Ms Shivani Wazir Pasrich a versatile Economics Honours & Law graduate, an Actress and Odissi dancer, is actively involved with social concerns. She has been working for the cause of safe motherhood with the White Ribbon Alliance. She is a member of the Executive Committee for the Delhi Society for the Welfare of Special Children. In 2009, Shivani was awarded ‘Pride of the Nation’ and in 2013 she received the Universal Humanity Award. She was also the recipient of the India Foundation award for excellence in her field and the Women Achievers recognition from TIE.
Shivani launched her production house SWP Productions to raise awareness on issues that plague society. Her play, “Draupadi – Will my spirit move on?” addressed issues relating to women’s empowerment. Her conservation project, “I am the Tiger” has travelled extensively to spread awareness through performance, art and sport.
Shivani has anchored and acted in a number of television serials and has a vibrant persona as a compere. She works on live quiz shows, company launches, special government events, music album releases, beauty pageants and fashion shows. Shivani won the coveted Miss India World Wide title in 1992 and went on to work in Yash Chopra’s National award winning film ,’Dil To Pagal Hai’. Her interest in dance, theatre and choreography led her to a diverse career during which she was engaged as a Consultant by the Hon’ble Speaker to help launch Lok Sabha (Parliament of India) TV channel.