Annie Rupani (Artist)

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Annie Rupani is an American resident. The beautiful Annie Rupani has become an overnight sensation after earning the title of Miss Pakistan World 2010 on August 20, 2010.
Annie Rupani was wearing dazzling hot pink gown and She was looking mesmerizing.  Miss Pakistan World tiara wooed the million hearts. The event took place at Pearson Convention Center in Toronto, Canada by Sonia Ahmed. This was the eighth Miss Pakistan World pageant that was initially started by Sonia Ahmed. The event was a grand success in which 650 people across USA and Canada came to witness the crowning of  eighth Pakistani beauty, Annie Rupani. She is an enterpreneur. Also the founder of her " Cacao and Cardimum", a chocolate sweets in combination with Pakistani spices manufacturing company.

Title Description
Personal
Name: Annie Rupani
In Urdu: عيني روپاڻِي‎
Nick name: Annie
Famous As: Miss Pakistan World 2010, "Ramadan Queen,"
Nationality: Pakistani
Residence: Houston, Texas, USA
Education: Masters in Political Science
Religion: Islam
Profession: Entrepreneur, Modeling
Height: 5 ft 7 inches
Awards : Second Runner up at the Miss Intercultural 2012 pageant,Miss Pakistan World 2010
Born
Date: 9 April 1989
Zodiac: Aries
Place: Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Hobby: Experiment with chocolates
Family
Ethnicity: Sindhi
Career
Occupation(s): Enterpreneur
Owner: Owner of Her company Cacao and Cardimum


Profile

Early life and Education

with sonia ahmed

with sonia ahmed

Annie Rupani is 28 years old from Sugar Land, Texas representing Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. She was crowned Miss Pakistan World 2010 on August 20, 2010 in Toronto, Canada. She has studied Religion and Anthropology at Boston University. She has also studied abroad in London during the fall semester of 2008 and was able to travel to several countries in Western Europe which triggered her fascination for other cultures. Annie’s interests include laughing, traveling, and cooking, and the outdoors. [1] education  

Career

Previous Achievements

Rupani previously worked at Congressman Ted Poe's office, the Texas Office for State-Federal Relations, the Texas Governor’s office as well as at the United Nations as an intern. She is currently a Student Ambassador at the Howard Thurman Center at Boston University. She was also on the Boston University Mock Trial team and visited an elementary school weekly to help run their after school Girl Scouts program.

Rupani foundation

Visit to NWFP

Visit to NWFP

Rupani who along with her father has established the Rupani Foundation to create employment, promote equity participation, and reduce poverty in the mountain communities of South and Central Asia. The Foundation's objective is to create economic opportunities, knowledgeable leadership, and 'aristocracies of merit' for the marginalized communities, particularly women and youth. The main focus is to develop programs such as Gem Cutting and Polishing Training Centers and Early Childhood Education Centers for the growth of the people living in inaccessible areas.  

Annie Rupani says

cooking in her home

cooking in her home

In her own words, She says "The one charity that is close to my heart is Rupani Foundation. My father created this charity in 2006 and with the help and support from those around us, we have been able to open doors for the people in the Northern Areas of Pakistan, particularly women. Rupani Foundation began by opening gem cutting and polishing centers which gave women training in how to cut and polish gems so as to create another source of income for their household. The number of centers has grown significantly and now Rupani Foundation is taking upon other projects such as early child development initiatives and hydro-electric power generation. Besides the fact that I am biased considering this is my family’s foundation, I have personally been to the mountainous areas of Pakistan and helped inaugurate these centers. I have personally spoken to the women whose lives are changing under these initiatives as they are being given opportunities for work outside of the house. The reason I support Rupani Foundation is because I strongly believe in its values and approach to create a higher standard of living for all in Pakistan." [2] foundation  

Cacao Cardamom

at inaugration of her shop

at inaugration of her shop

Annie Rupani makes some of the most beautiful chocolates you have ever seen.she found ways to de-stress during breaks. But unlike everyone else, her stress-reliever was making chocolate. That passion and love for the sweet confection helped her discover what she really wanted to do in life, and law school wasn’t in the picture anymore. Rupani is the owner of Cacao & Cardamom a chocolate company, with special spices from Pakistan and around the world mixed with chocolate served as a speciality! After getting crowned Miss Pakistan World, Rupani studied all about Chocolates in Malaysia and then furthered her knowledge in the USA. While asking about her views on chocolate she says" “I was just obsessed with food; I was obsessed with cooking. Chocolate was just one of those things that I had a certain affinity to just because of the process,” Rupani says. “Chocolate somehow captures people’s hearts. There are so many things that surround chocolate that are just so intriguing and people have a strong memory to it, and I was one of those people. I was really intrigued by the process. I wanted to be a chocolate maker.”  [3] cacao

Miss Pakistan World 2010

with runners up

with runners up

This beauty queen nicknamed, "Ramadan Queen," was crowned in the month of Ramadan and the Miss Pakistan World event itself drew upon a lot of media as it was being held in the crisis situation of the floods that were taking place in Pakistan. Rupani, bagged a title of Miss Perfect Ten for the best physique in the pageant as well as the winning title of Miss Pakistan World 2010. 

Other News

Annie on stage

Annie on stage

In January 2011, Rupani openly supported Veena Malik, a Pakistani actress who was being criticized for being on an Indian Television show, Bigg Boss (Indian TV series). Rupani spoke in defence for Malik and said that it was unfortunate for Pakistan to have a male dominated society in which women were being victimized. Rupani added that such clerics were targeting women in general so that they remain uneducated, submissive and weak. Rupani became one of the first few women to step up and support Malik.