Mr. & Miss India T&T 2011

Mr & Miss India Trinidad & Tobago 2011

The Annual mr. & miss India Trinidad & Tobago, after been pushed back for three weeks from its orginal date of 21st May 2011 with indian guest singer INDAR KHANHAI, was eventually a great success on June 11th 2011, at the Divali Nagar Auditorium.
This year competition was open with all 11 contestants,4 guys for the Mr. India and 7 girls for the Miss India, the contestants opened the stage with a welcoming and introduction dance that lead into the introduction of each contestants.
graceful modelling of each contestants was portrait as they wore orange Tshirts and black skirts for the young ladies and black elegant pants for the young men.
The eleven contestants modelled across teh stage in different garment portraying beauty, poisse, and technigues in modelling. This competition was judged out f four catagories,
1. Oriential wear-Indian wear---25%
2. Evening wear/ gown---25%
3. Talent---25%
4.Intellegence (question & answering)---25%

This pageantw as much more unique tahn any other pageant,whereas on the night of the crowning when most pageants would focus more on modelling and intellegnce, the pageant producers amde made everything in one, giving everthing on one night. there were many who looked nervous and was speaking for teh first time on stage i public, but for some it was if they were professionls.
the garments of each contestant were magnificent, extra ordinary and beautiful. the guys wore their beautiful traditional bridal kurta and Bridal sherwani with Pugree's, some were more hand worked than others.For most of the female contestants they wore tradition saree and ghagra. soon after each contestant crosse dteh stage with tehir beautiful indain wear it was into the talent segment where supporter, fans and family was able to view the different atelnts of contestants as tehy portrait, indian stars and persons in dance, monologues, songs, musical instruments and most of all acting and dancing.
saturday night at teh Divali Nagar was a night that many will not forget in years to come, as the popular Miss universe Of Dance , Ms. molly Brigelalsingh made her appearance in dance and teh vikaash dance group, this segment lead directly into the eveing wear, as both male and female contestants modelled their elegant evening garment. the moment had arrived where many will deetermined their intellegnce and the way they answer their questions. n teh satge many was shaking and teh worried look was on each face, as tehy answered tehir questions, some fumble while soem was confident. the results was in, after 20 minutes as teh judges tally their sheets.
The 2nd runner up Male --- Mr. India Belmont---Avinash Mutroo
2nd runner up female--- Miss india Couva---farrah Hosein
1st runner up male---Mr. India Penal---Rishard Khan
1st runner up female---Miss india Fyzabad---Usha Sooknanan

Then moment everyone was waiting for.
Mr. & miss India Trinidad & Tobago 2011
Mr. India Tunapuna---Leston paul
Miss India Arima ---Hassiba Mohammed

the winners of mr. and miss india trinidad & tobago will represent this beautiful country in seperate international pageants in Jamaica and USA, of this year. the runners up also was given teh opportunity to represent Trinidad In guadeloupe in july for indian garment competition.
Amonst the prizes that was won their was also many special prizes taht was taken away by contestants and winners for their involvement and commitment towards the show.
Once again thanks to the producers and organizers of the pageant for a wonderful show. looking forwared to next year pageant.

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Home & Away says ... on Thursday, Jan 17 at 8:32 AM

If you had only read the novel "Barrel: Soul of a Migrant" you would realize how ludicrous this forced Indianization is. We need to forge our own path people.

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tnt says ... on Wednesday, Dec 19 at 12:40 PM

Don't have a problem with people enjoying their culture but I don't understand the " India" part. This shows how separate people see themselves. You are a Trinidadian first, your heritage second. Mr and Mrs East Indian would be better. SMDH

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saumya says ... on Monday, Apr 16 at 5:41 AM

congrations

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kim says ... on Thursday, Mar 15 at 2:30 PM

this pageant is soooooooooooooooooooooooo unprofessional the organizers are not people of there word

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Oops says ... on Monday, Sep 12 at 9:06 PM

Dey have to really be talented:-)

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Oops says ... on Monday, Sep 12 at 9:04 PM

Dat was the best we could offer???

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trinivancouver says ... on Monday, Aug 22 at 5:52 PM

Are we in India ?

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trinivancouver says ... on Monday, Aug 22 at 5:51 PM

Are we in India ? or Trinidad?

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Joseph Aquinas bellingham says ... on Sunday, Aug 7 at 1:35 PM

Some of my black brothers seem to be offended by other trini tribes celebrating their heritage.Jealousy will get us no where mih bredder. If we follow the other tribes we can develop a liking for ourselves and not kill each other as we are doin in

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Roland Ryce says ... on Wednesday, Jul 20 at 4:53 AM

It puzzles and amazes me that people in Trinidad particularly these so called people of Indian descent are congratulating about Miss India, this is ridiculous and shows the time warp some of these people exist in.

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lingam69 says ... on Wednesday, Jul 13 at 1:12 PM

Why the hell are we having a competition named "Mr. and Miss India?" I don't have a problem with the cultural identification, but we are born Trinis, and we should treat our country with respect, no only in words, but action. We disrespect our home.

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hassiba says ... on Thursday, Jun 23 at 6:15 PM

thank you all for the kind comments. i love u all ash samaroo especially u. :) god bless u all. ;)

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A...S says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 7:31 PM

I don't think Ms India has what it takes to enter any international pageant representing TnT, somebody better do something about that before the girl makes us shame!

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Ash Samaroo says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 7:30 PM

If the pageant was judged by 4 categories all worth 25% of the total marks... how did Haseeba win the pageant? She did not win any of the four categories and was not the most impressive looking contestant either! This pageant was bogus...

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Usha S says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 3:22 PM

Wonderful experience and lots more to come. Best Wishes!

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Estrilita Henry says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 12:23 PM

Well done to guys and congratulations to my good friend leston Paul I knew you would have done well much love keep it up

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lpaul says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 12:17 PM

excellent

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V. Mahabir says ... on Friday, Jun 17 at 12:11 PM

wow... this show was absolutely great... very professional.. congrats again to mr & miss india 2011 Leston Paul & Hassiba Mohammed.. & all the other contestants... great job :)

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