassion and a commitment to promoting positive change. She transcends the traditional role of a beauty queen, emerging as a genuine ambassador for equality, acceptance, and humanity. Her radiant charm is poised to leave a lasting impact on the world.
Sanzila Gautam, the 2nd runner-up and recipient of the Miss Fashion Icon title, added her unique style to the pageant. Proficient in Hindi, she has harnessed the power of this beautiful language to communicate, connect, and drive positive change within her community. Her dual advocacies for animal welfare and the promotion of Hindi as her superpower promise to unite people in a common purpose.
The grand finale was highlighted by a dazzling fashion show presented by Gleamdiva, with transparent judging overseen by a distinguished panel of judges. The esteemed judging panel featured luminaries such as Dr. Madhu Chopra, the founder of Studio Aesthetic, Dr. Neetika Modi, accomplished author Ami Ganatra, MTV supermodel Roshni Dada, and Miss India Planet 2022, Kaziah Liz Mejo.
Miss India Planet 2023 not only celebrated the diversity of its contestants but also championed empowerment and grace, redefining conventional beauty standards. It was an evening of elegance and poise, promising to serve as the foundation upon which the winners—Gurbani Kaur Chawla, Vania Gupta, and Sanzila Gautam—will embark on their journeys to make a lasting, positive impact on the world.