Koyal RANA
  • Age: 21
  • Height: 173
  • Occupation: NGO Director – Moksha Foundation

Koyal was born in Royal Jaipur, before growing up in Delhi. At the age of 19, she set up the Moksha Foundation with her friends, an NGO focused on encouraging green energy production and awareness campaigns for health and legal issues. Having studied International Finance at Harvard, as well as Business, Koyal hopes to eventually influence policy changes on a national scale through her work. Aside from her career path, Koyal likes adventure sports alongside less unusual activities like swimming and badminton. She is also a skilled dancer, specifically contemporary and semi-classical disciplines.

“India is a country which has diverse cultures, multilingual & multifaceted people, and festivals & celebrations all year round.”


Question Time With Koyal

What website could you not live without and why?

Google News: It summarizes the latest updates and broadcasts of all my topics of interest from around the world in just the click of a button.

What is the best App you’ve used in the last year?

Quora: it’s an app which focuses on providing answers to all possible questions there can be raised in mankind. This is a fun way of increasing my knowledge.

What is your favourite fashion website?

Vogue, Premier Vision & Ritu Kumar’s website.

What item of makeup could you not live without?

Least to say, Kajal and lip gloss. They are simple, natural and expressive.

Favourite book?

A Thousand Splendid Suns, by Khalid Hosseini. It depicts relationships between mother and daughter and how love can overcome all obstacles with heroism.

What annoys you most of about the world you live in?

I wish people valued their existence and utilize each opportunity that life gives them to the fullest. So it annoys me when people don’t take this world seriously, where they live in.

Koyal's outfit...


World Designer Dress:

This black embellished strapless gown, designed by Falguni & Shane Peacock is decorated with gold sequins and Swarovski crystals around the tightly fitted bodice which falls down into a floor-length skirt with a large front slit also coated in sequins towards the floor level of the skirt.


Formal Evening Wear:

This is a blush pink gown with slight off-shoulder sleeves and a crystal embellished sweetheart neckline. The figure hugging dress designed by Shantanu & Nikhil features delicate detailing resembling blossoms and vines with crystals on the waist and knee length where it flares in a fishtail style with a small train behind.


India BWAP 2014

Koyal Rana represented India at Miss World 2014. Below is a video presentation of the work she carried out in the name of Beauty with a Purpose.

Miss World 2014 - The Winners!

17 December 2014

Here we celebrate all the winners of Miss World 2014, looking at the Continental Queens of Beauty and Challenge event winners! Miss World 2014 : Rolene Strauss, SOUTH AFRICA 1st…